Be beside the seaside: Aldeburgh / Alamy

Where to go and what to do

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Now... Hop off to Greece this month

Ionian & Aegean has a range of well-priced, last-minute deals to Greece this month. A week at the Kalokeri Apartments outside Fiskardo on Kefalonia costs £563pp, departing on 26 July with flights, transfers and three days' car hire.

Soon... Summer savers to the Med

Until noon on Friday, Monarch has a "summer clearance" sale on departures between now and the end of the summer season in October. One-way fares to destinations such as Palma, Faro and Barcelona are £49.99. The airline says school summer holiday dates are included.

Later... Take a winter's sail in Norway

Norway's coastal ferry service, the Hurtigruten, is offering free flights between Gatwick and Bergen when you book an Arctic voyage this winter. Examples include the 12-day Classic Round Voyage which costs £1,099pp including flights, between October and December.

Deals of the week

Less than £200... On the East Anglian shore

Where better for a short summer break than the Suffolk coast? Until 30 September, the Brudenell Hotel in Aldeburgh (above) has a night for £110pp, with breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner at its Seafood & Grill restaurant, for Sunday to Friday stays.

Less than £500... Spend a week in Marrakech

For £475pp, there's a week at the five-star Angsana Riad Si Said. Valid for travel until 15 September when booked by 31 July, the Destinology deal includes access to the hotel's spa, jet pool and roof terrace, overlooking the Medina, with easyJet flights from Gatwick.

Less than £1,000... Plan a road trip Down Under

Austravel's current sale includes a nine-night road trip from Brisbane to Sydney for £895pp. The self-drive tour comes with hire of an Apollo motorhome and China Southern flights from Heathrow via Guangzhou in November.