Find your getaway

The Godolphin Arms offers family rooms (sleeps four) from £140 per night. Visit or call 01736 710 202.

Tickets to the castle: £7.60, children £3.80. Visit

For more information on Rachel Lambert’s walks, visit

Doubles at Marti Hemithea are available from £170 per night with breakfast. Visit or call +90 252 487 1055.

EasyJet flies to Dalaman from London Gatwick, London Stansted, Edinburgh, Bristol and Manchester. Flights from £82.49 one way. Visit or call 0843 104 5000.

Les Suites du Chateau cost from £100 per night (sleeps two people based on three to six night stay). Visit or call 0845 686 8067.

Other ideas for a spot of early sunshine include:

Enjoy a decadent treat in Monastero Santa Rosa, Italy, a lovingly converted 17th century monastery hanging from the cliffs of the Amalfi coast which is now one of the region’s most sought-after hotels. Rooms from €375 per night with breakfast;

Or try Daios Cove, Crete – this resort is set within its own private cove. Guests come here for privacy, and many of the rooms have their own plunge pool.

Sovereign Luxury Travel (, has a week at the five-star Daios Cove in May from £1,089 per person including flights and transfers.