The final week of six weeks of summer is all about city breaks.

Whether your customers are looking for a romantic getaway, a weekend filled with culture or a chance to indulge on delicious traditional dishes, British Airways has the perfect city break. Explore our handpicked destinations below with convenient departures from London City, London Stansted and Manchester airport.    

Make sure your name is in the prize draw this week by emailing us with the subject line 'CITY' between 22-28 July 2019 and you could
win a luxurious summer prize including a pair of Club Europe flights from London City when you book any routes featured in the following 'city' destinations.

 

 

 

Croatia is fast becoming one of the most popular countries to visit in Europe and its easy to see why. With its extraordinary beauty and impressive architecture and history, there’s so much to see and do which will leave your customers falling in love with the immersive country. Croatia's second largest city, Split is a blend of ancient and modern, the perfect balance of tradition and modernity. Your customers can step inside Diocletain's Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the world's most impressive Roman monuments. They can relax within the numerous bars and restaurants and shop within the thriving atmosphere of the old walls.

 See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LCY
Split (SPU) 3

 

 

With plenty of cities offering an array iconic sites along with renowned art, mouth-watering food and stunning landscapes, France is the perfect getaway for a short break. From rich vineyards and rolling fields in Bergerac to sunset and beach walks in Nice, there's a variety of city breaks for your travellers to choose from. They can enjoy excellent museums and stand out crêperies in Quimper or take in the Italian influence in Nice. They may prefer to stroll around the breathtaking city of Chambery, a city of great culture, tranquil atmosphere and exquisite food and wines. Whichever city they choose, it'll be sure to impress them!

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019. (Winter schedules marked * based on starting week commencing 23 December 2019):

Destination LCY STN MAN
Bergerac (EGC) 4    
Chambery (CMF) 5 2* 1*
Nice (NCE) 10   2
Quimper (UIP) 4    

 



With a wealth of history, artistic flair and diversity there are many places in Germany on offer to your customers. If they’re after a wonderful city to explore at leisure and learn about history, Berlin is ideal! Or maybe a trip to Munich, offering fascinating museums, castles, traditional German architecture and of course its renowned beer. If your customers are looking for a fun-filled weekend within a modern city, Frankfurt is perfect. Boasting plenty of nightlife, trendy cafés, bars and clubs, there’s enough to keep them entertained well into the early hours. 

 See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LCY STN
Berlin (TXL)  16 1
Dusseldorf (DUS) 16  
Frankfurt (FRA) 16  
Munich (MUC)  17  

 

 



With inspiring art, elegant fashion and impressive architecture, Italy’s cities are home to some world-famous attractions and of course mouth-watering cuisine. Beautiful Florence showcases some outstanding galleries and museums that will leave travellers spoilt for choice. Perhaps your customers would like a trip gliding along Venice’s renowned canal or a journey back in time visiting classical ruins in Rome. Famed for its superb shopping, fabulous eating and cultural heritage, Milan has so much to offer for a short city stay.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LCY STN MAN
Florence (FLR) 12 1 1
Milan (MXP) 9    
Milan (LIN) 3    
Rome (FCO) 6    
Venice (VCE) 6    

 

With iconic buildings, world renowned art museums and glistening canals, the Netherlands could provide an ideal city break for your customers. With direct flights to the Dutch capital of Amsterdam they can visit museums and vintage shops and eat out within the many restaurants. Your customers can stroll along the famous canals and bridges before relaxing at an alfresco café. If they’re looking to check out magnificent art and architecture, Rotterdam is perfect. The best way to see all the exciting architecture is by bike, so your customers can hop on two wheels and explore the city and all its history. One of the must do activities is to visit the Markthal, a stunning piece of architecture that contains numerous shops, stalls, restaurants and bars.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LCY
Amsterdam (AMS) 24
Rotterdam (RTM) 21

 

With delicious Spanish cuisine, excellent beaches and a mix of architectural wonders, Spain offers a variety of city breaks for your customers to enjoy. They can experience one of the many castles dotted around Granada along with sampling the menus at the old school tapas bars or check out the art galleries and Michelin star restaurants. Alternatively, they can visit the endless array of galleries, restaurants, craft studios and bars and wander within the medieval streets lined with aristocratic houses, baroque churches and bohemian neighbourhoods. 

 See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LCY STN MAN
Granada (GRX)  4    
Malaga (AGP) 11 2 3
Palma (PMI) 13 1 1

 

 

 

Swiss cities never fail to impress visitors. With their compact size filled with well-preserved historical centres and enormous green spaces, Switzerland is the perfect destination for a relaxing, picturesque city break. Your customers may want to visit the second largest city, Geneva and explore the old town, the most traditionally scenic part of the city as well as the glistening Lake Geneva, where they can enjoy a fun filled day paddle boarding. Alternatively, set alongside a shimmering lake and framed by alpine mountains, Zurich is home to spectacular landscapes which give the more active customer the opportunity to head to the mountains. 

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LCY
Geneva (GVA) 10
Zurich (ZRH) 20