pounds 24

Formula One fans on a budget can see their heroes live in action at the Luxemburg Grand Prix. This three-night stay includes camping at Nommerlayen in Luxemburg (about 40 miles from the Nurburgring circuit, in Germany), return short-sea ferry/ Eurotunnel crossing for a car and passengers, based on a party of six travelling. Tickets are not included. Departures on 23, 24, 25 September. Canvas (tel: 08709 022022).

pounds 184

you and two friends can see the total eclipse in Cornwall. Stay in a self-catering cottage on Tresenten Farm, near Plymouth. This price is valid for a three-night break (arriving on 10 August). Farm and Cottage Holidays (tel: 01237 479698).

pounds 447

you and a friend can take a late summer holiday on the French island of Ile de Re. Stay in a former Governor's palace for a week, departing on 4 or 11 September. This price is inclusive of return short-sea ferry/Eurotunnel crossing for car and passengers, plus studio accommodation for two people. Eurovillage (tel: 01606 787776).

pounds 565

fly return to Australia with Japan Airlines. This fare is for departures up to 21 April 2000 (excluding the month of December) and is valid for a minimum stay of five days and a maximum of six months. The Far East Travel Centre (tel: 0171-414 8844).

pounds 894

see in the millennium in Hong Kong. 2000 is also the Year of the Dragon, and a lantern festival and dragon parade make-up just part of the city's festivities. This five-night break includes flights, transfers and three- star hotel accommodation. Magic of the Orient (tel: 01293 537700).