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There will be 34 million flight seats available to the Balearics this holiday season, 9 per cent more than in 2013, according to Palm Airport, a rise that is expected to encourage more people to visit the island – and, in turn, give a lift to property investment.
According to the Spanish Airport Authority (AENA), the UK is the biggest market for the Balearics, dominating in Ibiza and Menorca, and coming second only to the Germans in Mallorca. Brits are very loyal to the Islands: of the 34 million seats available for summer 2014, 7.7 million are between the UK and the Balearics, up almost 10% on 2013.
Overall the Islands will connect to no less than 74 new destinations and all previous passenger records are expected to be broken. Palma Airport, the Islands’ largest, connects to 160 airports in 28 countries with the UK, Germany, Austria, France and Switzerland its key markets.
Daniel Chavarria Waschke, Managing Director of Balearics Sotheby’s International Realty, comments: “The Balearics offer an upmarket travel experience accompanied by stunning scenery and guaranteed warm weather throughout the long summer. We have 26 golf courses, many of which are world-class, several five star …read more
Source: The Movechannel