Big deal

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 15 February, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 15 February, 2006, 12:00am

A three-night package to Cairns is on sale from $5,390. For this price you'll be staying at the Mercure Hotel Harbour-side (www.mercure-harbour The Pacific International (www.pacific is available for $5,750. The Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina ( is more expensive at $6,350, but includes a fourth night free, so represents better value. Flights are with Qantas or its subsidiary, Australian Airlines. Breakfast, insurance and airport transfers are included in these prices, which will be available until the end of March. For details, contact Farrington American Express Travel on 3121 3000 (Hong Kong) or 3121 3900 (Kowloon), or email info@farrington, quoting package ID: L2006FSP0038.