Many folks plan last minute vacations like short weekend trips to the seaside with the family. Most travel discounts abroad, are given to those who plan on vacations months ahead. However, with busy schedules, working people may not be able to get off until the last minute and can miss out on holiday discounts. Now, there are travel companies who give you great deals on last minute vacations that are planned just a week or 2 ahead. There are great holiday deals starting from £136 per head to the beautiful island of Corfu. You can stay at self-catering apartments with friendly owners. These thomson holidays 2010 all inclusive holidays have entertainment, meals, cooking facilities and are just a stone’s throw away from the beach. Most of the accommodation on these late deals is at family-owned apartments and vacationers can look at other deals and options on the site. While summer is the best time to visit Corfu, you can plan winter holidays there too. Corfu located to the west of Greece is the 2nd largest of the Ionian Islands. It has lush vegetation, endless wild flowers, vineyards and olive groves. This sophisticated, charming and vibrant island is a favorite tourist spot through the year.