Get down and dirty in heart of Turkey
COSTA BRAVA: Leave from Leeds Bradford on September
29 and get seven nights’ self-catering at three-star Apartments Bolero Park in Lloret de Mar for £289. See jet2holidays.com or phone 0800 408 5594. PEMBROKESHIRE: Anchor Cottage is on the edge of The Green in Tenby. It sleeps six and is available for a week for £419 starting on September 30. Check out sykescottages.co.uk. MALTA: Pay from
£199 for five nights on half-board at the four-star Dolmen Resort Hotel in Bugibba. Flights leave London airports from November 2017 to February 2018. See cheapflights.co.uk.
SLAPPING mud on my face while a flurry of fish nibble my feet is one top-to-toe spa treatment I won’t forget in a hurry.
A short time left to bake under the hot Turkish sun, followed by some thorough scrubbing completes things.
I then emerge with (almost) allover baby soft skin. My fishy friends have enjoyed what amounts to a three-course meal thanks to my trotters, and it’s all muddy good fun.
I’m at the Dalyan river’s mineral-rich Peloid Mud Bath. Popular with travellers who don’t mind
Fly from BristolAvonmouth on October 25 for a 12-night cruise. Visit some of Europe’s finest medieval cities and picturesque rivers. Fares start at £359. See cruiseandmaritime.com. ■ CHILLIN’: Ouldeniz and, inset above, Andy at Blue Lagoon