Tips and deals of the week: Prince de Galles hotel, Where Chefs Eat app and East Coast Trains offer
Saturday 18 May 2013
Starwood has just unveiled the renovated Prince de Galles on Avenue George V in Paris. The Art Deco hotel, close to the Champs-Elysées, has been closed for two years (princedegallesparis.com).
Phaidon has launched an iOS app of its book Where Chefs Eat, with thousands of restaurant suggestions from the likes of Rene Redzepi, Pierre Gagnaire and Daniel Boulud. £10.95 from iTunes.
East Coast Trains has a flash sale between London, Yorkshire and Scotland: one-third off weekday Standard Advance tickets for travel 3 June-9 August, Book by Tuesday at eastcoast.co.uk/may.
The Independent travel offers: Discover a world of inspiring destinations
- 1 Morgan Freeman on the riot-focused coverage of the Baltimore protests: 'F**k the media'
- 2 The man who filmed the Freddie Gray video has been arrested at gunpoint
- 4 Frankie Boyle on Scottish independence: 'In the Interests of Unity, F**k Off'
- 5 Length of pregnancy can vary by up to five weeks, scientists discover
In defence of liberal democracy
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
Andy McSmith's Sketch: Feisty audience is the real star of an enlightening show
£32K: Guru Careers: We are seeking a Dining Room Head Chef to work for one of ...
£27K: Guru Careers: We are seeking a Pastry Sous Chef / Experienced Pastry Che...
£40000 - £50000 per annum: Ashdown Group: A growing business that has been ope...
£24800 - £29000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: As one of London's leading Muse...