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Discover Great Britain

Take a Virgin Atlantic flight to Britain and explore some great cities including London, Edinburgh and Manchester. Below you'll find information on the destinations in Britain we fly to, making choosing your great British holiday that little bit easier.

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London attractions

London is home to some of the world’s best-known attractions. From the London Eye and Tower of London to the priceless masterpieces at the National Gallery, there is no better city in the world to soak up some culture. Check out this list of London’s most visited tourist attractions.


Celebrity restaurants

Dine with the stars on your next trip to London with an evening at a celebrity chef’s restaurant. From Gordon Ramsay to Jamie Oliver, many of the world’s top chefs have a restaurant in London with tantalising menus to suit everyone’s palate.


Top 10 markets

London is packed with an array of vibrant, bustling markets with bargains waiting to be found on every corner.

Selling everything from flowers and food to jewellery, antiques and vintage clothing, you never know what you might find to take home in your suitcase.


Homecoming Scotland

2014 will be a momentous year for Scotland – not only will the destination host some of the most well-known events in the sporting calendar – the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July and the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in September – it will also celebrate all that is great about the country with ‘Homecoming Scotland’, a year-long programme of fantastic events and activities.

Explore London

Take a virtual tour of London with (opens in a new window) and explore some of London's most stunning sites.


Explore London with the Visit London interactive map - this will help you find lots of London's top attractions.


Destination guides

Take a look at our guides below for more information on some of the great destinations we fly to in Britain.

Discover London

Discover London

One of the world's most vibrant cities, London is a charming mix of culture and history.

Read our London destination guide

Vibrant Manchester

Vibrant Manchester

Famous for its music scene, food and drink festivals and world class sports plus lots more, Manchester is a great short break destination.

More about Manchester

Cultural Aberdeen

Cultural Aberdeen

Looking for a mixture of culture and beauty? From Cairngorms National park to Aberdeen Music Hall, look no further than Aberdeen.

Read our Aberdeen destination guide

Eclectic Edinburgh

Eclectic Edinburgh

Take a visit to Scotland's capital city, where you can experience a thriving night life, a great music scene and sample some of Scotland's best whiskies.

More about Edinburgh


Explore the Virgin Atlantic blog for more information:

Here's where you'll find hundreds of ideas and recommendations for all of our destinations, including plenty of tips and stories from our staff and crew.

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