Travel digest with Barry Coughlan

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Travel digest with Barry Coughlan

Attractions such as a visit to the Blue Lagoon (half day) are included. The flight leaves Dublin early on October 27 and returns late the following Monday.

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Cowboy country

At the crossroads of America, Kansas and Oklahoma are steeped in history from before the Civil War. Platinum Travel in Dublin offers 14- night fly drive packages with prices starting from €1,499.

The company will offer suggested itineraries but can tailor-make packages on demand. or 01 853 5000.

Emirates deals

Up to June 20 the Emirates sale continues with savings out of Dublin to Dubai. For rugby fans, the airline offers €459 to take in the Dubai Sevens in December.

Other fares are Johannesburg from €589, Phuket from €709 and Perth from €999.

US destinations

American Holidays has a series of packages to US destinations next year, including a two-centre stay in Orlando and Clearwater for 10 nights.

Prices start at €1,199 and include entry to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and transportation in Universal Orlando Resort plus car rental for five days. or 01 673 3804.

Family to Greece

An all-inclusive family deal to the Greek island of Corfu is on offer from the Travel Broker. Priced from €3,009 for two adults and one child, it includes flights from Dublin and a week-long stay in the four-star Louis Corcyra Beach Hotel.

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