Author: ayan

‘Travel Shaming’ taxes hit the wrong target

October 22, 2019

Germany announced proposed hikes in the taxes applied to air travel, with corresponding decreases in the tax on rail travel. Effective from April 2020, air ticket taxes for flights out of Germany will increase by 75 percent to 13.03 euros (about $14.50) for flights up to 2,500 km (1,563 miles), 33.01 euros for flights from […]

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Lawful London: How Travel Influenced This New Sustainable Fashion Brand

October 18, 2019

When Londoner Saher Bhatti was working as a commercial lawyer in the heart of the City, she had many frustrations, but the one which prompted a completely new career change was not to do with the stresses of the legal profession, but rather to do with not being able to find the right accessories. Needing a bag […]

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Quit Your Job And Travel the World: 27 Easy Ways To Make Money Online

September 30, 2019

Now it’s possible to quit your day job and work anywhere. GETTY Who needs the 9-5 grind and struggling to pay rent in an expensive place like San Francisco or New York? These days, you can easily quit your day job, travel the world and work anywhere, since your office can be wherever you open your laptop. According […]

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China’s Big Brother Targets Business

September 24, 2019

China is funneling vast amounts of public and private data into huge databases aimed at tightening its control over its nearly 1.4 billion people. But the business world has become its biggest target. Beijing is increasingly amassing information now divided among various government agencies and industry associations — including court decisions, payroll data, environmental records, […]

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Thomas Cook: The much-loved travel brand with humble roots

September 23, 2019

“Don’t just book it – Thomas Cook it!” is a phrase etched in the British memory. Over the years one of the world’s best known holiday brands has taken millions of holidaymakers around the world, responding to technological advances in transport and social trends. Its history is also the history of how we have spent […]

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5 Costly Travel Mistakes You Didn’t Realize You Were Making

September 22, 2019

Traveling — whether across the country or abroad — brings new cultures and new experiences. It’s easy to get caught up in all the new sights and sounds and forget about the little things, like the small but costly travel mistakes you might be making. Here are five potential things to watch out for so […]

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