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LOW COST: Has just launched a new secret hotels deal where customers will get huge discounts but won't know until booking the name of the hotel.

At booking, they will be given a detailed description of the property and the guarantee that it's four or five-star quality.

Destinations include The Algarve, Majorca, Lanzarote and Tenerife as well as locations further afield such as Dubai. Discounts range from 10-50pc off normal rack rates. See lowcostholidays.ie

ABBEY TRAVEL: If you're heading Down Under, check out the latest fares and offers.

Their current flight sale prices, with Malaysia Airlines via London/Kuala Lumpur, has Sydney fr €843, Melbourne fr €830, Brisbane fr €848, Adelaide fr €836 and Perth fr €862

All prices include tax and free holiday visa and are valid until July 6; August 15-December 11 and December 24-31 Dec'13. Fares also include a free side trip to Peninsula Malaysia such as Penang or Langkawi and 30kgs baggage allowance. Call 01 804 7188/ visit australia.ie

BUSCH GARDENS: The theme park has just announced a thrilling new ride Falcon's Fury, the first drop tower of its kind in the world, mimicking the bird's dive speeds.

Standing 335 feet tall, it will plunge riders straight down at 60mph straight down, and pivot 90 degrees in midair.

For more information visit seaworldparks.co.uk.

THOMAS COOK: Deals include a week in Turkey from €371pp, staying in the two-star Golden Moon Apartments in Kusadasi, self catering basis, departing June 22 ex Dublin

Call 01 514 0328 or log on to thomascook.ie or visit your local travel agent.