Atlas Mountains, Jamaica and Crete: Travel deals
Where to go and what to do
Wednesday 02 July 2014
Get me out of here
Now... Aim high in Morocco
On 14 July, Virgin is offering the chance to avoid the summer heat of Marrakech with a four-night stay at Richard Branson's Kasbah Tamadot hotel, up in the cooler Atlas Mountains. The price of £889pp includes breakfast, transfers and Royal Air Maroc flights from Gatwick. vhiphotels.co.uk
Soon... Hop on the Orient Express
On 13 August, Kuoni has a ride on the Venice Simplon-Orient Express to Venice. Priced at £2,749pp, it includes train travel from London to Venice via Paris, with a premium deluxe cabin on board, all meals and two nights' B&B at the Hotel Danieli in the lagoon city. kuoni.co.uk
Later... Plan for a Caribbean break
Between 1 September and 5 December, DialAFlight has a week in Jamaica for £1,299pp. Based on a stay at the four-star Couples San Souci, on the north coast in Ocho Rios, it comes with all-inclusive meals and BA flights from Gatwick. Book by 8 July. dialaflight.com
Deals of the week
Less than £200... Browse the worldwide BA sale
British Airways has a worldwide sale until 8 July. Examples in Europe include a two-night city break to Rome for £129pp, staying at the Giotto Hotel from 2 November to 17 December, with breakfast and BA flights from Gatwick. bit.ly/BAWorldSale
Less than £500... A cultural package in Cornwall
The Old Quay House Hotel in Fowey has teamed up with Cornish theatre company Kneehigh to offer a two-night stay with tickets to Dead Dog in a Suitcase from 30 August-28 September for £498 per couple. Also included are breakfast and two dinners. theoldquayhouse.com
Less than £1000... Late season luxury in Greece
Wait until the schools go back and Western & Oriental has a five-star week in Crete for £765pp. Departing from 26 August-31 October, it includes a stay at the Blue Palace Resort & Spa, with half board and easyJet flights from Gatwick. Book by 15 July. westernoriental.com
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