A pint of the black stuff, a stroll on a deserted beach or a cultured city break? The choice is yours in this week’s bargains, each for under £60 return.
Dublin from £26
The Irish capital will be partying on the 17th of March as St Patrick’s Day is toasted across the city’s hundreds of bars and clubs. But before the parties, the important matter of the annual St Patrick’s Day All Ireland Club Hurling and Football Finals at Croke Park takes place in front of thousands of fervent supporters – the ideal place to sample true Irish sporting passion. Find flights to Dublin
Palma, Majorca from £43
Those searching for a relaxing late-winter break should look no further than the picturesque Balearic island of Majorca, where temperatures should be shortly nudging a pleasant 18C. Take advantage of the off-season to relax on one of the island’s dozens of idyllic beaches and harbours before the summer rush. Find flights to Palma
Copenhagen from £58
Copenhagen has been voted 2011 European Consumer Choice Best Destination, and the city is regularly placed near the top of the rankings for its standard of living, its transport, its culture and its healthy living. Visitors to the Danish capital can expect quaint streets bustling with cafés and a harbour with water clean enough to enjoy a dip in, though it may still be a little cold at this time of year. Find flights to Copenhagen