Trailfinders travel agents have picked Newcastle’s most popular summer vacation spots

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Hopping on a flight to fly away for a summer holiday might still feel like months but, with the dreary rain still battering the pavements of Newcastle, many Geordies are already booking up to give themselves something to look forward to.

It has been a difficult two years for holidaymakers who have seen overseas trips canceled at short notice or faced a number of Covid-19 testing hurdles to clear upon arriving in another country.

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Despite Omicron’s constant presence in Tyneside and across the UK, the general consensus is that summer holidays will be on the agenda again this year.

For families, the little ones at Newcastle School will break for summer vacation on Friday July 22 and take a long break until Monday September 5.

Those planning to travel overseas need not look for airports further afield than Newcastle with 50 destinations served direct from our local airport.

On the contrary, so many options can lead to tricky decisions.

NewcastleWorld are on hand to help after speaking to Trailfinders travel agents.

Travel agents have locations across the UK, including a site at Ridley Place in Newcastle.

The Trailfinders have a store in Newcastle (Image: Shutterstock)

A spokesperson for Trailfinders Newcastle said: “There is a choice of sunny destinations accessible directly from Newcastle and Trailfinders has seen a huge increase in bookings and enquiries, so it is very clear there is huge demand. turned away for the holidays.

“We’ve seen a noticeable shift in consumers wanting the protection of a package and the peace of mind of booking with a company they can trust.

“Some of Newcastle’s most popular choices are Dubai, Greece, Croatia and Spain, but we’d recommend booking now for a trip later this year as availability may be an issue if you don’t plan ahead. only at the last minute.

“Traditional long-haul markets in the United States, Canada, South Africa, Thailand and Australia are all doing as well as before the pandemic, as are beach destinations such as the Maldives. and the Caribbean.

“Although there are no direct flights from Newcastle, Trailfinders books just about every reputable airline, our consultants will find you the best connections and prices wherever you are looking to fly.”