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This Week's Tips For Travellers

The gadget

A new way to enjoy music on the move is offered by Motorola ROKR Speakers EQ3, EQ5 and EQ7 (motorola.com). Battery operated and wireless, they're also compact and can be folded away. From £29.99.

The book

New from Insight Guides (insightguides.com), the Step by Step series has just hit the bookshelves. These full-colour guides are written by local experts and include bespoke itineraries and pull-out maps. Price £7.99.

The deal

Spend a week's holiday in Cornwall from £700 at the Retallack Resort and Spa (retallackresort.com). The deal is for a two-bedroom lodge sleeping four and includes a group surfing lesson and a private barbecue evening. Valid in July and August.