Looking for bargains? Skyscanner travel editor, Sam Baldwin, uses Skyscanner’s popular "cheap flights from the UK to Everywhere" search feature to handpick three cheap destinations.
Istanbul (from £53 return)
Possibly one of Europe’s most underrated cities, Istanbul is spread over seven hills and surrounded by the Black Sea, the Sea of Marmara and the Bosporus. Turkey’s biggest city, it bridges Europe and Asia both culturally and physically, making it a unique blend of east and west, and a city break destination with a difference.
Find cheap flights to Istanbul from all London airports.
Krakow (from £15 return)
A lively yet sophisticated city, Krakow is arguably the most interesting place in Poland. A European capital of culture, Krakow’s culinary festivals will taste good to foodies, the cheap beer and bustling bars will keep party crowd happy, whilst fans of haute culture will love Krakow’s historic landmarks and beautiful buildings. Read all about why Krakow is one of Skyscanner’s favourite destinations here.
Find cheap flights to Krakow from 11 UK airports including Bristol,. Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, Belfast, Birmingham and East Midlands.
Bucharest (from £50 return)
As well as a great city break, Bucharest is the gateway to a Romanian beach break. Read this week’s Seven Secret Beaches article for reasons why you might want to swap the Costa Del Sol for the Black sea this summer– in short, it’s cheaper, it’s different and it’s not full of other Brits!
Find cheap flights to Bucharest from London Luton and Stansted.