Our Top Picks for Summer 2021

Save £100 per booking on Summer 2021 Holidays!*

We’re all certainly in need of a spectacular summer this year – we’re more than ready to hop on a plane again! Whether it be to explore and sight-see or simply chill-out, relax and unwind, a holiday this summer is at the top of our list of things to do.

And right now, those first summer months are more tempting than ever – as there’s currently £100 off all Summer holidays with TUI & First Choice!* Simply book your May – October getaway with us and you’ll automatically receive the extra £100 discount. Win-win!

The only hard part is deciding where to go! We’re so eager to get away that picking the perfect destination for that long-awaited getaway is more important than ever. Here’s a quick rundown of some of our top destinations in and around Europe to help you decide…

The Canaries

Our go-to destination for all-year-round sunshine: the colourful Canary Islands. You really can’t go wrong with these impressive islands any month of the year – they see toasty temperatures in the summer and enjoy lovely warm winters, meaning they’re perfect for topping up your time no matter when you decide to go.

From the most popular island of Tenerife with its towering Mount Teide, to Fuerteventura and gorgeous Grand Canaria, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to dreamy destinations. We’re talking black sand beaches, world-renowned waterparks and nights spend stargazing –  you’ll never be short on things to do.

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The sunny island of Cyprus has to be one of Europe’s most picturesque places – with crystal clear waters lying in unique coves and beautiful beaches that stretch for miles, it’s easy to see why it’s become so popular.

With a glorious Greek ambiance across the island and some of the friendliest locals you could ever wish to meet, Cyprus is perfect for all kinds of holidaymakers. Family getaways here are a great choice, with the island’s waterpark WaterWorld being a big hit with the kids. Young adults and partygoers will love the nightlife on offer in bustling Ayia Napa, and the gorgeous harbours in Paphos are the perfect place for couples to stroll along hand in hand. The summer months see soaring temperatures, so make sure to pack that SPF!

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The Balearics

When it comes to short flight times and sizzling summer sun – nothing quite beats the beauty of the Balearic Islands! Majorca is a firm favourite with families, and its capital Palma is also a big hit with culture cultures – talk about an impressive cathedral.

Plus, there’s nothing quite like an Ibiza sunset – this island may well be known for it’s big party scene, but it’s not all boat parties and nightclubs. The quieter side of Ibiza is simply stunning – Cala Llonga and Es Cana offer total peace and tranquillity amidst scenes of pure natural beauty.

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Amazing food, amazing scenery, amazing people – what’s not to love about Greece? From the steady pace of life to the gorgeous beaches and cute little coastal towns dotted all around, it’s easy to see why a holiday to Greece is more than a little tempting.

With over 200 inhabited islands as well as the mainland, you’re spoilt for choice with places to go. Couples might want to opt for the insta-worthy Santorini, while the nightlife of Zante draws in couples and groups from afar. Corfu and Crete are solid choices too – no matter where you decide, you’re just about guaranteed wonderful weather and captivating culture. Oh and let’s not forget – this is the home of the Greek gyros. Get ready to tuck in!

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Colesseum, Rome

Culture vultures will be in their element with a summer holiday to Italy. Sizzling temperatures, heaps of history to dive into and of course, an array of mouth watering food. Get ready to taste pizza and pasta from it’s true home – you’ll never settle for a frozen pizza again!

Whether you decide to soak up all the culture of the Colosseum in Rome or take a tour along the Italian Riviera, one thing’s for sure – you’ll never be short on beauty. Unspoilt coastlines, villages perched on craggy mountains, and lakes and mountains galore –  get ready to make your friends and family reeeal jealous with these wholesome holiday snaps.

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Mainland Spain

You really can’t go wrong with a holiday to Mainland Spain – you’ve got the choice of the many Costas that run down the East and South coast, with the option to pop along and visit beautiful cities like Barcelona and Valencia at the drop of a hat too.

From bustling Benidorm to luxurious Marbella and fun-loving Salou – with it’s amazing Port Aventura theme park – there really is something for everyone in Spain. And with a lovely short flight time of around 2-3 hours, you can be enjoying sublime sunshine and gorgeous beaches in no time at all!

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Cape Verde

One of our most popular holiday destinations, Cape Verde may be a little longer flight time than the other destinations above, but when you arrive you’ll soon realise it was worth the wait. These volcanic islands lie off the West coast of Africa, 500 metres from mainland Sengal, and see toasty temperatures all year round – making it both a great summer and winter holiday hot spot.

African and Brazilian influences can be found in everything from food to architecture, and of course the scenery is simply out of this world. Boa Vista serves up a dreamy desert landscape set against a backdrop of amazing mountains, and with plenty of activities to part take in – from water sports to marvellous marine life – you’ll never be short on things to do.

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Feeling inspired?

Wherever you decide to go, you can get saving on all these dreamy destinations for holidays departing in May and June this summer! That’s an extra £100 for you to spend on holiday clothes, excursions, or those all-important holiday souvenirs.

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Save £100 off Summer 2021 holidays (May – October 2021)

Save £100 per booking on TUI package holidays departing between 1st May 2021 and 31st October 2021. The minimum spend is £750 per booking before any extras such as insurance, room upgrades & selecting seats, are added. Saving is based on 2 adults sharing a room. The offer does not apply to accommodation only, flight only and ski bookings. This offer is only valid for new bookings and if applicable the discount will show on the holiday. The offer is subject to availability and may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice.