Access the best deals for fantastic city breaks from Newcastle here at lastminute.com. The main air hub for north-east England, Newcastle Airport, is just a few miles from the historic city centre and offers flights to various destinations in the UK, continental Europe, and to Dubai and Tunisia.
See the rustic medieval Cathedral of Faro, take a short journey to the spectacular wilderness of Barreta Island, or head further west to the vibrant beach resort of Albufeira. Top-rated budget-friendly hotels in Faro include the Hotel 3K Faro Aeroporto and the Frangaria Hospedaria, while the Hotel Eva is the perfect venue for special romantic getaways.
There are few places on earth that can rival the buzz of Ibiza's astounding nightlife scene, although this glorious Mediterranean island is also famed for its ancient archaeological sites, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There are dozens of affordable hotels like the Hotel Gran Sol Ibiza in Sant Antoni de Portmany, and the Invisa Hotel Club Cala Verde in Santa Eulalia del Rio, as well as high-end establishments like the Hotel Mirador de Dalt Vila in Ibiza Town.
You can learn all about the history of Amsterdam and the Netherlands at the National Museum (Rijksmuseum), visit the Van Gogh Museum, or just enjoy a relaxing walk in the scenic Vondelpark. If you're looking for affordable hotels in the city, you could book the Artemis Hotel Amsterdam, and if you're after something opulent and luxurious, consider the Hotel V Nesplein.
An ideal base for exploring Majorca's sublime rocky coves and sandy beaches, Palma is overlooked by the splendid circular Bellver Castle and is also famed for its immaculate cathedral and beautiful Passeig des Born boulevard. For the ultimate hotel experience, try the photogenic GPRO ValparaIso Palace & SPA, or opt for the sophisticated but more budget-friendly Brondo Architect Hotel.
Visit the Alicante Museum of Contemporary Art, the Archaeological Museum of Alicante, or explore the magnificent Concatedral de San Nicolás church before visiting the striking medieval Castle of Santa Barbara. As a flourishing Costa Blanca resort, there are plenty of great hotels to choose from here, some of the most reputed of which include the affordable Abba Centrum Hotel and the luxury Melia Alicante hotel.
Alicante's larger and more bustling cousin, Málaga contains a fine Renaissance cathedral, ancient Roman remains, and is the birthplace the world-renowned artist Pablo Picasso, whose work is showcased in the Museo Picasso Málaga. For very good value for money, you could book accommodation at the Suite Novotel Málaga Centro or the Barcelo Málaga hotel, or try the enchanting, luxurious Petit Palace Plaza Málaga with its wonderful views.