The Brexit Effect on UK Holidays

The Brexit Effect on UK Holidays

Tourism has always been a great earner for the UK, so the fact that it left the European Union almost a year ago must have affected that industry to a degree. Lycetts, a provider of insurance for several tourism attractions, shares their research with us as to just how Brexit has affected tourism. [Readm More]
Staying on the Right Side of the Law While Abroad

Staying on the Right Side of the Law While Abroad

Downloading the entire legal code would perhaps be bordering on paranoia a bit, but hey, if that’s what it takes to make sure you remain on the right side of the law while you’re travelling abroad then so be it. Truth be told though, you’re probably not fully-versed on every single one of the local laws of your own country, with some scary instances coming to light such as finding yourself scratching your head and proclaiming that you “actually didn’t know that was illegal!” So studying the entire legal code of a new country would perhaps be an exercise in futility.[Readm More]
When Beating the Language Barrier Becomes Critical

When Beating the Language Barrier Becomes Critical

In what was quite a remarkable demonstration of just how powerful the human brain can be when truly pushed beyond its perceived limitations, I followed the live stories of four students who learned how to communicate in a brand new language within a very short period of just three weeks. It was indeed part of a marketing campaign by an online language-learning platform, but that takes nothing away from what was achieved.[Readm More]