Good to go: 5/01/2011

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Seasonal cheer

Who said Christmas was over? Not Shearings Holidays, which is throwing in discounts and gifts with a holiday to Italy's Lake Como. A seven-night break at the Hotel Britannia Excelsior costs from £399 per person including flights from Manchester, transfers and all-inclusive accommodation. Extras include a room upgrade on arrival (subject to availability) and a complimentary bottle of wine. Valid for departures in February. (0844 209 7143;

Winter wonder

Get three ski areas for the price of one with Inghams, which is offering a week's holiday in Banff, Canada, from £499 per person. Stay at the four-star Mount Royal for a week and ski almost 8,000 acres of terrain in Norquay, Sunshine and Lake Louise. The price includes flights to Calgary departing Gatwick on 15 January and transfers. Lift passes and equipment hire are extra. Flights from Manchester incur a £124 surcharge. (020-8780 4447;

Go to Goa

Offset the January blues with palm-fringed beaches, delectable cuisine and absorbing culture in Goa. Jewel Holidays has a two-week break in India's smallest state for just £645 per person. The price includes a fortnight's accommodation with breakfast at the Highland Beach Resort in Candolim, flights departing Gatwick on 27 January and transfers. (01293 533338;