RTÉ Travel's Ed Leahy rounds up the best late deals and holiday offers.

Turkish Airlines Istanbul Offer Extended
Due to its huge popularity, Turkish Airlines has once again extended its special Dublin to Istanbul return fare of €179. You can now avail of this offer from Europe's Best Airline 2012 until June 14 2013, giving you even more reason to visit this fascinating city. Price includes: Return flights ex. Dublin to Istanbul, all taxes and charges. Travel period: February 1 2013 – June 14 2013. This special fare is only available within 30 days before departure and through: www.turkishairlines.com.

Enjoy the Works of Andy Warhol in Belfast
The MAC in Belfast presents an exciting and brand new exhibition from February 8 – April 28. The first ever significant exhibition of Andy Warhol's work in Northern Ireland will be shown across all three of the MAC's galleries and includes an impressive selection of 232 works which span the artist's entire body of work, and reflects his eclectic career and vibrant personality. While enjoying the unique exhibition, visitors can enjoy a short break and avail of Northern Ireland Tourist Board's (NITB) special accommodation offer at the Wellington Park Hotel in Belfast, with two nights' accommodation, breakfast and one evening meal from £99pps, and visitors staying mid-week can enjoy a third night free.
For more information, call: 1850 230 230 or visit: www.discovernorthernireland.com.

Romantic Stateside Getaways from American Holidays
American Holidays has these latest offers to the US to give your someone special a Valentine's to remember, from beautiful sunsets in LA, movie-style romance in Seattle and even the possibility of Elvis-themed nuptials in Las Vegas.

Santa Monica, California
Spend 5 nights at the Comfort Inn Santa Monica from only €945pp.
With over 300 days of sunshine, Santa Monica is a prime piece of California coastline and a perfect romantic retreat for couples looking to escape for Valentine's Day.

Seattle
Spend 5 nights at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Seattle Downtown from only €826pp.

The setting for one of the most famous romantic movies made, Sleepless in Seattle, Seattle has everything that you would need for a perfect romantic escape - whether you're looking for a candle-lit restaurant, outdoor fun, or a food tour. Fall in love all over again, just like in the movies.

Las Vegas
Spend 5 nights at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino from only €719pp.

Las Vegas is definitely a city for lovers, with romantic restaurants, luxurious hotel rooms, nightclubs and bars. The large selection of Wedding Chapels also makes it the ideal destination for a spontaneous Valentine's Day wedding.

Travel: February 13 Price includes: Return flights ex. Dublin, five nights' accommodation as stated, all taxes and charges. Prices based on 2 people sharing.

For more information, call: (01) 673 3804 or visit: www.americanholidays.com.

New Portugal and Malta Brochures from Concorde Travel
Concorde Travel has just launched its new Portugal and Malta brochures, featuring a comprehensive selection of holidays.
The new Concorde Travel Portugal 2013 brochure features the following three major resorts:

The Algarve - Ideal for families, Concorde offers flexibility and good value on selected properties.

Lisbon Coast - Save €100 per person on selected departures to this chic Riviera.

Madeira - Beautiful landscapes and year-round pleasant weather.

The new Concorde Travel Malta 2013 brochure features the following three islands:

Malta - The biggest of the three islands, home to the most popular holiday resorts and Malta's capital, Valletta, packed with history and declared UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Comino - Ideal for divers and those who want to escape from it all.

Gozo - The small sister, with a rural feel and beautiful green landscapes.

For more information, visit: www.concordetravel.ie or call: (01) 775 9300.

Sunshine Offers from Falcon Holidays
From Dublin Airport

February 16, Gran Canaria, Greenfield Apts, Playa del Ingles, 3 Falcons, 7 nights' B&B, 2 sharing from €509pp

February 14, Red Sea Riviera, Tropicana Tivoli Hotel, Sharm el Sheikh, 3 Falcons, 7 nights' B&B, 2 sharing from €499pp

February 21, Red Sea Riviera, Radisson Blu Hotel, Sharm el Sheikh, 4 Falcons, 7 nights' B&B, 2 sharing from €679pp

From Cork Airport
February 17, Lanzarote, Balcon del Mar, Puerto del Carmen, 2 Falcons,
7 nights, 2 sharing from €419pp

March 3, Lanzarote, Hyde Park Lane, Playa de Los Pocillos, 3 Falcons, 7 nights, 2 sharing from €449pp

From Shannon Airport
March 3, Lanzarote, Hyde Park Lane, Playa de Los Pocillos, 3 Falcons,
7 nights, 2 sharing from €449pp

For more information, visit: www.falconholidays.ie or call: 1850 45 35 45.

Lake Como, Swiss Alps & Milan with Travel Department
Depart March 25 from Dublin to Milan Malpensa with Aer Lingus. Transfer on arrival to spend 7 nights at the 4*Grand Hotel Cadenabbia on Lake Como on a half board basis. Enjoy a full day excursion and guided tour of Milan followed by a day excursion to include the Alpine towns of Tirano, Poschiavo and Chiavenna and the elegant Swiss town of St Moritz, taking in the beautiful scenery of the Bernina Pass en route and returning via the Maloya Pass. Enjoy a half-day guided excursion on Lake Como by boat, viewing some of the beautiful sites and places of interest on the lake, including a visit to the town of Bellagio. Cost: €799pps incl. tax.

For more information, visit: www.traveldepartment.ie or call: (01) 637 1600.

Ed Leahy
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