Globejotter: Thompson hotels, The Atom digital radio and Charles Dickens tour
The latest news and views from the world of travel
Sunday 05 February 2012
Thompson, the New York hotel group, has come to London's Belgravia. Belgraves sports sleek décor and a Mark Hix restaurant. Go to Thompsonhotels.com
The Atom is a new, nifty portable digital radio available in fuschia pink or black. At £30, it's affordable, too. Go to Magicboxes.com
Charles Dickens was born 200 years ago this Tuesday. His holiday haunts are described on page 83 – and if you're inspired, Viator offers tours of his London hangouts too. Go to Viator.com
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