Tips and deals of the week: 28/08/2011
Sunday 28 August 2011
Eurostar's new mobile app (free; Android / iPhone) allows passengers to book journeys on the go, and receive tickets direct to their phones.
Go to eurostar.com
Travel September / October to get £100 off the 14-day Cambodia & Vietnam Explorer (now from £1,360 per person).
Go to responsibletravel.com
London's Hidden Secrets lavishes attention on the capital's lesser-known sights, such as the Kyoto Garden, Holland Park and the home of Sigmund Freud's sofa.
Go to survivalbooks.net
The Independent travel offers: Discover a world of inspiring destinations
- 2 Tunisia hotel attack: Locals form 'human shield' to protect hotel from gunman Seifeddine Rezgui
- 3 Russian officials ban yoga because it's too much like a religious cult
- 4 German ethics council calls for incest between siblings to be legalised by Government
- 5 Ginger Pride festival to take place next summer, organisers say 'time of bullying gingers is over'
The moment a Queen's Guard soldier lost it and drew his gun at annoying tourist
Greece crisis: The wider lesson is that it’s time to abandon this failed experiment in currencies
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
Pentagon accuses Russia of 'playing with fire' over nuclear threats towards Nato
They are neither a 'state' nor 'Islamic': Why we shouldn't call them Isis, Isil or IS
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