Summer in the city

Summer in the city

Looking for that perfect city break away this summer? Why not cut out the hassle of traveling to London and fly from your favourite local airport!

Paris, alfresco dining and picnics in the parks


Why visit?

Paris is well-known for its charm, character and sophistication. Many dream of eating delicious French pastries, enjoying fine wine, dining alfresco in the sunshine, or picnicking in the Jardin des Tuileries.
With daily flights from Southampton you can be exploring the Notre Dame Cathedral, enjoying Parisian
delicacies, and taking in the fantastic sights of the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe in less than an hour.

For foodies this city boasts some of the world’s best culinary delights. A tour of Paris’ Montmartre neighbourhood is a must for anyone who enjoys cheese, chocolate and French baguettes!

Perfect for...

Known as one of the most romantic cities in the world, Paris is perfect for a couples retreat and romantic getaway. Its love of food and drink make it a foodies dream destination, with cooking classes and wine tastings available all over the city. And, with it just being a 40 minute train ride to Disneyland Paris it’s the gateway to a fantastic family break.

Fly to Paris daily with Flybe. To book click here.

Edinburgh, a city of arts and celebrations


Why visit?

Edinburgh’s unique cobbled streets and Georgian façades give this city an artistic elegance. Filled with artistic style, with galleries and exhibitions all throughout the city including the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art and the City Art Gallery.

Throughout the summer the combination of arts and social scene combine to bring numerous festivals to this already spectacular city. The Edinburgh Art Festival brings exhibits from over 250 artists across 40 venues throughout August, and the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival hosts the finest Jazz and blues talent from all over the world in mid July.

There are so many other festivals taking place in Edinburgh throughout the summer, perfect for lovers
of arts, music, film and even magic, and all within easy reach with daily flights from Southampton.

Perfect for...

For people who appreciate the arts, whether it’s a painting or a stunning architectural building, Edinburgh if full of masterpieces. Its festivals open the city up to so many tastes and styles, ideal for a
trip with friends or family.

Fly to Edinburgh daily with Flybe. To book click here.

Rome, a city of history and culture


Why visit?

Rome is spectacular at any time of year, but in the summer sun this city of history and culture comes to life! There are so many must-see landmarks in Rome, from Vatican City to the Colosseum, the Spanish Steps and the Roman Forum. Each steeped in history and telling a story of the city’s unique past.

As you explore the city, take in the sights and sounds of the city’s diverse culture from buskers to street artists, markets and food stalls. Exploring the city couldn’t be easier with regular hop on and off bus tours. Italy of course is famous for its pizza, pasta and gelato, and in Rome there are plenty of places to enjoy these delights in its busy piazza’s!

Perfect for...

For those that enjoy history there is so much to explore, its famous landmarks only touch the surface of what there is to discover. The alfresco dining and busy piazza’s make it a great place to enjoy a break
with friends, not to mention a romantic getaway for couples.

Fly to Rome via Amsterdam with KLM. To book click here.