British Airways has announced the perfect way for residents across the Middle East to brighten up their January with the launch of its massive global special fares campaign.
Robert Williams, head of sales - Asia Pacific and the Middle East, said: “The Middle East is home to savvy holiday makers who want to explore new destinations, challenge themselves with exciting experiences and visit loved ones. We want our customers to be able to experience their greatest holiday adventure yet without having to worry about splurging on that extra holiday for the year. Our current special fares campaign helps residents to visit traditionally popular cities, experience exotic places through our new routes and book in their annual visit home.”
Special fares across all routes and cabins
British Airways’ special fares offer runs across all its cabins through to January 24 with travel valid until December 12, 2018. The UK’s national carrier is offering return flights to London starting from as little as BD248 (655.6) in its World Traveller cabins and from BD1,021 ($2,699.4) in its Club World cabins.
Highly-anticipated sporting events, new routes and TV programmes all influence the top travel predictions! Here is a shortlist of destinations that made it to the top of British Airways’ 2018 holiday suggestions:
Travellers can wake up in the city that never sleeps by treating themselves to a long weekend in New York in 2018. With an iconic skyline, energetic nightlife, bounty of museums and endless shops, a trip to the Big Apple is guaranteed to leave visitors dazzled.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller from to New York via London Heathrow start from BD301 ($795.8) and Club World from BD969 ($2,561.9).
The ever-evolving and constantly innovative Toronto also features as a hotspot to watch. Canada celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2017 and, with Toronto leading the celebrations, more people are thinking of the city as one of Canada’s best destinations. Guests can time their visit during the star-studded Toronto Film Festival, which draws global crowds and is one of the largest publicly attended film festivals in the world attracting over 480,000 people annually. With direct flights from London to Toronto year-round, find your way to a vibrant city which is perfect during sunny summer days or snowy winter evenings.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller to Toronto via London Heathrow start from BD304 ($803.7) and Club World from BD1,028 ($2,717.9).
A brand-new route to Music City will be music to travellers’ ears, as from May 2018 British Airways will be travelling directly from Europe to the home of country music and good living. Discover Nashville through its streets, stories, and the stars on its pavements. Must see’s include the famous Bluebird Café and The Country Music Hall of Fame, whilst must do’s for food lovers include a huge traditional Southern meal of delicious crispy fried chicken and shrimp.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller to Nashville via London Heathrow start from BD427 ($1,128.9) and Club World from BD1,247 ($3,296.9).
New Orleans, Louisiana
It has never been easier to get to New Orleans; the birthplace of jazz, rock ‘n’ roll and R&B. Famous for its Mardi Gras, make the most of the city by visiting during the historical celebrations to catch the popular parades and electric atmosphere. Plan a visit to the architecturally fascinating French Quarter, followed by an evening out on the monumental Bourbon Street.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller from to New Orleans via London Heathrow start from BD406 ($1,073.4) and Club World from BD1,221 ($3,228). - TradeArabia News Service