Cuba Libre: save money on a Cuban holiday by travelling on Christmas Day / EPA

Plus Beijing and back, Canary sunshine, and Turkish delight

Get me out of here

Now... Magic Mallorca

Mid-October is excellent for package deals at silly prices. Thomson has a week at the Viva Hotel Rey Don Jaime in Santa Ponsa, Mallorca, flying from Gatwick on Saturday 11 October, for £189. Includes flights (with 15kg luggage), transfers and half-board at the hotel.

Soon... Canary sunshine

Budget airline Norwegian starts flying from Gatwick to La Palma in the Canary Islands next month, with some very cheap fares available. Flights are on Saturdays. An outbound flight is £40 on 1 November, while the first return flight (8 November) is £32.

Later... Turkish delight

What better way to stave off the cold weather than by booking next year's summer holiday? Thomas Cook has a week in Dalaman, Turkey, for just £176 per person, departing on 26 June 2015. The price includes flights and accommodation in a self-catered apartment.

Deals of the week

Less than £200.. Bargain Berlin

Expedia is offering discounts on autumn breaks booked before 3 November. The best deals are for midweek departures. Two nights at the TRYP by Wyndham Berlin am Ku'damm, with Ryanair flights from Stansted, is £93 per person from 4-6 November.

Less than £500.. Beijing and back

As Air France seeks to drum up business following the fortnight-long pilots' strike, it is offering cheap seats on a wide range of long-haul flights. The star deal is Beijing, available for £477 return from Manchester (similar prices from other UK airports).

Less than £1,000... Cuban Christmas

If you don't mind spending some of Christmas Day in the air, you can get a two-week all-inclusive holiday in Cuba for £873 per person. Departing on 11 December, the Virgin Holidays package includes flights, transfers and a stay at the Breezes Bella Costa resort in Varadero.