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Tips and deals of the week: Hotel Baltazar in Budapest, the Rives de Saône in Lyon and deals on South West Trains for Flybe passengers

The hotel

Hotel Baltazar has opened in Budapest. The 11 bedrooms are layered with sumptuous textures – silks, wood, velvet, leather – and are attached to a restaurant and wine bar (baltazarbudapest.com).

The trail

The first phase of the Rives de Saône project has opened in Lyon. The riverbank through the French city is being revitalised with art installations, pathways, cafés and play areas (lesrivesdesaone.com).

The ticket

Flybe passengers flying from Southampton qualify for cheap South West Trains tickets from London Waterloo – with fast-track airport security added. The £30 return saves at least £7.50 (flybe.com).