‘You’re feeling refreshed after 12-hours within the sunshine’
A gaggle of mums travelled to Ibiza for a 12-hour-long vacation after bagging return flights for simply £34 (€39) – and returned in time for the college run.
Rebecca Rattcliff, 38, determined she wanted a day within the solar along with her group of mum pals – Laura, Danielle, Danielle, Lauren and Fay.
Resulting from childcare commitments and dealing on Monday, the six girls had simply someday free collectively and needed to fly to and from Ibiza in simply 12 hours.
They flew out of Manchester Airport simply after 6am and returned from Ibiza airport at 11pm on the identical day – making it again in time for the Monday morning faculty run.
The six buddies had the last word “Sunday Funday” full of sunbathing, cocktails and good meals.
This isn’t the primary time Rebecca has gone on a one-day vacation after travelling to Lanzarote for the day in January 2023.
The journey marketing consultant, from Manchester, mentioned: “I’ve 4 youngsters and between the six of us now we have 15 youngsters.
“We had been eager to search for a great deal and all people loves the Ibiza sunshine.
“We discovered Ryanair flights on Skyscanner, and we knew for everybody to have the ability to come it needed to be that Sunday.”
The group booked the flights in February and flew out on Sunday 26 March. Occurring a day journey additionally saved the group forking out on baggage allowance as they solely needed to convey a purse every.
They paid £10 every for a return minibus to Manchester Airport.
They had been picked up by Ibiza by a switch firm – paying £23 every to journey across the island
They began with brunch at Ardour Cafe in Ibiza City after which went to San Antonio bay to “discover across the marina”.
Rebecca mentioned: “Numerous the outlets had been shut but it surely was scenic and delightful.
“We had cocktails overlooking the marina after which the switch picked us up and drove us to San Antonio bay.”
The group sunbathed on the seaside utilizing biodegradable towels that roll up into your purse and increase when moist.
She added: “We ended up doing 26,000 steps simply exploring after which we went for an attractive dinner at a spot known as Bresca.”
The women then watched the sundown at Café Mambo and had been picked up to return to the airport.
“We needed to be again on the airport for 8.15pm for our flight at 10pm however there was a 40-minute delay.
“We additionally had no thought what time it was due to the clocks altering.”
The mums arrived again in Manchester the early hours of Monday morning – prepared for work and the college run.
Rebecca added: “We had been so blessed with the climate – the sky was cloudless.
“It was such a great day – I frolicked in beautiful firm with supportive feminine buddies all on the mum journey collectively.
“It was a blissful day without work to treasure and all of us felt we’d been there longer than a day.
“You’re feeling refreshed after 12 hours within the sunshine.”
As an professional in someday journeys overseas, Rebecca has plans to accomplice up with journey firms to supply one-day journeys to different girls.
Timeline of their day:
1.30am – Get up
6am – Flight to Ibiza
10am – Brunch in Ibiza city
Noon – Cocktail time
1.15pm – Arrive in San Antonio
6pm – Time for supper at Bresca
7pm – Sundown at Cafe Mambo
11pm – Flight again to Manchester
1.15am – Arrive again within the UK
6.30am – Up for the college run