Abta points to spain as a favorite destination for easter in united kingdom
Spain is the favorite destination of tourists from the United Kingdom in these Easter holidays, according to data from the Association of British agencies ABTA.
Which are called Easter Bank Holidays, comprising the weekend from 3 to April 6, will go abroad 1.8 million British, who have chosen as priority the Spanish destinations, especially the Canary and Balearic Islands. However, given the date of these holidays early this year, snow destinations will also have quite a few supporters.
ABTA highlights that the average temperature in Malaga for this weekend is 23 degrees, 30 degrees in the resorts of the Red Sea in Egypt and 25 in Turkey. In terms of destinations in long RADIUS is Florida, with a temperature of 26 degrees. Long distance are also very popular in the Mexican Caribbean resorts.
Have also had high demand the city breaks to Paris, Dublin, Amsterdam, Rome, Barcelona and New York top destinations. Destinations of skiing in Switzerland, France, Austria and Italy are also very popular. Bookings for destinations within the United Kingdom have also been high. Since the Association indicate that the weakness of the euro against the pound favors this Easter trips to the eurozone while the low price of gasoline behind domestic travel.
British airports recorded large numbers for this bridge: 393.000 departures from Heathrow, 250,000 from Gatwick, 153.000 from Stansted or Luton 70,000.