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Destination Sunshine Infographic

+ RSS C Q- Google Airtours NAME OF PASSENGER AIRTOURS PASS TO: TBC DESTINATION SUNSHINE FROM. EMA SEAT: GATE C 44 A 39 Your ultimate tan guide 0717DBA619UDNAGT152 BOARDING PASS Monthly UV index per country nuZAMInnoza HAN UASONO 3469 1424 1734 Ave. hours of sunshine per year 3314 Malta Bulgaria Italy Kenya Portugal Dominican Rep. EQUATOR 2753 Turkey Cuba 2716 2534 2691 2652 OzovLLANAES 12 34 56789 10 11* Average sunshine per year and 12 month UV index AEDEPARTURES TOP VISITED OVERSEAS COUNTRIES TOP UK PACKAGE HOLIDAYS' EREKIN FLIOT DETIRATION CHEK FLHT ESTINAT 01 SPAC1 ISPAIN 01 SPAC1 SPAIN 02 FRA02 FRANCE 02 FRAC2 FRANCE REP. IRELAND UNITED STATES 03 GREO3 ECREECE 04 TURO4 03 EIRO3 C- TURKEY UNITED STATES 04 USA04 ITAO5 ITALY 05 USACE 06 EGYO6 ITA07 GEROS GERMANY EGYPT 07 GRE07 GREECE 07 IITALY eS NETOS 09 PORO 10 TUR10 08 CAROS 09 PORO9 10 CYP10 NETHERLANDS CARIBBEAN PORTUGAL PORTUGAL TURKEY CYPRUS UK citizen tourist destinations* 465 Canada USA 3,187 172 Cuba Bulgaria 182 255 Dominican Rep. 198 Italy 2,610 Spain Portugal 1,809 11,582 Greece 1,881 Turkey 1,622 Jamaica 198 369 981 Mexico Malta Сургus 365 164 749 Kenya Key 1= 1,000 Tourists Tunisia Egypt Holiday facts ED OF ALL OVER OF UK CONSUMERS HOLIDAYED IN THE 12 MONTH PERIOD TO SEPTEMBER 2010 UK residents took an average of 3.2 HOLIDAYS QUPS SURVEYED When enjoying a domestic holiday, the most common length of stay is between 2 in the UK & 1.2 abroad 12% 24% OF THEM ENJOYING FOUR OR MORE DOMESTIC HOLIDAYSS OF THEM ENJOYING FOUR OR MORE HOLIDAYS ABROAD SARE AND nights RESIDENTS OF THE WEST MIDLANDS A PORHOHIDAYTE STUKELY TO W HILE LONDONERS ABROAD, MOST LIKELY TO GO WITHOUT A HOLIDAY 15-54: MOST NIGHTS WHILE LONDONERS ARE LE AY ABROAD AST LIKELY TO GO WITHOUT Tanning facts THE 'ALL-OVER' TAN IS A MYTH Studies show that a consistent all-over tan may be impossible to achieve because some areas of the body are more resistant to tanning than others. TOP 6 MOST CHALLENGING PARTS TO TAN YOUR BODY INSIDE OF YOUR ARMS AND ARMPITS (lack of melanin) HAND PALMS (lack of melanin) BUTTOCKS Inot enough oxygen) THIGHS (lack of oxygen) SOLES OF YOUR FEET (lack of melanin) SHINS AND CALVES (especially for women, due to dry skin and shaving) SPF 30 USE SPF 10 OR HIGHER Apply sunscreen 30 minutes before exposing your skin to the sun and reapply every two hours. Sunscreen will make your tan last longer. THE SUN IS STRONGEST POSITION BETWEEN 10AM & 4PM Avoid sunbathing for more than an hour during this time of day to stop your skin from peeling. Place yourself at an angle with the sun where you're in line with your shadow to allow equal sun exposure to all body areas. UV Protection Many tourists underestimate the increased risk of UV damage to the skin and eye during a holiday in a sunny location. UV INDEX 3 SKIN TYPE 2 10 Pale skin, burn very easily and rarely tan. Generally have light coloured or red hair and freckles. Like Boris Johnson Likely to have light hair and blue or brown eyes. Usually burn but may gradually tan. Like Stephen Fry Olive skin with green or brown eyes. Burn with long exposure to the sun but generally tan easily. Like Jackie Chan Hair and eyes are usually dark. Always tan easily but burn with very lenghty exposures. Like Shilpa Shetty Naturally brown skin, with brown eyes and dark hair. Burn only with excessive exposure. Like Tinie Tempah Very dark skin with brown eyes and black hair. Burn only with extreme exposure to the sun. Like Lenny Henry Low risk No protection is needed. Medium risk Take care around midday and do not spend too long in the sun unprotected. High risk Cover up and spend time in the shade between 11 and 3. Use least factor 15 sunscreen on exposed skin. Very high risk Avoid being outside during midday. Cover up, seek shade, and use at least factor 15 sunscreen. Sun Facts and Figures On the daylight side of the globe, only one point under the sun receives full intensity solar radiation. From the equator to the poles, the sun rays meet Earth in gradually smaller angles and the light gets spread over larger and larger areas. uding any stops to refuel. Based on travelling at 70mph. 860,000 miles in diameter -Surface area lit by equal light 93,000,000.LES The core is 200,000 mites in diameter ACTUAL DISTANCE BETWEEN THE EARTH AND THE SUN WHICH WOULD TAKE 1 CAR TRAVELLING AT 70mph 152 YEARS TO GET TO THE SUN *data collated in 2009 Sources Monthly UV Index: World Health Organization / Average hours of sunshine: Data from UNdata and MetOffice / Departures: ABTA Travel trends report 2011/ Holiday Facts: ABTA Travel trends report 2011/ UV Protection : Cancer Research UK/ Sun Facts and Figures: D. Jefferies, 2008/ The Sun: Our Local Star, Crabtree Publishing Company. / Diagram of the earth receiving rays of sunlight: Airtours You're better off with Tunisia 3076 United States Canada 2189 HAMI ASOND 2519 Spain THE MOST T TH OF STAY IS MOST COMMO O ONLY HOLIDAY THE AGE C Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Type 4 Type 5 Type 6 MO1 MEDIUM MO1 H9IH MOT MO1 HIGH LOWER RISK MO1 MEDIUM LOW VERY HIGH MO1 MEDIUM VERY HIGH HIGH MEDIUM MEDIUM | MEDIUM H9IH M01 VERY HIGH Incoming sunlight MEDIUM 4.5 years, 5 months, 5 days, 2 hours, 56 minutes and 3.

Destination Sunshine Infographic

shared by RiLeigh84 on Jan 06
Did you ever wonder how long it would take to drive around the sun, which countries are in Britain’s top 10 holiday destinations or why your hand palms and buttocks are more difficult to tan than ot...



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