Bargain breaks: Bruges | Sollia | Holywood
GABY Soutar rounds up the best holiday deals around the country
Explore the cobbled streets, canals and shops of Bruges with a five-day trip departing on 15 February. From £249pp, based on two sharing a standard room, it includes four nights’ accommodation with Continental breakfast, visits to Brussels and Ostend, and travel by coach from various joining points.
Call 0844 846 0808 or see www.leger.co.uk
Go in search of the Northern Lights with a trip to the wilderness of Sollia on the Russian-Norwegian border. From £958pp based on two sharing, Inntravel offer return flights from London to Kirkenes, transfers, three nights’ half board and an evening trip by sledge to the aurora borealis basecamp. Connections from Scotland not included.
Call 01653 617000 or see www.inntravel.co.uk
The Holywood hills
The Culloden Estate and Spa in Holywood, Northern Ireland, has a Valentine’s Day package, from 12-14 February. From £140pp, it includes prosecco on arrival, dinner for two, an overnight stay in this five star hotel and breakfast.
Call 028 9042 1066 or see www.hastingshotels.com