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Are These the World’s most Bizarre Tourist Board Slogans?

Are These the World’s most Bizarre Tourist Board Slogans? Are These the World’s most Bizarre Tourist Board Slogans? :The Tourism Authority of Thailand recently released a new campaign worldwide, focused on the next generation of travellers. Its slogan, “Open to the new shades”, aims to show the diversity of travellers to the southeast Asian country, […]

The best countries for entrepreneurs

The best countries for entrepreneurs:Starting a business anywhere takes grit, determination and a marketable idea, but these places make it just a little bit easier for start-ups to get off the ground. Starting a business anywhere takes grit, determination and a marketable idea, but certain countries make it just a little bit easier for start-ups […]

The temples that had to be moved

The temples that had to be moved:If Abu Simbel had not been saved, places like Vienna’s Historic Centre, Cambodia’s Angkor Wat and other Unesco World Heritage sites might only live on in history books. Deep within the interior of the Great Temple at Abu Simbel, carved into a mountainside in southern Egypt’s ancient Nubian Valley, […]

The burger McDonald’s can’t master

The burger McDonald’s can’t master: Vada pav is synonymous with the city of Mumbai, with almost every resident, from factory workers to Bollywood stars, unabashed in declaring their love for it. Suresh Thakur dropped another batch of potato patties, known as batata vada, into the cooking oil that had been sizzling in a massive iron pan […]

the people who make their own watches

the people who make their own watches How do you go about making your own mechanical watch? Chris Baraniuk finds out. “It probably started on Reddit,” recalls Matthew Wright, an engineer from Brisbane, Australia. Online, he stumbled on a couple of posts from people who had made their own watches. He’d never even thought about […]

The invisible lines through Switzerland

The invisible lines through Switzerland It was one of the shortest train rides I had ever taken: just seven minutes and one stop from the Swiss city of Neuchâtel. Yet when I disembarked in the small town of Erlach, everything seemed, somehow, different. Multilingualism is to Switzerland what politeness is to the British or style […]

Are Lithuanians obsessed with bees ?

Are Lithuanians obsessed with bees ? In mid-January, the snow made the little coastal town of Šventoji in north-west Lithuania feel like a film set. Restaurants, shops and wooden holiday cabins all sat silently with their lights off, waiting for the arrival of spring. I found what I was looking for on the edge of […]

The mysterious masked women of Iran

The mysterious masked women of Iran The mask worn by several Bandari ladies is maybe the foremost placing of all their uncommon apparel. A jumble of cultures The folks in Hormozagan province on Iran’s southern coast area unit called Bandari (Port People). Once a very important stop on the Spice Route, the realm has been […]

Why Iraqis are so generous?

Why Iraqis are so generous?

The Iraq city that opens its doors. The road to Karbala Every year, millions of people – mostly Shia Muslims – fly, drive or walk to Karbala in central Iraq to see the shrine where the Prophet Mohammed’s grandson, Imam Hussein, is believed to be buried. During this pilgrimage event, called Arbaeen (which is Arabic […]

Welcome to Iran

Welcome to Iran

Welcome to Iran Welcome to Iran Welcome to what could be the friendliest country on earth. Iran is the jewel in Islam’s crown, combining glorious architecture with a warm-hearted welcome. In the Footsteps of Empire If you’re drawn to places where echoes of ancient civilisations resonate down through the ages, Iran could be your thing. […]