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Travel Deals: Morocco, Grosvenor House, Kashmir, Sierra Nevada
Head for Morocco this Ramadan or Eid Al Fitr
Get more discounts the longer you stay when you book a room at L'Amphitrite Palace, an hour's drive from Casablanca. Located at Skhirat Plage, 20 minutes from the capital Rabat, this luxury resort has 178 rooms, its own private beach, a spa and a range of restaurants. Between June 16 and September 16, a three-night stay in a double room costs from €230 (Dh1,050) per night; a six-night stay starts at €200 (Dh910) per night and a 10-night stay starts at €175 (Dh800) per night, all including breakfast.
Visit www.lamphitritepalace.com for more information on the deals on offer.
A weekend in Dubai at Grosvenor House
Spend a relaxing night's stay in Dubai and enjoy all that Grosvenor House has to offer, with its "classy weekend" package, priced at Dh900 per person including taxes. The package includes a nights' accommodation in a deluxe room in Tower 1, on a double occupancy basis, a buffet breakfast, a dinner for two in Embassy Dubai, afternoon tea for two at Rhodes in Residence, pool and beach access at Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort and Spa, a late checkout until 6pm on the final day and complimentary Wi-Fi.
The offer is valid until September 15; visit www.grosvenorhousedubai.com or call 04 399 8888 to book.
Tour Kashmir with ease with Wild Frontiers
If you've always wanted to visit Kashmir but are worried about logistics, safety or are just short on time, go on a group tour or arrange an individual guided itinerary through Wild Frontiers, which has been running tours there since 2005. A selection of trips will take you off the beaten track and into some of Asia's most beautiful landscapes. Some trips combine the disputed region with visits to India, Pakistan and China. Departures on June 23, July 15, August 23 and 31 and September 22. Prices from Dh9,540 per person for 10 days, excluding flights.
Visit www.wildfrontiers.co.uk for more details.
Late discounts with Responsible Travel
Visit the website www.responsibletravel.com for a range of discounts to already reasonably priced small-scale holidays all over the world, from Europe to India, Morocco and Mongolia. In Mongolia, join the Naadam festival in July and get Dh565 off. Wildlife, adventure and activity breaks are also available.
Woman-only cycling trips in Sierra Nevada
Trips for experienced female mountain bikers have been launched by a Granada, Spain-based travel company called Pure Mountains. Departing on July 28 and August 2, the Bike Girls trips include four days' guided bike riding, accommodation, meals, cycling advice and yoga sessions. From Dh2,780 per person excluding flights.