Top 10 Abroad Destinations 2024

Whether you’re looking for the perfect travel destination for travelling with children as a family or you want to jet off and explore on a solo adventure, we’ve got all the travel inspo you need.

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1. Spain

If you’re travelling from the UK,, then Spain may seem an obvious choice. But even if you have been to the land of paella and sangria before, there are still plenty of places to visit and sights to see. It is hardly surprising that Spain has been a firm favourite amongst British holidaymakers for decades and is high up there on the UK’s most popular holiday destinations list.

The Balearic Islands of Ibiza, Menorca, and Mallorca are amongst the big hitters, but trips to the Canary Islands are just as popular.

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2. France

Luckily for us Brits, the beauty of France is right on our doorstep, and just a short journey across the English Channel is the excitement of Paris and the beauty of the beaches of Corsica.

From ski holidays in the French Alps during the winter to luxury villas in the Cote d’Azur in the summer, France has something for everyone. If you’re travelling with children, then a trip to Disneyland Paris is an obvious choice, with plenty to offer both adults and kids.

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3. Portugal

From great food, picturesque countryside, and historic cities, it is hardly surprising that Portugal is one of our top 10 travel destinations. While The Algarve is a firm favourite amongst tourists, if you’re looking for a bit of a hidden gem, then we’d recommend a trip to Alentejo. Located south of Lisbon, you’ll find an abundance of white-sand beaches and medieval towns.

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4. Italy

Delicious cuisine, charming people, and ancient culture. What more could you ask from a trip away? There are so many wonderful and exciting cities to visit, from Florence to Venice and Rome. If you love a beach holiday, you won’t be disappointed with the 500 miles of coastline around Puglia in South Italy.

You’ll also find some of the most picturesque beaches in Sardinia with charming hotels and glamorous villas. If you want to explore some of the most famous Italian sites such as Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius, and Capri then the breathtaking Amalfi Coast makes for the perfect base.

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5. Greece

For a holiday with simplicity, good food, and stunning views, consider Greece. With its warm climate, charming tavernas, whitewashed villas, and rich history, Greece offers many options, including the popular island of Crete, perfect for renting family villas or stylish houses.

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6. Turkey

Turkey has become increasingly popular in recent years and is an affordable getaway destination whether you’re travelling solo, as a family, or with a travel partner. Its endless

Aegean coastline provides some of the finest beaches in Europe, so if you are looking for somewhere to relax and enjoy your surroundings. But don’t worry if you are looking for somewhere quieter, as smaller resorts are just as picturesque, including Fethiye and Kalkan.

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7. Croatia

Croatia is famous for its stunning coastline and has become a popular travel destination, especially since Dubrovnik was a filming location for Game of Thrones. But even if you’re not a fan, there are beautiful resorts and islands to explore, like Hvar, which is reachable by ferry from Split.

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8. USA

Looking for a long-haul destination to check off your travel bucket list? The USA offers diverse landscapes, delicious cuisine, friendly people, and iconic cultural sights. Experience everything from Manhattan’s streets, New York, to a road trip on Route 66 for the full American experience.

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9. Thailand

Known as the ‘land of smiles’, Thailand caters to every kind of traveller. From backpackers to couples’ getaways, there is something for everyone. Thailand’s appeal is obvious: beautiful beaches, picturesque countryside, friendly people, and sensational food. What more could you ask for? Phuket is one of the most popular destinations, but locations such as Koh Samui and Koh Phangan are also becoming popular.

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10. Maldives

If you’re looking for pristine waters, waterside villas, and luxury, then a trip to the Maldives is essential. Whether you want to relax on the beaches, enjoy the extensive range of water sports available out there or immerse yourself in the Maldivian culture, a trip to the Maldives offers the adventure of a lifetime.

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