The cradle of Western civilisation dates back to the philosophical and forward thinking ancient Greeks, representing a holiday destination blending the past and the present in the most illuminating sense.
Spend the longest day of the year abroad and get the most out of your experience, with our featured destinations including jaw-dropping sunsets of Santorini and the beachside bliss of Alicante.
Portugal were the eventual victors of this year's European Championships, although the hosts France only fell at the final hurdle.
Discover some of the hallowed stadiums and French city locations which held matches at the tournament.
Enjoy the perfect family getaway with our pick of European beach destinations geared towards families, each featuring a range of family friendly resorts and exciting excursions for all ages.
We've compiled a list of the top destinations to visit in 2016, where a holiday to remember is guaranteed in the provision of iconic landmarks alongside lesser known travel gems.
Our ever growing list of new destinations and flights schedules ensures 2016 provides travellers with more opportunities to explore the globe than ever before.
From West Coast San Francisco's palpable cultural vibrancy, to the idyllic beaches found in Thailand's Phuket, our guide to our 2016 new routes has something for everyone.
Discover our pick of destinations for celebrating St Patrick's Day, all reachable from locations you can fly to from Manchester Airport.
Manchester Airport offers regular flights to many of Europe's captivating city breaks, ranging from the romantically inclined streets of Paris, to the memorable Renaissance architecture found in Florence.
Take inspiration from some of the great football clubs on the continent.
Tackle a weekend break flying to some of Europe’s greatest footballing cities and take in the sights and sounds of match day, before heading into the city streets to sample a range of cultural gems.
If you need inspiration for the perfect setting in which to celebrate a special occasion with your partner, look no further than our guide to some our most romantically enthused city getaways.
Experience the colourful essence of Spanish cuisine with our tour through some of the cities which promote the idea of a gastronomic revolution backed by traditional favourites.
Ring in the New Year in style with our selection of New Year's Eve destinations across the world, where colourful firework displays and flowing champagne can be enjoyed from many world cities reachable from Manchester Airport.
Vibrant Mexico is a heady cocktail of white-sand beaches, mouth-watering food, meticulously preserved monuments and a capital city chock-full of cultural curiosities.
From the glitz of Los Angeles and Las Vegas to the historic streets of Boston and iconic monuments of Washington DC, American city breaks offer some of the greatest sights in the world.
2015's Rugby World Cup on English soil saw New Zealand ultimately take the crown.
Discover some of the Welsh, Scottish and English city locations which saw a nation swept by fervent patriotism, alongside a look at destination worldwide known for their passion for the oval-shaped ball.
Some of the world's most renowned festival experiences can be reached straight from Manchester Airport, with Valencia's La Tomatina and Vegas' Burning Man Festival just some of the delights awaiting even the most eccentric of travellers.
Summer means festival season for music aficionados, with the very best in contemporary music celebrated across the continent.
Our guide includes some of the best festival destinations in Europe, including heavyweight British festivals such as T in the Park, as well as more leftfield options such as the dance based eclecticism of EXIT Festival in Serbia.
Celebrate the legacy of Bastille Day through our featured French Holiday Destinations. Discover the varied holiday types found in this multi-layered cultural nation, whether you're seeking a secluded romantic getaway in Perpignon, or an adreneline fuelled family skiing break in Chambery.
If nothing but the intimately sublime or extravagantly spectacular will do for your special day, take a look at our list of wedding destinations abroad and find your idyllic location in which to celebrate with family and friends.
Discover our pick of ski resorts across Europe, showcasing ski destinations within reachable distance from city locations you can fly to from Manchester Airport.
Get to your flying cruise holiday destination quicker, with flights out to everywhere from the sun-kissed Caribbean shores to the golden sands of Corfu, Manchester Airport can offer the perfect start to your cruise adventure.
Make your Christmas extra special this year with a trip to a famed European Christmas market destination, where carol singing abounds among stalls filled with confectionary and seasonal gifts.
Our guide to some of the most haunting destinations worldwide offers an alternative holiday adventure to some of the world's spookiest and intriguing of resides.
Munich's annual Oktoberfest attractions millions of visitors to its beer festival party, where vast beer halls, traditional music and vibrant atmosphere is a common theme stemming throughout Germany and its love for beer and real ale.