With the kids on holiday and the end of the World Cup in sight, you can finally look at getting away on a summer break. Skyscanner’s bargains of the week feature some of the best beaches in Europe and North Africa.
Menorca (from £49)
Majorca’s smaller cousin, this Balearic island has all the same charms and more, from classic sandy beaches to more rugged and secluded bays. Menorca has plenty of relaxing resorts to choose from along its beautiful 126km coastline.
Dubrovnik (from £152)
The spectacular jewel of Croatia’s Dalmatian coast, Dubrovnik is a small city of less than 50,000 inhabitants. There are endless rewards to be found within its famous city walls, and some superb boat trips to the islands off the coast for those who want to escape for the day.
Madeira (from £109)
This popular Portugese island has a long tradition of seafaring due its location in the North Atlantic. Madeira’s motto is "Of all islands, the most beautiful and free", and with a combination of the local wine, food and sun, it’s easy to see why.
Kerry (from £80)
County Kerry in the south west of Ireland has some of the most spectacular beaches in Europe, as well as some unique peninsula’s and inlets such as the famous Dingle Peninsula. Hillwalkers can also enjoy some of Ireland’s most mountainous terrain and soak up the view from the top.
Agadir (from £123)
The expansive beaches of Morocco’s West Atlantic coast are a mecca for water sports fans and sunbathers alike. Located not far from the foot of the Atlas Mountains, Agadir boasts the largest Souk in Morocco, Souk Lhed.