09th July 2012
There are over 900 UNESCO World Heritage Sites across the globe, many of which are right here in Europe. Defined as places of ‘special cultural or physical significance’, there are many opportunities to visit some of the best World Heritage Sites on cheap flights from Jet2.com.
Spain is home to many World Heritage Sites, including the Serra de Trumantera mountain range in Majorca, home to the highest peak in the Balearics, and all of the works of Antoni Gaudi - including the breathtakingly ornate church, Sagrada Familia, which you can visit on cheap Jet2.com flights to Barcelona.
Majestic Mansions and Charming Churches
Over in Croatia there are seven World Heritage Sites, among which are Diocletian’s Palace in Split and the charming Old City of Dubrovnik. On cheap flights to Split you will also be able to visit the idyllic island of Hvar, whose Stari Grad Plain dates back 24 centuries and has been declared a World Heritage Site in itself.
The elegant city of Budapest also boasts numerous World Heritage Sites – the Castle District with its numerous palaces and squares, the Danube embankment with historic bridges that link the two sides of the city, and Andrássy Avenue, lined with 19th century mansions and villas. On cheap flights to Budapest you will easily be able to visit all of these sites on foot – just don’t forget to pack your camera.
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July 09, 2012 at 10:08
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