Daily Archives: October 2, 2013


Dry Dubai – a good idea or bad?

Dry Dubai – a good idea or bad? by Rebecca Byfield   I recently read an article in Arabian Business that says Dubai hotels are choosing to become alcohol-free to cash in on the Islamic tourism markets.   In the report, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry President and CEO Hamad […]

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Lima love – how I fell in love with Peru’s capital

How I fell in love with Peru’s capital by Katerina Tsiplacis   Ever since I was a small child I have always dreamed of visiting Peru.   I always envisioned, as many people do, the icing sugar snow capped mountains reaching the gods, while brightly clothed Incas below, in the jade […]


12 things that will get your book review request turned down 54

  How to approach book bloggers to ask for a review: The DOs and DON’Ts. As the owner of a site that blogs, among other things, about books, I am constantly bombarded by book review requests – many of which I promptly refuse. Why? There are two major reasons I […]

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