Are you suffering from post holiday blues? Or maybe you didn’t get away this summer? Never fear I’ve got some autumn deals to whisk you away and escape the back to school blues. If you are looking for a deal I always recommend going to the Irish Travel Agents Association website to see what deals are on offer…http://itaa.ie/offers/
To start this week, I’ve got three great offers flying out of Cork Airport from Blackpool Travel
Cork – Paris Flights
14th oct – 3 nights
Pax opera hotel – b/b, opera area, hand luggage, no transfers €369pps
Cork – Portugal Flights
06th October 2017 – 5 nights
Turial park – old town albufeira ( beachfront location)
studio – self catering – sea view. inc. transfers & hand luggage €299pps
If you want to fly from Dublin then Cassidy Travel and Click and Go have fantastic prices for October to the Algarve.
01 873 5000 | www.cassidytravel.com
Not too late for September sun
Cassidy Travel has lots of offers to sun destinations in September, with prices from €229pps to the Algarve, staying 7 nights in the 3 star Club Alvorferias from 4 September. Gran Canaria from €375pp, Tenerife from €309pp and Majorca from €329pp. Call Cassidy Travel on 01 8735000 or book in one of their 9 stores across Dublin.
(01) 539 7777 | www.ClickandGo.com
4* Algarve in October from €279pp
From €279pp for the 4* Estrela do Vau. Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing for travel in October 2017.
- 7 nights in the 4* Estrela do Vau, Praia do Vau, The Algarve
- Standard apartment on a Self Catering basis
- Return Aer Lingus flights from Dublin to Faro
- Airport Transfers
- Airport taxes & charges
- Link to offer: https://www.clickandgo.com/design-your-own-holiday/details/2017-10-15/7/2::0/SC/DUB/0/2871/23653/275?search=all/The_Algarve/2017-10-15/7/2::0//DUB/0
4* city break to Rome from €199pp in November
From €199pp for the 4* Quality Hotel Nova Domus. Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing for travel in November 2017.
- 3 nights in the 4* Quality Hotel Nova Domus, Rome, Italy
- Twin Standard room on a bed & breakfast basis
- Return flights from Dublin to Ciampino
- Airport taxes & charges
- Link to offer: https://www.clickandgo.com/design-your-own-holiday/details/2017-11-24/3/2::0/BB/DUB/0/521/128/202?search=all/Rome/2017-11-29/3/2::0//DUB/0
4* Sicily in October from €469pp
From €469pp for the 4* Caesar Palace. Price is per person based on 2 adults sharing in October 2017. This hotel is about 1.5km from the beach and close to a shopping centre and motor way.
- 7 nights in the 4* Caesar Palace, Giardini Naxos,Sicily
- Premium room on a bed & breakfast basis
- Return Aer Lingus flights from Dublin to Catania
- Airport transfers
- Airport taxes & charges
- Link to offer: https://www.clickandgo.com/design-your-own-holiday/details/2017-10-21/7/2::0/BB/DUB/0/5396/56757/465?search=all/Sicily/2017-10-21/7/2::0//DUB/0
Topflight have a wide range of fantastic trips to Italy and their offer to Sicily is to a five star resort.
The Travel Broker have some incredible offers to Malaga and Madrid so I had to include them all with details below
The Travel Broker
(01) 833 3921 | www.travelbroker.ie
Depart Dublin 11 November @ 07.10, Arrive Malaga @ 11.15
Depart Malaga 14 November @ 11.55, Arrive Dublin @ 14.10
3* Zenit Malaga– €265 per person B&B
This city hotel lies right in the tourist centre of Málaga.The city centre with public transport, restaurants, bars and a lively nightlife are to be found in the vicinity. The nearest beach is just over a mile away.The Hotel is located next to the Olletas wellspring one of the most popular attractions of the city and the Santuario de la Victoria. The closest to the Rosaleda football field . Located 15 minutes from the Plaza de la Merced. Malaga is easy to know from the Hotel Zenit Malaga. Those arriving by car may make use of the car park or garage.The cuisine of the hotel restaurant revolves around the Malagueta, a perfect space in which to combine excellent author menu, children’s menu and gluten. The breakfast buffet has a wide range of typical Mediterranean cuisine.
3* Malaga Nostrum – €278 per person B&B
We invite you to get to know Hotel Málaga Nostrum, a design hotel with complete facilities and strategically located just 5 minutes by car from the beaches and the airport, 15 minutes from the Málaga Technological Park and just 10 minutes from the heart of the city.||The hotel has 73 rooms, three of which are suites and two of them adapted for people with reduced mobility. It also has a swimming pool with a chill-out terrace, a jacuzzi, a restaurant and a games room where to entertain yourself whilst having a drink or a snack
Depart Dublin 11 November @ 06.25, Arrive Madrid @ 10.00
Depart Madrid 14 November @ 21.30, Arrive Dublin @ 23.10
3* Sterling – €218 per person B&B
This hotel is located close to the famous Gran Via and 200 metres from Santo Domingo Metro station. The hotel is just a few minutes walk from Puerta del Sol, the Royal Palace, the Plaza de España and the opera house. In the vicinity, there is a large selection of shops, bars and entertainment, including theatres and cinemas. This is the perfect hotel for a trip to the enchanting Spanish capital.
4* Senator Gran Via 70 Spa – €255 per person B&B
This superb city hotel enjoys a prime setting at the heart of Madrid. The hotel is situated just a 10 minutes’ walking distance from the renowned Plaza del Sol. Guests will find themselves within easy access of the city’s attractions. Guests can explore the city’s shops, entertainment venues and restaurants with ease, and will find links to the public transport network in close proximity to the hotel, enjoying ease of access to other areas of the city. The hotel enjoys a superb architectural style, inviting guests into the welcoming surroundings of the interior. The guest rooms are elegantly appointed, affording guests the ideal surroundings in which to relax and unwind at the end of the day. The hotel provides a wide array of leisure and recreational facilities, with something for every type of traveller to enjoy.
4* Mercure Madrid Plaza de Espana – €250 per person B&B
This luxurious establishment in Madrid offers the perfect base from which to explore all this vibrant region has to offer. It is located just 500 metres from Plaza de España square, just a few steps from Plaza de los Cubos square where visitors will find a plethora of restaurants and different entertainment options. The popular Gran Via avenue is just a 5-minute walk away while younger guests will have the time of their lives at the zoo, located just a 10-minute drive from the hotel. Designed with guests’ comfort in mind, this establishment provides a choice of comfortable rooms featuring a choice of modern conveniences for guests to feel right at home. The onsite facilities include a parking, ideal for those arriving in their own vehicle, as well as a fully-equipped fitness centre.
Depart Dublin 11 November @ 06.15, Arrive Lisbon @ 09.05
Depart Lisbon 14 November @ 09.30, Arrive Dublin @ 12.25
Travel Fox have some great prices from Shannon Airport
4* Silken Puerta Malaga
Fancy a city break to Malaga? Then why not spend 3 nights in the 4* Silken Puerta Malaga, bed & breakfast, and enjoy this Spanish gem of a city this October.
Prices from: €349pp departing the 21st October 2017 for 3 nights, B&B
4* Boston Park Plaza
If a shopping trip to New York isn’t your thing, how about a shopping time to Boston? Spend 3 nights in the 4* Boston Park Plaza, room only.
The best time to visit this beautiful part of the world is in the Fall so if you want to find out more see https://www.massvacation.com/
There’s lots to see and do and as it’s the 100th anniversary of JFK’s birth there’s lots to see and do about his life including celebrations at the https://www.jfklibrary.org/Visit/Admission-and-Museum-Information.aspx
Prices from: €599pp departing the 23rd November 2017 for 3 nights, room only
PRICES BASED ON FLIGHTS FROM SHANNON ( alternative airports may be available)
subject to availability