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Get away this Spring!

Now that the airline industry is getting back to normality, our thoughts turn to the joys of a Spring break.

Many destinations that were considered to be too far away are now within easy reach and yet are an innovative choice for a long weekend.

This time, for a short break, travel somewhere different.

1. Istanbul, Turkey
A mere 3.5 hours away, Istanbul is a thriving city full of history, culture, shopping and nightlife. Top tourist attraction: the beautiful Blue Mosque - don't miss it!

2. Marrakech, Morocco
Explore exotic, enchanting Morocco and have a truly unforgettable experience. Lose yourself amongst the colourful streets of Marrakech, enjoy local cuisine and perfect weather, and enjoy shopping in the old markets and souks, all part of the spectacular North African culture. Do not miss the Djemaa el Fna in the old city. This unique destination is simply breathtaking and only 3.5 hours away!

3. Damascus, Syria
Take a 5 hour flight and discover the hidden treasures of one of the oldest cities in the world. Explore the old town and enjoy getting lost within the winding markets and souks. Indulge in true Syrian delicacies like maqloobeh and enjoy the hospitality of the local people!

4. Beirut, Lebanon
If you love life, you will love Lebanon. Just over 4 hours away you will find mountains, beaches, historical monuments, churches, mosques, nightlife and more. This is the perfect weekend break - visit Hamra for great shopping!

5. Dubai, UAE
Shop 'til you drop and enjoy the multi-starred Arabian service Dubai is famed for. The contrast of breath-taking beaches and bustling city life rolled into one ensures there is something for everyone! Lap up the sunshine and make sure you visit the world famous 7* Burj Al Arab hotel and the world's tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa - only 7 hours away!

6. Cairo, Egypt
Millions visit Cairo every year to experience its spectacular sights and sounds. The Pyramids, the Sphinx, the fabulous Egyptian museum and a rich Egyptian heritage await you, only 4.5 hours away.

7. New York, USA
1st time or 100th time, New York is a perfect weekend getaway all year round, with just a 7 hour hop across the Atlantic! Shop, catch a Broadway show, walk in Central Park and enjoy the sizzling nightlife! Don't miss out on seeing the Empire State Building, the United Nations and the Statue of Liberty!

8. Moscow, Russia
An unforgettable experience, Moscow will leave you with a great impression. Explore the cultural sites of this enigmatic city, visit the Kremlin and spend some time in Red Square. Learn about contemporary Russian society and enjoy the rich history and unique architecture this city has to offer, less than 4 hours away!

9. Jerusalem, Israel
Lose yourself, by day or night in Jerusalem's old walled city, admire the history and submerge yourself in its elements. Do not miss the Friday night experience at the Western, or Wailing Wall; just 5 hours away!

Peace of Mind
If you are lucky enough to get away, do remember to purchase the right travel insurance policy for your group as soon as you have booked your trip to cover for cancellation.

At Flexicover Direct we are committed to providing the highest level of service to ensure you are safe and secure at all times, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

If you travel several times a year, an Annual Multi Trip policy may be what you need for secure travelling throughout the 12 months.

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If you are travelling soon, have a great trip!