Travel deals, from stunning Italy to a Mother’s Day special

Escorted tours of Sorrento and Amalfi coast, a Cliff House Hotel special and French glamping

Visit Italy 

Topflight has announced the expansion of their Sorrento and Amalfi coast programme for summer 2019. Now holidaymakers can fly from Dublin, Cork, and Belfast and enjoy escorted trips throughout the region. With packages like their Sorrento, Amalfi coast, Pompeii and

Vesuvius holiday with return flights, 20kg luggage allowance, accommodation for seven nights on a B&B basis, return transfers, all taxes, and services from €1,007pps.

Mum’s the word  

Book in for an extra-special Mother's Day this month at the Cliff House Hotel in Ardmore, Co Waterford. Treat mammies to their afternoon tea, created by head chef Martijn Kajuiter, overlooking the ocean, followed by a pampering back massage, express facial, mini pedicure, manicure or scalp therapy in The Wells Spa from €200 for two people.

Family glamping 

Families looking for an alternative camping experience this Easter will love Brittany Ferries’ “return to nature” glamping offering. Set up camp in a Huttopia campsite or village and stay in a wood and canvas tent or a log cabin with all of the essential amenities on site, from outdoor pools to free activities. The glamping campsites are available in the Loire valley, western Loire, central and south


west France. Choose a ferry-inclusive holiday with a minimum of four nights' accommodation and enjoy a saving of 15 per cent on all Cork regular ferry fares., 021-4277801

Shop and stay 

The newly refurbished Morgan Hotel in Temple Bar, Dublin, has launched a special package for shoppers. The four-star has teamed up with Arnotts department store, just eight minutes away, inviting guests to enjoy a stay and personal shopping experience. Before checking in to a brand new guest room at the hotel, with breakfast in its stylish 10 Fleet Street Restaurant, a personal shopper from Arnotts will contact guests to identify the style, colours and design they are looking for. A pre-selected range of clothing will be waiting for guests at Arnott's private dressing room on arrival to help nail that perfect outfit. The Morgan Hotel & Arnotts Personal Shopping Experience, from €169 per room.