Although spring has arrived, many of us still longing for the scorching sunshine and soaring temperatures of more exotic climes.For the best guarantee of good weather, long haul is probably still the best bet, but there are some excellent deals around which make this a very good value option, such as Etihad Airways who are offering up to 35% off flights to a wide range of destinations.Here’s three of our hot favourites: Bangkok – from £473Whether you love interesting flavours or simply love to eat, nowhere can rival Bangkok in the culinary stakes. Feast like an emperor on some of the most exquisite street food in the world, for absurdly economical prices. Exotic, steamy and dazzling with neon, Bangkok is frenetic, fast paced and utterly thrilling; a modern city laced with tradition where skyscrapers tower over temples and culinary alchemy happens every day on the streets. Get Etihad flights to BangkokDubai – from £398Known as the playground of the rich and famous and materialistic beyond your wildest dreams, it is still possible to live the high life in Dubai without spending a film star budget. There are excellent hotels at reasonable prices and thousands of square feet of duty free shopping to enjoy. Dine in five star fashion or eat shawarma (a sandwich-like wrap) on the streets, recline by the pool or wander the desert by camel. Dubai is Disneyland for grown-ups. Get Etihad flights to DubaiAbu Dhabi – from £398Sparklingly modern and more laid back than Dubai, Abu Dhabi is blessed with miles of spectacular waterfront, grand shopping malls, ancient forts and lush green parks; not to mention the title of ‘richest city in the world’. See the vast white domes of Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the largest mosque in the UAE, glistening in the sunlight or sail the brilliant blue waters of the Gulf in a traditional Dow, admiring Abu Dhabi’s charms from afar. Get Etihad flights from Abu DhabiReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map RelatedSuper off-peak: the cheapest times to visit your favourite destinationsItching to book a break away but wary of splashing too much cash? We’ve pored over flight prices to five of the most popular destinations to figure out the best-value time of year to travel. While we were at it, we picked out some pretty cool places to stay, too.…7 exotic winter sun destinations under £400Seven amazing exotic places for winter sun escapes, all with flights less than £400 return: in gorgeous pictures.How to search for multi stop flights with SkyscannerFind out how to use Skyscanner’s multi stop search tool to build your perfect trip.