Travel

The Entrepreneur Who’s Taking The Pain Out Of Business Travel

August 14, 2019

As a regular business traveler, entrepreneur Sylvia Brune had experienced first hand the frustrations of organizing flights for herself and her team around different global locations. The logistical nightmare prompted her to come up with a solution of her own, initially making travel bookings for her friends via WhatsApp, and then teaming up with two […]

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Make 2019 count – Travel

August 11, 2019

So one thing us sailors love is to travel – open meetings, regattas, even the club we belong to might not be on our doorstep. How can we continue to enjoy our sport but make our participation more sustainable at the same time? There is actually plenty you can do to make a significant difference […]

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Google shuts down its Trips travel planning app

August 6, 2019

Google is killing yet another app, although you might not mind quite as much with this one. The company is shutting down its Trips travel app as of August 5th (that’s today, if you’re reading in time) in favor of steering users to both its reworked travel search as well as Google Maps. Your information and tools aren’t going away — you […]

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Space Stations, Eco-Trips, Robots: Eight Travel Trends From Booking.Com

July 30, 2019

A volunteer on vacation is caring for environment — a travel trend GETTY Booking.com has delved into insights from over 163 million verified guest reviews, and research from 21,500 travelers across 29 countries, to reveal eight travel predictions. Here’s my take: Learning and Doing Good Over half (56%) of global travelers agree traveling has taught them […]

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Travel: 48 hours in Baku

July 28, 2019

Diffidence arising from this incredulous riposte from friends and family to my announcement of visiting the Azerbaijani capital city vaporised the moment I landed at its stunning Heyder Aliyev Airport. Not only is Baku a microcosmic reflection of the south Caucasian country itself, but a befitting gateway to this nation of 10 million people that […]

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What to Consider If You Have to Travel for an Abortion

June 22, 2019

Getting an abortion is a safe and legal procedure in this country, but it’s becoming harder and harder to access one. If you’re reading this, you’re probably very aware of the many obstacles that can stand in the way of someone getting an abortion. And those barriers just keep piling up. At least 378 abortion restrictions were introduced in […]

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