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Tourism
Remember Tunisia? That North-African country blessed with wide sandy beaches, luxury resorts, a mild climate and a flying time from the majority of Europe within 3 hours? A perfect destination and get away until political unrest and civil disorder brought down the public image of the destination. It was topped off with a terrorist attack in...
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Last week saw the introduction of a twice daily HST service from Amsterdam to London St. Pancras. Eurostar now offers tickets from Amsterdam to “The City” without the need to change in Brussels. While it sounds like a big detour, media in the Netherland have covered this story extensively. Will high-speed train travel ever take...
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I’m the invisible man! Last week, I once again, experienced the treatment that is given too often in all kinds of establishments in plenty of destinations; from budget to luxury and from 1 to 5-star hotels; too often I come across businesses operating in hospitality that seem to have absolutely zero understanding of the industry...
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Imagine going to the supermarket, filling up your basket and moving towards the cash register to check out. Upon paying you are presented with a fee, €1 to pay for your groceries. Its mandatory but yet not presented at any moment during your shopping process and there is no way to get around them (by...
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