Tips and deals of the week: The Kulm Hotel, Black Sheep Guides and the Victorian Manx Electric Railway
Sunday 09 December 2012
The Kulm Hotel in St Moritz is to unveil its multi-million pound spa on Friday. It has a heated outdoor pool, an indoor pool with views of Lake St Moritz, a Jacuzzi and 13 treatment rooms (kulmhotel-stmoritz.ch).
Black Sheep Guides is a new series of booklets highlighting the gourmet hotspots of Copenhagen, Granada, Jerez, Madrid, Seville and Valencia, with Phnom Penh and Siem Reap coming soon; price £8.99 (blacksheepguides.com).
The Day Out
The Victorian Manx Electric Railway, on the Isle of Man, is being transformed into the Santa Tram. Departing 15, 16, 22 and 23 December, it will take passengers to meet Father Christmas at his grotto (visitisleofman.com).
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