Wednesday - Apr 26, 2017

Culture

A picture paints a thousand words, with watercolour artist James Foot

A picture paints a thousand words, with watercolour artist James Foot

James Foot is a dedicated and accomplished watercolour artist with a wonderful flair and eye for nature and the environment, in particular, the wonderful landscape and village scenes around his home in Kyparissi, Lakonia, in the southeastern part of the Peloponnese peninsula in Greece, and the wonderful scenery around the island of Spetses, where he

Coming From The Cold

Coming From The Cold

“We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and not cared for is the greatest poverty.” (Mother Teresa) Unable to keep a roof over their heads and incapable of acquiring access to shelters, food and laundry facilities, individuals and families who are sleeping rough on

American Airlines switch their allegiance to Ink Global to publish their in-flight magazine

American Airlines switch their allegiance to Ink Global to publish their in-flight magazine

American Airlines have recently announced that they have shifted the production of their American Way inflight magazine from its current publisher AA Publishing unit to UK-based Ink Global, one of the world’s leading global travel media and marketing agencies. According to reports, Ink Global is completely revamping the American Way magazine, which they plan to


Golf World goes solely digital

Golf World goes solely digital

A sign of the times for golf lovers everywhere is the news that the sport’s most popular and longest running magazine, the Golf World magazine is closing down its print version and will now only be offering a digital media version, as an integral part of the Golf Digest website. The Golf World magazine, which

World most visited spots

World most visited spots

There are many unique travellers’ attractions in our world today. As the tourism industry booms, the number of visitors visiting these spots increases every year. Some of the world’s most visited spots are located in Paris, New York, London, Dubai and Bangkok. Paris Paris is full of lovebirds on honeymoons or romantic getaways, and it


Growing importance of social tourism

Growing importance of social tourism

The diversification of the tourism industry today has led to new forms of tourism, such as eco-toursim and the relatively new field of social tourism. What is social tourism? According to the Manila Declaration signed by the World Tourism Organization, the mission and objectives of social tourism are to make tourism accessible to the majority,

Travel for leisure vs. travel for business

Travel for leisure vs. travel for business

People travel for many different reasons, and plan their trips accordingly. For example, business and leisure travellers have different priorities as the purposes of their travel are different. This is reflected through booking choices in flights, accommodation, food and other activities. Some countries, such as China, also impose different visa restrictions on the two groups