Less than £200... The Agatha Christie Festival is celebrated in the writer's Devon hometown of Torquay from 15-22 September. Great Little Breaks is offering a two-night B&B stay, starting 15 September, at the Imperial Hotel for £189 per couple, including a three-course dinner. Greatlittlebreaks.com

Less than £500... Chase the European summer south to Greece. Sunvil has a week on Kefalonia for £409pp, with a self-catering stay at the Anemona Apartments near Katelios. The price is valid on 28 September with Germania flights from Gatwick and transfers. Sunvil.co.uk

Less than £1,000... Hayes & Jarvis has a twin-centre trip to the East Coast of America for £899pp. It departs on 11 November for four nights' B&B at the Yotel in New York and three nights' room-only at the Midtown in Boston, with Amtrak rail in between and BA flights from Heathrow. Hayesandjarvis.co.uk