The Caribbean is becoming one of the most popular holiday destinations for British travellers. For those wanting a relaxing and idyllic sailing holiday in a paradise location, the islands of St Maarten, the Bahamas and the British Virgin Islands are ideal.
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Many British holidaymakers travel to Barcelona because the city offers both an urban metropolis to explore and the beach on its doorstep. For those not wanting to miss out on the city's best spots, the beaches of Barceloneta, Nova Icaria and Mar Bella are all must-sees.
Read more: Top beaches in Barcelona
Many holidaymakers are looking for the perfect place to relax and unwind from the hassles of everyday life. For those who want a remote and basic setting, Colombia's Playa Los Angeles is ideal, offering miles of pristine beach and few tourists to get in the way.
Italy is a country known for its beautiful cuisine, fine wines and iconic clothes brands. For those wanting an alternative holiday to the traditional beachside retreat, heading to the lakes will offer a stunning break during which visitors can fully immerse themselves in Italian culture.
Read more: Enjoy a lakeside retreat in Italy
Mauritius is one of the most exotic holiday locations in the world, and it is particularly attractive to couples and honeymooners. For the ultimate relaxation, taking in the Mauritian scenery and enjoying spa treatments is the ideal way to unwind.
Read more: Mauritian spas offer ultimate relaxation
Yoga is a popular pastime for many people and there are numerous holidays that enthusiasts can enjoy throughout the world. Three top destinations are Bulgaria, India and Patagonia, allowing holidaymakers to see stunning scenery whilst indulging in meditation and yoga away from home.
ABTA has revealed that the Mediterranean is attracting millions of British holidaymakers. With poor weather conditions in the UK and many people wanting to avoid the London Olympics, European destinations are highly favourable this year.
Read more: Wet weather sends British travellers abroad
China is quickly becoming a popular spot on the tourist scene and ever since Beijing hosted the Olympics, the nation has seemed more accessible than ever before. For travellers wanting shopping, technology and Chinese culture, Shanghai is a great destination to explore.
Salt Lake City is one of America's safest cities, and it is well known for its winter sports facilities. The city offers many attractions for the summer too, and it is a great holiday retreat for those wanting a break for a few days.
Read more: Salt Lake City offers year round appeal
In 2012 Munich will be celebrating 200 years of beer gardens. This popular German city is renowned for its beer and this year there will be more celebrations than ever before for visitors to indulge in whilst sipping beverages under the sun.
Read more: Spend a summer in Munich's beer gardens
For holidaymakers in 2012, many of the world's most popular locations will be the ultimate destination. To make adventures even more exciting, there are some hotspots that should not be missed, including Florida's space centre and Barcelona's football stadium.
The summer holidays are almost here, resulting in parents across the country having to entertain their children for the break. For those who have not yet booked their family getaway, favourites such as Turkey and Majorca are in strong demand.
India is not often thought of as the ideal destination for a beach break, but some of the country's states having beautiful stretches of shore to be explored. For those travelling to Kerala, Alappuzha and Cherai Beach should not be missed off the itinerary.
Read more: Kerala offers beautiful beaches
For holidaymakers wanting to explore somewhere new this summer, Hungary is an ideal destination that can be enjoyed on a budget. Budapest offers the beautiful Danube, a great variety of architecture, and a wealth of restaurants and cafes to indulge in.
There are many spots around the world that are ideal for food enthusiasts to visit, offering a range of cuisines and delicacies for eager taste buds to try. This September one of Japan's largest food events will be held, and the city of Osaka is the perfect place to visit for foodies.
Italy is a great country for offering a range of activities for every break. Rimini is an ideal hotspot in summer 2012, offering beaches for those craving sun and 22 centuries of history for holidaymakers who also want to explore monuments, museums and exciting culture.
Read more: Rimini is the perfect weekend break
Flotilla sailing holidays can be a great experience, especially for those new to sailing and not wanting to go it alone. There are many top spots around the world that are ideal for sailing retreats, and these are three of Just the Flight's favourites.
Many people looking for sun and sand will head to Cancun this year to enjoy the city's lifestyle; however, Mexico has a stunning history to explore and there are many extreme activities and destinations for visitors to this country to take part in.
Read more: Mexico the ideal spot for active travellers