Fantastic "Happy Mondays" breaks still available with Eurostar

9 Aug 2006

Fantastic "Happy Mondays" breaks still available with Eurostar
--Many low-cost city breaks on offer online at packages from just £100pp combining Eurostar travel and 3 nights 4* hotel accommodation
Eurostar, the high-speed train operator linking the UK with France and Belgium continues to make Mondays happier throughout August. A selection of exciting low-price short break packages are being offered, designed to tempt travellers away from the office and into the sunshine.
Over the summer, the inhabitants of cities such as Paris, Bruges and Lille, escape for their holidays en masse, making this an ideal time for savvy travellers to uncover a different, more laid back side to these destinations, and explore the sights at their own pace.
The popular "Happy Mondays" packages combine travel and accommodation at prices starting from just £100pp, plus a range of discounted optional extras, such as tourist attractions and entry to museums. It couldn't be easier to indulge in a break away from the daily grind.
Travellers can build their own, tailored break online at by choosing from any available trains, and selecting accommodation from a range of 3, 4 and 5 star hotels.
Hot deals on offer this week are:
--Lille 4* from £100pp - 3 nights for the price of two--Bruges 4* from £135pp - 3 nights for the price of two--Brussels 4* from £132pp - 3 nights for the price of two--Paris 4* from £156pp - 3 nights for the price of two
Book early to secure your cheap eurostar tickets
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Editors Notes:
1. Packages are sold by Travelscape Inc, trading as Eurostar Planet and their terms and conditions apply.
2. Eurostar is the fast train service linking London, Ashford, Paris, Brussels, Lille, Avignon, Calais, Disneyland Resort Paris and the French Alps.
2. In 2007, with the completion of the UK high-speed line to London St Pancras, journey times will be reduced still further. London to Paris will be 2hrs 15mins, London to Brussels will be 1hr 51mins and London to Lille 1hr 20mins.
3. Eurostar has won the title of "World's Leading Rail Service" for the last eight years at the World Travel Awards.
4. Eurostar and Eurotunnel are two entirely different companies with two different management teams. Eurostar is Eurotunnel's largest customer.
5. To book tickets for Eurostar, or to find out more information, go to, call 08705 186 186 or contact your travel agent.
For more information:
Eurostar Press Office, +44 (0) 20 7922 4494,