Travel deals: Get me out of here...

view gallery VIEW GALLERY

 

Now

Banff bound

Work off the excess of Christmas in the Canadian Rockies. Fly out on 11 January from Heathrow with BA flights to Calgary and spend a week at the Banff International Hotel (room only), for £690 per person. It's centrally-located with a Jacuzzi and sauna, plus there's the backdrop of majestic peaks to admire. Skiamericaonline.co.uk

Soon

Virgin sale

Book by midnight on 31 January for discounts to Asia, the Middle East, America and beyond. Deals include a week in Mauritius with flights from Heathrow and half-board at the Coin de Mire hotel for £845 per person; or a week in Antigua at the Halcyon Cove by Rex hotel, with flights from Gatwick, for £659 per person. Travel dates vary. Virginholidays.co.uk

Later

Italian summer

Citalia has a week in Sardinia, at the Hotel Le Ginestre, with half-board for £516 per person. Located in the heart of the Costa Smeralda (Emerald Coast), the hotel stands in secluded parkland, with a large pool overlooking a peaceful bay. The deal includes easyJet flights from Gatwick to Olbia on 6 May. Citalia.com

Deals of the week

Less than £200:

Burns Night

Celebrate the birthday of Scottish bard, Robert Burns, on 25 January. The event is being marked at Cameron House Hotel throughout the week of 22-29 January, with an overnight stay, breakfast and a special Scottish Market Menu at the hotel's Cameron Grill for £199 per person. Overlooking the pristine waters of Loch Lomond, just north of Glasgow, this traditional retreat boasts idyllic surroundings, along with rooms with open fires and tartan throws. Devere-hotels.co.uk

Less than £500:

Roman holiday

How about a four-night city break to the magnificent Italian capital, with bed and breakfast at the stylish Hotel Twenty One for £235 per person? That's the tempting offer from easyJet Holidays. This modern boutique hotel has a city-centre location which is helpfully close to St Peter's Basilica and Vatican City, with the Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and Piazza Navona a short distance across the Tiber river. The deal includes easyJet flights from Gatwick on 24 January. easyJetholidays.co.uk

Less than £1000:

Value Vietnam

Rich history and low travelling costs combine to make Vietnam an appealing prospect for those wanting to explore the wonders of South-east Asia. Travelbag has a deal to the central coast with a 10-night B&B stay at the Ana Mandara Hue hotel for £879 per person. It is valid for travel throughout January and includes Vietnam Airlines flights from Gatwick to either Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, with connecting flights to Hue. Book by this Saturday, 31 December. Travelbag.co.uk

The Independent travel offers: Discover a world of inspiring destinations

PROMOTED VIDEO
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
Arts and Entertainment
Standing the test of time: Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd in 'Back to the Future'
filmReview: A week late, Secret Cinema arrives as interactive screening goes Back to the Future
News
Chancellor George Osborne, along with the Prime Minister, have been 'complacently claiming the economy is now fixed', according to shadow Chancellor Ed Balls
i100... which is awkward, because he is their boss, after all
Travel
travel
Arts and Entertainment
Sydney and Melbourne are locked in a row over giant milk crates
artCultural relations between Sydney and Melbourne soured by row over milk crate art instillation
Arts and Entertainment
Adèle Exarchopoulos and Léa Seydoux play teeneage lovers in the French erotic drama 'Blue Is The Warmest Colour' - The survey found four times as many women admitting to same-sex experiences than 20 years ago
filmBlue Is The Warmest Colour, Bojack Horseman and Hobbit on the way
Arts and Entertainment
Preparations begin for Edinburgh Festival 2014
Edinburgh festivalAll the best shows to see at Edinburgh this year
Travel
ebookHow to enjoy the perfect short break in 20 great cities
News
i100
News
Kenny Ireland, pictured in 2010.
peopleBenidorm, actor was just 68
Environment
View from the Llanberis Track to the mountain lake Llyn
Du’r Arddu
environmentA large chunk of Mount Snowdon, in north Wales, is up for sale
Arts and Entertainment
arts + ents
News
Morrissey pictured in 2013
people
Independent Travel Videos
Independent Travel Videos
Simon Calder in Amsterdam
Independent Travel Videos
Simon Calder in Giverny
Independent Travel Videos
Simon Calder in St John's
Independent Travel Videos
Independent
Travel Shop
the manor
Up to 70% off luxury travel
on city breaks Find out more
santorini
Up to 70% off luxury travel
on chic beach resorts Find out more
sardina foodie
Up to 70% off luxury travel
on country retreats Find out more
Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

ES Rentals

    iJobs Job Widget
    iJobs Travel

    SQL DBA/ C# Developer - T-SQL, C#.Net

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits: Ashdown Group: Working with an exciting ...

    Sales and Office Administrator – Sports Media

    £23,000: Sauce Recruitment: A global leader in sports and entertainment is now...

    C++ Software Engineer - Hounslow, West London - C++ - to £60K +

    £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare : Deerfoot IT Resources Limite...

    VB.NET and C# developer (VB.NET,C#,ASP.NET)

    £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package: Harrington Starr: VB.NET a...

    Day In a Page

    Dress the Gaza situation up all you like, but the truth hurts

    Robert Fisk on Gaza conflict

    Dress the situation up all you like, but the truth hurts
    Save the tiger: Tiger, tiger burning less brightly as numbers plummet

    Tiger, tiger burning less brightly

    When William Blake wrote his famous poem there were probably more than 100,000 tigers in the wild. These days they probably number around 3,200
    5 News's Andy Bell retraces his grandfather's steps on the First World War battlefields

    In grandfather's footsteps

    5 News's political editor Andy Bell only knows his grandfather from the compelling diary he kept during WWI. But when he returned to the killing fields where Edwin Vaughan suffered so much, his ancestor came to life
    Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart reveals she has flying robot ... to take photos of her farm

    Martha Stewart has flying robot

    The lifestyle guru used the drone to get a bird's eye view her 153-acre farm in Bedford, New York
    Former Labour minister Meg Hillier has demanded 'pootling lanes' for women cyclists

    Do women cyclists need 'pootling lanes'?

    Simon Usborne (who's more of a hurtler) explains why winning the space race is key to happy riding
    A tale of two presidents: George W Bush downs his paintbrush to pen father’s life story

    A tale of two presidents

    George W Bush downs his paintbrush to pen father’s life story
    Restaurateur Mitch Tonks has given the Great Western Pullman dining car a makeover

    The dining car makes a comeback

    Restaurateur Mitch Tonks has given the Great Western Pullman dining car a makeover
    Gallery rage: How are institutions tackling the discomfort of overcrowding this summer?

    Gallery rage

    How are institutions tackling the discomfort of overcrowding this summer?
    Louis van Gaal has £500,000 video surveillance system installed to monitor Manchester United players

    Eye on the prize

    Louis van Gaal has £500,000 video surveillance system installed to monitor Manchester United players
    Women's rugby: Tamara Taylor adds fuel to the ire in quest to land World Cup

    Women's rugby

    Tamara Taylor adds fuel to the ire in quest to land World Cup
    Save the tiger: The day America’s love of backyard tigers led to a horrific bloodbath

    The day America’s love of backyard tigers led to a horrific bloodbath

    With only six per cent of the US population of these amazing big cats held in zoos, the Zanesville incident in 2011 was inevitable
    Samuel Beckett's biographer reveals secrets of the writer's time as a French Resistance spy

    How Samuel Beckett became a French Resistance spy

    As this year's Samuel Beckett festival opens in Enniskillen, James Knowlson, recalls how the Irish writer risked his life for liberty and narrowly escaped capture by the Gestapo
    We will remember them: relatives still honour those who fought in the Great War

    We will remember them

    Relatives still honour those who fought in the Great War
    Star Wars Episode VII is being shot on film - and now Kodak is launching a last-ditch bid to keep celluloid alive

    Kodak's last-ditch bid to keep celluloid alive

    Director J J Abrams and a few digital refuseniks shoot movies on film. Simon Usborne wonders what the fuss is about
    Once stilted and melodramatic, Hollywood is giving acting in video games a makeover

    Acting in video games gets a makeover

    David Crookes meets two of the genre's most popular voices