CHOSEN FEW: Flights to catch tonight!
If your Eid break from work has only just been announced, you may be considering a long-weekend away. But rather than hopping in the car and grabbing a room at the nearest five star establishment, how about utilising these precious days off to go somewhere different? These flights leave tonight (July 16), and there are still seats available. Go on, be spontaneous.
What to do while you’re there: Read, eat, swim, sleep, repeat…
Duration: 4 hours 25 minutes
Departure: 6.55pm (it’s why it’s first… get a move on)
What to do while you’re there: Wander around Downtown, and see the collection of Roman and Byzantine Ruins of the Citadel. Take a trip to the Dead Sea, and visit the National Museum at Ras Al-Ain.
Duration: 3 hours 10 minutes
Airline: Royal Jordanian
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
What to do while you’re there: Visit Batu Caves, Petronas Towers, eat in China Town and visit the butterfly park.
Duration: 6 hours
Colombo, Sri Lanka
What to do while you’re there: Visit Kalutara Beach and the beautiful Mount Lavinia area. You can even go whale watching in the morning if you don’t mind an early rise.
Duration: 4 hours 40 minutes
Airline: Sri Lanka Air/FlyDubai
What to do while you’re there: Check out the floating markets and hang out with the backpackers on Kho San Road.
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
What to do when you're there: Visit the Grand Mosque, sit on a beach or chill in the pool.
Duration: 1 hour
Airline: Fly Dubai
Departure: 8pm or 11.20pm
All prices found on SkyScanner at 2pm on July 16 2015. Prices are based on returning on July 20.