30 August 2018
Travel in style with Virgin Atlantic, who provide comfortable yet luxurious flying experiences while whisking you off to some of the world’s most glamorous destinations.
Whether you’re travelling Economy, Premium Economy or Upper Class, expect a pleasurable flight with Virgin Atlantic. Relax in seats designed to promote optimum comfort, enjoy award-winning entertainment, ranging from blockbuster flicks to a wide selection of addictive TV shows. Experience the best views from dimmable windows, and dine on delectable dishes created with seasonal ingredients. Upgrade and receive more spacious cabins, special touches like a complementary welcome glass of champagne, or even a specialised pick up service in Upper Class.
Virgin Atlantic has introduced various innovations to enhance your flying experience. It has become the first airline in Europe to offer Wi-Fi on all of its flights, allowing you to stay connected and entertained while cruising 10,000 feet above the ground. The airline has also broadened its flight schedule, partnering with Delta Air Lines and launching direct flights to seven US and Caribbean destinations from Manchester Airport, so you can get to wherever you need to go…
Barbados is an intriguing destination just waiting for you to explore. View the impressive stalagmites and stalactites of Harrison’s Cave, or taste Barbados’ most beloved export at Mount Gay Rum Distillery, which offers exhilarating cocktail mixing sessions. See over 600 exotic plant species at Andromeda Botanic Garden, surf in choppy waters at Bathsheba beach, or soak up the chilled vibe of Bridgetown, which is also known for its fascinating colonial architecture.
There’ so much to do in sunny Caribbean paradise St Lucia. Relax on the white-sand, palm-fringed beaches of Rodney Bay, or raise your heart rate by hiking across the Pitons. Sample a freshly-spiced cocktail or attend a traditional Friday night fish fry at restaurants across the island. Ride a segway up picturesque Mount Pimard or zipline through the rainforests of Babonneau for a thrilling adventure!
The Big Apple is a tourist’s dream with everything from iconic landmarks to tantalising culinary delights. See the most recognised sites of New York by touring the Statue of Liberty and Times Square. Take in shows like Les Misérables on Broadway, sample local treats such as Cronuts at street food carts or stroll along the idyllic lakes of Central Park. Pick up designer clothes at stores such as Saks Fifth Avenue, party in the trendy West Village or take a ferry across the Hudson River!
Just live it up in Sin City! Test your luck at one of the 24-hour casinos which line the infamous Las Vegas Strip. Watch iconic aquatic music and light shows at the Fountains of Bellagio or see pop stars like Britney Spears perform their greatest hits. Catch a death-defying Cirque du Soleil show, hike in the Red Rock Canyon, dance in the frenetic nightclubs of MGM Grand Las Vegas and much more!
Explore the magical city of Boston and you’ll have a getaway to remember. Visit Fenway Park, the legendary home of the Boston Red Sox, or tour the iconic Harvard University campus with its ivy-strewn façades. Taste local cuisine like clam chowder and oyster stew, or hike along the ‘Freedom Trail’ and see 16 historic sites like Paul Revere’s House and the Bunker Hill Revolutionary War Monument. Stop by the Museum of Fine Arts, which houses iconic Impressionist artworks.
Jet off to tropical paradise Hawaii and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime. Check out world-renowned attractions like Volcanoes National Park with its unique landscapes and historic landmark Pearl Harbour. Stroll along the golden shores of Waikiki Beach, where water sports like canoeing are available. Head to the largest mall in Hawaii, the Ala Moana Center, to shop at stores like Banana Republic and try over 100 dining options from light snacks to fine dining.
Travel to Key West via Atlanta on a trip you’ll never forget. While in thriving hub Atlanta, check out the World of Coca-Cola Museum, the CNN Centre, the Georgia Aquarium with over 1,200 creatures and the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site. Fly on to Key West and relax on some of the most pristine beaches in the US. Snorkel at Dry Tortugas National Park, whose waters are home to majestic corals and tropical fish. Spend time on Duval Street, where you can visit world-famous pubs, chic boutiques and 100-year-old quintessential American dive bar, the Green Parrot.
Delve into the Deep South with the following itinerary. Head to New Orleans’ French Quarter with its famed cocktail bars – concoctions like the French 75 were invented here – colonial architecture and ornate ironwork galleries. Immerse yourself in the Deep South of old in South Carolina, known for its plantations, blackwater swamps and BBQ trail. Journey to Savannah, Georgia, and experience its riverboat cruises, antebellum-era mansions and Southern culinary staples like fried chicken and collared greens.