The big thaw may have arrived, but let’s face it – it’s still freezing outside. Why not escape to the sun for a few days? These bargain flights are all less than £69 return. Enjoy!
Lanzarote from £45
Lanzarote’s lunar landscape may have been the scene for many extra-terrestrial movie shoots over the years, but expect a pleasant earth-warming temperature of around 20 degrees this month. The island has over 213km of coastline to explore, from sandy beaches to dramatic rocky Atlantic alcoves. Find flights to Lanzarote
Morocco from £69
Morocco’s coastal towns such as Essaouria and Agadir offer a cool breeze ideal for water sports fans, while cities such as Marrakesh are an intoxicating visit whether you’re a new or returning visitor. The historic main square in Marrakesh, Djemaa el Fna, is so revered that it inspired an entire new UNESCO project, the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Find flights to Morocco
Faro from £31
With some of the world’s top courses set amid spectacular coastal scenery, the Algarve is a mecca for golf fans. There are however many other reasons for a trip to Faro of course, and if you prefer a stiletto to a sand wedge you’ll find some excellent shopping in the city’s many malls. A variety of luxurious bars and restaurants await holidaymakers in the evening. Find flights to Faro