As the days shorten in for autumn, and dark and cold evenings become the staple, there is no better time to book a holiday to cheer yourself up, and there are some cracking deals to avail of.
Vegas and New York
Sunway has a superb 7-day special that could do just that. Priced at €1079, this 7-day Las Vegas and New York special is a bargain.
Vegas and New York: 7-day special with Sunway from €1079
4 nights in the 4* MGM Grand Las Vegas and 3 nights in the 4* Fitzpatrick's Grand Central New York.
Price is €1,079 per person including flights, 7 nights' accommodation on a room only basis and all taxes. Valid for travel in February 2014, subject to availability. www.sunway.ie or phone: (01)288 6828
Fly to Las Vegas where you will spend 4 nights at the MGM Grand located on the southern end of the Las Vegas strip.
On-site highlights include a casino, the MGM Grand spa and health club, five swimming pools, three whirlpools and an abundance of dining options.
Then fly to New York and enjoy a further three nights at Fitzpatrick Grand Central where you can shop until you drop at nearby Bloomingdales or Saks 5th Avenue.
Long-haul Flight Deals with Trailfinders
If you want to book a flight only, then Trailfinders has some excellent deals at present. The Malaysia Airlines sale stands out from the rest.
Asia from €655, Australia from €785 and New Zealand from €845 are all very competitive deals.
Trailfinders' lowest airfare this week of €449 to New York is a bargain. www.trailfinders.ie
Deals on City Break Hotels with Ebookers
If you're looking to take a city break then Ebookers has 30% off city break hotels between now and November 30. See a full list of the deals at www.ebookers.ie.
All-inclusive Deal to Izmir with Gohop
If you want everything taken care of on your break, and therefore the minimum of fuss, then an all-inclusive break is perhaps the best option. Gohop.ie has a four-star deal to Izmir, Turkey for €571 departing on October 12 at an attractive price. www.gohop.ie
Concorde Travel Trip to Malta
Malta is one of the deals that stands out for Concorde this week. Concorde is offering a 7-night stay at the 5-star Le Meridien St Julians. It includes flights, transfers, 7 nights' accommodation and 15kg luggage. www.concordetravel.ie
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