Top five new destinations that you can fly to from Edinburgh this summer

Edinburgh airport has added new flight routes just in time for travellers looking for some summer sun

Wednesday, 9th May 2018, 2:09 pm
Updated Wednesday, 9th May 2018, 2:15 pm
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The capital has announced 19 new routes, from city breaks to beach destinations within Europe and beyond

Top of the picks from these are:

Beijing, from £261

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Announced in March this year, this route offers travellers a chance to fly direct from Edinburgh to China’s capital with Hainan Airlines. Available from June this year, Beijing is one of the six ancient cities in China, with seven UNESCO World Heritage sites to visit, including the gateway to the Great Wall.

Antalya, from £68

Discover the most popular part of Turkey’s coast with a trip to Antalya, which is available to book now.

This break will offers travellers both history and relaxation with guaranteed sunshine

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Florence, from £74

Treat yourself to a weekend away in the capital of Tuscany, Florence, flights to Florence are available to book from this month.

Ideal for those who love art, culture and history, the city is also home to some amazing food and drink – as you’d expect from an Italian destination.

Kos, from £69

Another Greek destination for those looking for sunshine, Kos is ideal for a total escape this summer with flights available now.

One of the larger Greek islands, Kos is known for its resorts and stunning beaches plus there’s plenty of hidden treasures waiting to be found.

Washington D.C, from £299

Explore American’s capital and find out more about some of the most recognisable buildings and landmarks on a city break to Washington, which is available to book from this month.

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