Travel Deals: Take the train to Cote d'Azur, walk around Lindisfarne, or soak up the art deco in Miami
Where to go and what to see
Tuesday 27 May 2014
Get me out of here...
Now... Catch the train to France
On 6 June, Planet Rail has a four-night break to Cannes for £595pp. It travels by Eurostar from London St Pancras to Paris, with a taxi transfer between stations, before onward train travel to the Côte d’Azur for a B&B stay at Hotel Le Cavendish. planetrail.co.uk
Soon... Greek heat in Crete
Broadway Travel is offering a week’s half board in Crete for £599pp. Accommodation is at the Aldemar Royal Mare and Thalasso hotel in Anissaras on the north-east coast. Flights are offered from a range of airports on selected summer dates – for example from Manchester on Tuesdays in June. broadwaytravel.com
Later... Ahead of the crowd in Mauritius
Book by 31 May and Destinology has a week-long stay in September and October at the new Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa in Mauritius for £1,349pp. The five-star hotel is due to open on the north-west coast this summer. Full-board and Emirates flights from Gatwick via Dubai included. destinology.co.uk
Deals of the week
Less than £200... Cross the Channel to Jersey
Condor Breaks is offering a three-night break in Jersey for £179pp. Departing on 14 June, the deal includes a stay at the Ambassadeur Hotel, a stone’s throw from the beach on the island’s south coast, with breakfast and ferry travel from Poole or Weymouth. condorbreaks.com
Less than £500... Farne out in the North-east
For £335pp, Inntravel has a walking holiday that explores Lindisfarne and the Northumberland coast. The four-night trip is spent at St Cuthbert’s House and a converted chapel, with time to spot seals and puffins on the Farne Islands. Luggage transfers and maps included. inntravel.co.uk
Less than £1,000... Live the high life in Miami
Soak up the Art Deco architecture, beaches and nightlife of Miami on a five-night break for £789pp. The offer, from My American Holiday, includes a stay at the Winter Haven hotel and American Airlines flights from Heathrow on 11 June. myamericaholiday.co.uk
Miami nice: jet off to Florida next month (Getty)
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