Now... Depart next Sunday for a five-star break in Mallorca. The package leaves on 22 September with Monarch flights from Gatwick for a week at the Puravida Resort Blau Porto Petro. The price is £1,149pp with half-board and transfers.

Soon... See the colours of Tuscany this autumn. Citalia has a £999 package with easyJet flights from Gatwick on 16 October,, four nights' B&B in Florence at the Brunelleschi, rail transfers, and a week's half-board at the Grand Royal in

Later... Jet off before Christmas for a 12-night cruise of the Far East. The trip leaves Singapore on 9 December (flights extra), costing £848pp with full board. It calls at Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam before ending in Hong Kong.