Winter warmer: bag a bargain in Egypt

Plus, Porto, Iceland and the Canaries

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Now... All-inclusive Egypt

Mid-November is a buyers' market for package holidays, and Thomson's all-inclusive brand, First Choice, has a week in Hurghada on Egypt's Red Sea for £354 per person, departing Manchester on 17 November. Accommodation is at the Jungle Aqua Park Hotel.

Soon... Art Deco new year

Miami Beach stages its annual Art Deco weekend on 16-18 January, but there is still room at reasonable prices. Through BA, you can get flights on 15 January from Heathrow (operated by American Airlines) plus four nights' room-only at Harrison's Hotel South Beach for £827 per person.

Later... Roll on Reno

Thomas Cook Airlines launches the first direct flights between Europe and Reno, Nevada, in December 2015 from Gatwick. Book now for low fares: in January 2016 you can fly for £392 return, including in-flight meals and a 23kg baggage allowance.

Deals of the week

Less than £200.. Pop over to Porto

easyJet is introducing four new routes from Bristol for summer 2015: Lanzarote, Catania, Porto and Gibraltar. Fares are still looking good for May and June. Spend a weekend in the Unesco-protected city of Porto: flights cost £76 return and depart on 24 May, returning two days later.

Less than £500... Lights on in Iceland

Icelandair has a range of tailor-made trips to Reykjavik, with a chance to see the Northern Lights. A three-night B&B stay at the Hotel Cabin with flights from Heathrow on 23 November, a Northern Lights excursion and glacier walk is £439 per person.

Less than £1,000... Cruise the Canaries

P&O Cruises has an adults-only cruise aboard Arcadia, departing from Southampton on 27 November for Madeira, La Palma, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote and Lisbon, for £699 per person. The price includes an outside cabin, all meals, but not drinks.