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On the Beach: Cyprus Holidays Book Up for the Winter Season

September 27, 2011

MANCHESTER, England, September 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –

-According to On the Beach, Cyprus is proving to be very popular as
Brits start booking their winter trips abroad-

On the Beach [http://www.onthebeach.co.uk ], the UK’s leading online
travel agency, say that Cyprus is expected to be amongst their more popular
destinations this winter. Many On the Beach customers have already booked
trips to the island nation, and the company expects this trend to continue
as more and more people start planning their upcoming jaunts abroad.

Cyprus is a gorgeous, warm island in the Mediterranean. With beautiful
beaches, comfortable hotels and a collection of interesting historical
locations it has proven increasingly popular with tourists looking for a
relaxing, sunny holiday.

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation [http://www.visitcyprus.com ] has come
up with similar findings, and they report that bookings for this coming
winter are up 29 per cent when compared to last year. On the Beach say this
is particularly impressive given the longstanding popularity of holidays to

Alistair Daly, Marketing Director of On the Beach, comments: “We have
seen a very significant surge of interest in holidays to this great part of
the world. Yet, this should come as no surprise as this country is one of
the premiere tourist spots in the Mediterranean: it boasts great beaches,
relatively un-crowded resorts and the perfect climate. There really is very
little not to like about a holiday in Cyprus
[http://www.onthebeach.co.uk/destinations/cyprus ].

“In general, we are seeing people look towards the winter season as the
weather in Britain cools, and many begin to think about their plans in
December and January. Now is a great time to book a budget holiday
[http://www.onthebeach.co.uk/l/budget-holidays ] as there are lots of great
deals around, and it’s possible to secure places in the most popular hotels
and resorts.”

About On the Beach:

Founded in 1995, On the Beach is one of the UK’s leading online travel
agencies carrying over 500,000 passengers every year (ABTA K0813). On the
Beach provides value for money flights and hotels in the world’s most
popular beach holiday destinations. On the Beach provides consumers with a
huge selection of travel products, from 50 million available seats, more
than 30,000 hotels around the world, insurance and in-resort transfer
partners. Customers can book online at http://www.onthebeach.co.uk or by
calling the UK call centre on 0870 606 07 08.

As the expert provider of DIY beach holidays to the UK market, On the
Beach is so confident of its industry leading position, it offers a market
leading price match guarantee for its customers. On the Beach will refund
the difference if a lower price is found for the same product on any UK

*Offer applies to exact product match

For more news and great deals follow @OntheBeachUK
[http://twitter.com/onthebeachuk ] or join the On the Beach Facebook Fan Page
[https://www.facebook.com/onthebeachholidays ].

SOURCE On the Beach

Source: PR Newswire