Tips and deals of the week: 16/05/2010
Sunday 16 May 2010
Bargain Bank holiday in Egypt
Get a week in Sharm el Sheikh from £451 with directline holidays. Departing Stansted on 27 May, the B&B deal is based on two sharing.
Go to directline-holidays.co.uk
Kids go free on tall ship cruise
Star Clippers is offering free places for kids on its Med cruises this summer, cutting the cost for a family of four to £2,860, a saving of £2,320.
Go to starclippers.co.uk
Join the Ramblers for just £1 on 22 and 23 May and celebrate its 75th birthday. Just join in one of the Get Walking Day treks to qualify.
Go to ramblers.org.uk
Take the Abba route around Stockholm with a new guide to the supergroup's haunts, out on Thursday. Price £29.95.
Go to turnaround-uk.com
Stena Line launches the first of two new Superferries today. Stena Hollandica will sail between Harwich and Hook of Holland.
Go to stenaline.co.uk
Check out the new luxury holiday hamlet, Old Lanwarnick Farm, in Cornwall. It features smart, newly restored, self-catering barn conversions.
Go to bluechipvacations.com
The Independent travel offers: Discover a world of inspiring destinations
- 1 Lego letter from the 1970s still offers a powerful message to parents 40 years later
- 3 Green Party Caroline Lucas interview: 'We could be on the edge of something very big'
- 4 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 5 Grayson Perry: London needs affordable housing because 'rich people don't create culture'
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Exclusive: UK approved £7m Israeli arms sales in six months before Gaza conflict
£50000 - £55000 per annum: Investigo: A growing group of top end restaurants l...
£8 per hour: Recruitment Genius: Excellent opportunities are available for par...
£60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits : Investigo: A global leading travel busi...
£16000 - £20000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: This charming and contemporary ...