We are currently trialling our new-look independent.co.uk website - please send any feedback to beta@independent.co.uk

News & Advice

Tips and deals of the week: Maul Jim sunglasses, Luna2 Studios and Eurostar champagne and chocolates


The kit

Maui Jim's new sunglasses include the vintage-inspired Liana; activity-friendly Gulch, which can spring back to their original shape; and Kahului Harbor, designed for long days in the sun. From £180 (mauijim.com).

The hotel

The Luna2 Studios have opened, near the Luna2 Private Hotel, a luxury villa in Seminyak, Bali. The Modernist-style suites come with dining and lounge areas. There's also a restaurant, bar, cinema and pool (luna2.com).

The ticket

Eurostar now offers the opportunity to pre-book champagne or chocolates to be delivered to your seat. Prices start at £6.50 for chocolates, £22.30 for bubbly, available outbound only (eurostar.com).