Raymond Blanc's Le Manoir aux Quat' Saisons in Oxfordshire (tel: 01844 278881, mention "Blanc Vite" break) is offering a luxurious overnight midweek break from £225 per person, for two sharing. The price includes a deluxe room, Blanc's seven-course Menu Gourmand dinner, breakfast and a signed copy of his latest collection of recipes, Blanc Vite.
World Direct Travel (tel: 0800 0528 757; net: www.worldonaplate.com) has November departures for a 13-night stay at the Maldives' four-star Kurumba Village hotel for £919 per person, based on two sharing, including return flights and b&b accommodation.
Destination St Lucia
First Choice (tel: 0870 750 0001) is offering return flights to St Lucia, departing from Gatwick on 5 November, returning 19 November, for £199 per person.
Tango and Cash
A five-night holiday in Buenos Aires costs £759 per person - a saving of £305 - if you book with British Airways Holidays (tel: 0870 6000 500) by 31 October for departures up to 7 December. The price is based on two sharing and includes return flights from Gatwick, transfers and b&b accommodation at the three-star Bisonte Palace Hotel.
First Choice (tel: 0870 750 0001) has availability on its 7 November departure from Manchester to the Dominican Republic for a 14-night holiday. The price is £589 per person, based on two sharing, staying in a three-star, all-inclusive hotel, which is allocated on arrival.
Mombasa made easy
Book by 31 October with British Airways Holidays (tel: 0870 6000 500) for departures between 15 November and 10 December to the four-star Indian Ocean Beach Club in Mombasa for £599 per person, based on two sharing. The price includes return flights from Gatwick, transfers and half-board accommodation.
The Walt Disney Travel Company (tel: 0870 24 24 910) has reduced adult fares on a selection of holidays at its World Resort in Florida. For departures from 13 November-10 December, a 14-night stay at the Doubletree Club Hotel on Lake Buena Vista has been reduced by £300 to £729 per adult. A 14-night flydrive to Orlando, departing at the same time, starts from £369 per adult, saving £230. Both deals include return flights. Children from £229.
Okehampton Youth Hostel (tel: 01837 55602) has places for over-16s on its two-day navigation course from 11 November. The price is £96 per person, including full-board accommodation.