Tips and deals of the week: 23/05/2010
Sunday 23 May 2010
Half-price hotel break in Shropshire
Get 50 per cent off a "Mid-Week Food Lover's Break" at Fishmore Hall. Price £163 per room per night, including à la carte dinner for two and full English breakfast.
Money off cruise-drive Danish breaks
DFDS Seaways is offering self-catering family breaks from £185 per person, with overnight crossings in an en-suite cabin for groups travelling in a standard car.
Go to: dfds.co.uk
Three-for-two price on luxury nights in Dubai
Book three nights for the price of two to Dubai or Morocco with luxury operator Destinology. Deals cost from £449 per person, including flights, transfers and B&B.
Go to: destinology.co.uk
Luxe City Guides has launched a new app to keep you updated on how to get the best out of the world's leading cities. From £4.99.
Go to: luxecityguides.com
A new fun park has opened in Texas for Special Needs Families, with playgrounds, rides, gardens and an amphitheatre.
Go to: morganswonderland.com
Tumi has introduced a new range of lightweight bags, the Alpha Carry-On, for travellers, available in 10 bright colours. From £495.
Go to: tumi.com
New for kids, Unlocked Guides aim at seven to 11 year olds and focus on activities not places to capture interest. Price £8.99.
Go to: unlockedguides.com
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