If you are looking for a bit of peace and quiet during your holiday abroad, then booking a break to the likes of Benidorm and Ibiza in high season is definitely the wrong place, as hordes of youngsters descend on the islands during this time of the year to go clubbing.
So if you are looking for annual travel insurance and want to know what the best holiday destinations for over 50s are, we have compiled a list of some of the top destinations.
The sister island of Majorca can often be ignored, but Menorca is the ideal holiday destination for over 50s.
The island boasts a number of pretty harbours that are perfect for walks, a warm climate, famed seafood and is perfect for those looking for a relaxed trip away.
Menorca is arguably most famed for its award-winning beaches, but visitors can also experience the island’s rich history as the tiny island is home to over 1,500 bronze-age settlements, most of which are open to the public.
Breathtaking cliffs, golden beaches and a great climate are just some of the reasons why the Algarve is a top destination for over 50s.
Inner Algarve also has a number of pretty castle towns and historic villages that visitors can explore, whilst flower-covered hillsides offer visitors great walking opportunities.
The capital of the Czech Republic has become one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world and is perfect for over 50s who are looking to go on a European city break.
Visitors will not be left disappointed as the city has a number of must-see attractions, such as the iconic Charles Bridge that gives visitors stunning views of the city, the Prague Castle, the Astronomical Clock and the Old Town Square.
The city has something for everyone as it is steeped in history, whilst also having a growing modern art and music scene.
Norway and its Northern Lights
A recent article on the Daily Express recently revealed that a survey by Fred Olsen Cruises had found that going in search of the Northern Lights in Norway was the second best travel experience for over 50s.
This should not really come as a surprise as the Northern Lights are one of the most beautiful sights you will ever see.
Norway is also a country that is renowned for boasting some of the best scenery in the world.
Sun-drenched beaches, warm ocean waters and five-star resorts make Cyprus a wonderful escape for over 50s.
If history is your thing then the range of tours that take visitors to the ruined cities and monuments that were built by the Greeks and the Romans will certainly tick your boxes. Cyprus truly is one of the premier destinations on the planet for those who are interested in ancient history.
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