FawltyTowers: No matter the show’s classic vintage and how much Torquay has changed, Basil Fawlty remains the hotel keeper from British tourism hell. Sunday, 7.30pm, UKTV.
Airport: Heathrow can be a nightmare any old time but your traveller’s armchair is a better bet on Friday the 13th. Friday, 7.30pm, LifeStyle. Tourists can still find hundreds of things to do and wonderful places to stay and eat . . . please spread the news.’’ www.beechworth.com/finches.
loves: The new Pretty Beach House overlooking the Wagstaffe peninsula on the NSW central coast: three guest pavilions with private pools and food by Stefano Manfredi; it’s a sister property to nearby Bells at Killcare. www.prettybeachhouse.com.
loathes: Overpriced internet connections; full marks to Shangri-la for being the first accommodation chain to provide free WiFi and wired internet to guests. www.shangri-la.com.
DEALS OF THE WEEK