Travel and Transportation Software in the Digitalisation Era

The travel and transportation sector requires digital transformation today to act as a facilitator in increasing revenue and optimizing operations. The past decade has seen the field realise benefits of radical technological changes. The airline industry has been pointed out particularly to have been underutilising the new technology. Innovating and Getting Personalised The industry players are continuously innovating to provide better customer service and reduce operational costs with proper utilisation

The Great Karoo - A Place of Great Dryness - South Africa

The Great Karoo, is an area of about 400 000 square kilometers. Less than two hundred years ago large herds of antelope roamed the grass flats. The Bushmen/Hottentots, the last Stone Age people, shared the “Place of Great Dryness”. The Hottentots herding their sheep and cattle in the age-old pastoral pattern and the Bushmen following their traditional nomadic pursuits of hunting and feasting. Stock farmers gradually replaced the wild game

Child-Friendly, Luxury Ski Holiday

Ski holidays with your children may seem like an insurmountable task but this type of holiday will create fantastic family memories. If you as parents are keen skiers, this is one way to pass on a sport that you’ve loved to the next generation. Or if you have never tried it but wished you had when you were younger when you had no fear(!) then you can give your children

Indian Tourism - Bane Or Boon?

Ever since the tourism boom in India, local environmentalist groups are clamouring about the threat that a rapidly expanding tourist industry poses to the country’s heritage and environment. The Bane This begs the question, who is harming the country’s heritage and environment in reality, the locals or the tourists? Is it the tourists who are pilfering the country’s heritage and making a mockery of environmental regulations? Or should we actually

5 Distinguishing Characteristics of Spanish Cuisine

There is little doubt that the world truly has a lot to offer when it comes to culinary goodness. Whether it may be in your home town or a totally different country, there will always be an abundance of really delectable food that will have you begging for more. One of the most sought-after cuisines these days is Spanish food. It is often labeled as the “people’s cuisine”, mainly for

Agoda Review - Are They a Reliable Hotel Reservation Company?

If you’re planning to travel to Asia soon and looking for a hotel reservation company than you’ve most likely come across Agoda.com. There are many other popular companies offering the same services, but what makes Agoda better than the rest. And are their services reliable? Find out the answers in this article. If you’ve never heard of Agoda before than it’s no surprise. However you must have at least heard

All About Teleconferencing

Teleconferencing refers to communication among three or more people that is done via an electronic medium. The participants of teleconferencing do not have to be in the same place in order to talk. They can be located at polar ends of the earth and still be able to discuss matters. In short, what teleconferencing does is bring individuals together in one virtual location. The American Telephone and Telegraph introduced the

List of Most Misunderstood Lyrics in Pop Music

Now when we say ‘misundrstood lyrics’, we’re not talking: ‘was Don McClean referring to Buddy Holly or the Cold War in ‘American Pie’, and couldn’t he have done it in less than 924 verses’? No. We’re saying: ‘I’ve been singing ‘scuse me while I kiss this guy’ just like Jimi Hendrix did!’ (and it’s ‘scuse me while I kiss the sky’, for you newly enlightened Hendrix fans). So here’s a

How Consultants Overcharge Their Clients

Consultants’ ‘Profit enhancers’ When an organization hires management or IT consultants, line managers must ensure that the consultants deliver the results promised. In this article, I summarise six techniques used by consultancies to maximize their own profitability. Some of these are just savvy business, some are dishonest, some are fraudulent – all are widespread throughout the consulting industry. By making organizations aware of these practices, I hope they will be

The Benefits of Using a Taxi Service

Whether you’re visiting a new city or simply waiting for your car to be repaired, at some point you’ll need a taxi. Sometimes, a taxi service is the most convenient, cost-effective transportation option. Knowing that a cab is always an option, especially when you’re in a bind, can do much to alleviate otherwise unnecessary stress. But even less sticky situations can prompt you to call for that yellow sedan; sometimes,