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6 Hotspots For Summer 2016

Is this your year of discovery? It’s all too easy to stick to tried and tested destinations, but, if you’re looking for something new for next year, we have the answer for you with our holiday hotspots. After all, it’s never too early to dream about where your next holiday will be.

Some holidaymakers prefer to risk it and hopefully grab a last-minute deal, whereas some like to book in advance so they can take advantage of free child places and low deposits, this of course, can also help you spread the cost of your holiday.

Whenever you are ready to book, help is at hand. If you’re looking for some holiday ideas and inspiration, well look no further, we’ve done the work for you. We have handpicked six destinations which we think will be top of the holiday hotspots for summer 2016 whether you’re a family, couple or single traveller.

Short haul flights

Short haul flights are always popular with families with younger children, however some adults also prefer a shorter flight duration.


Portugal is what you could call an all-rounder. Let’s face it, with endless sandy beaches, a rich historic culture, and resorts to suit every taste from, idyllic fishing villages that have kept their traditional charm to bustling towns packed with bars and restaurants, Portugal could be the destination for you in 2016.


Italy is one of those destinations that can tick off many boxes in one go. I mean where else can you visit historical sites such as the colosseum in Rome, sample wine tasting in the rolling hills of Tuscany, take in the beautiful scenic Italian lakes, or live it up like a celeb in the glitzy Italian Riviera? Oh, and did we mention that gorgeous Italian food?

Mid haul

If you prefer to travel a little further we have some amazing mid haul destinations.

Cape Verde

Although Cape Verde is relatively a newcomer on the holiday scene, it’s the destination on everyone’s lips this year. Often referred to as the African Caribbean, Cape Verde can offer you year-round warm weather, adrenaline-charged watersports, and not forgetting those pristine sandy beaches.


Fuerteventura and its volcanic landscape make up part of the Canary Islands, and the undisputed star of the show on this beautiful island has got to be its long stretches of sandy beaches. If you prefer a little bit of adventure on your holidays, Fuerteventura is extremely popular with wind and kite surfers and it’s great for a round of golf too.

Long haul

A lot of travellers now prefer to opt for long haul holidays, and more often than not, your pound can stretch a lot further in these types of destinations.


Colourful Cuba can offer you a mix of both city and beach holidays. Step back in time to the 1950’s and hitch a ride in one of the old vintage cars in downtown Havana. Or, on the other hand kickback, relax and unwind in a beach resorts such as Varadero.


Welcome to paradise on the Dutch Caribbean Island of Aruba. Soft sandy beaches and warm clear waters are the order of the day here and not forgetting some top hospitality. It’s worth remembering that Aruba lies outside of the hurricane belt, making it a great year-round destination.

Where will 2016 take you?