This weekend sees the start of Liverpool John Lennon Airport’s (LJLA) busiest time of the year once again, as the school holidays begin for many families from across the region.
If you are interested in any of the holiday destinations mentioned in our Top 10 Beach Holiday Destinations for 2016, don’t forget you can book your flights online or call us today on 0800 011 1082.
Summer is fast approaching and now is the time to get your summer holiday booked and sorted. The question is – where do you want to go? Whether you’re planning a family trip with the kids or a party holiday with your friends, take a look at our top 10 beach destinations for 2016 for some inspiration. In no particular order:
When it comes to the beaches in Bodrum, it doesn’t get much better. Bitez and Gumbet are two of the most popular beaches with beautiful crystal clear water and white sand to enjoy during your stay. Perfect for sunbathing and swimming, the beaches are complimented by the fantastic shops and bars on offer just a stone’s throw away.
All beaches around the Algarve’s city of Faro are incredibly beautiful – and there are plenty to choose from! Faro beach is a short distance from the airport, so if you fancy a dip in the ocean straight off the plane you won’t have far to go. Beaches in nearby towns such as Albufeira and Vilamoura are just as spectacular, and Portugal as a whole is renowned for having a brilliant nightlife.
Despite mostly being famous for the incredible nightlife, Ibiza is also home to a number of beautiful beaches and family friendly resorts. Playa d’en Bossa beach stretches as far as the eye can see and is extremely popular during the seasonal summer months. If you fancy a luxury meal with a beautiful view, make sure you visit the Blue Marlin Beach Club for some of Ibiza’s best cuisine.
- Los Angeles
Fancy a trip a little further afield? Few places in the world have such beautiful and quirky beaches as L.A. The infamous Venice beach is ideal for sight-seeing – Muscle Beach gym and Venice boardwalk are must-sees. If you fancy something slightly quieter and picturesque, El Matador is one of the most beautiful beaches on the west coast of America. With restaurants, bars, theme parks and shops galore, Los Angeles is a fantastic beach holiday for families, young couples and groups of friends.
For a mixture of historical architecture, outstanding scenery and countless beaches to enjoy the sand between your toes, the Greek island of Rhodes is a hybrid of party island and family fun. With an exciting nightlife and numerous family resorts across the whole island, Rhodes is ideal for a hot and sunny summer holiday.
Sun, sand and a superb nightlife are what makes Malaga so popular. With one of the most beautiful harbours in Spain and just a taxi ride away from Marbella, Malaga is the ideal location to get a taste of everything. As well as its beautiful beaches, Malaga is home to some of the most incredible high-end fashion boutiques and luxury restaurants.
If you love sunbathing on a beautiful beach, Malta’s warm climate won’t leave you disappointed. With the island’s numerous sunbathing spots and countless resorts, you’re spoilt for choice – not to mention the incredible Blue Lagoon at Comino, a spot perfect for swimming and snorkelling when you fancy a dip.
Fancy staying a little closer to home this year? Newquay is the perfect destination for a beautiful beach break without venturing overseas. With miles of beaches on offer perfect for surfing, sunbathing and swimming, it is the ideal destination for families and young couples alike. Aside from the beautiful beaches, there is plenty to do in Newquay!
The beautiful south eastern French coastline boasts some of Europe’s most spectacular beaches. Nice sits right in between Cannes and Monte Carlo where a lot of the world’s rich and famous venture for their summer getaways. For beautiful beaches complemented by vibrant markets and fantastic restaurants, Nice is the ideal summer getaway.
For the most idyllic crystal clear water and soft white sand you’ve ever seen, head to Zakynthos. Arguably one of the most beautiful Greek islands, Zakynthos is famous for three things – the beaches, the nightlife and the loggerhead turtles. Pop to Laganas Beach or the beach at Vassilikos during July and August to try and catch sight of the beautiful creatures.
For more information on where you can fly to from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, browse our destinations page. Or, if you have chosen where you would like to go and want to book your flights, you can call us on 0800 011 1082.
Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe commenced their latest service from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) today with staff celebrating the airline’s inaugural flight to the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Varna.
From Sunday 10 November, Widerøe is increasing the number of departures between Bergen and Liverpool to three a week.