Ukraine and the subsequent crisis in the Crimea has been given much media attention in the past month. But like with everything a crisis is also an opportunity. In 2013 a staggering 19 million Russians visited Europe, of which it is estimated 7.7 million were on holiday. Russians are the second largest foreign arrivals numbers […]read more
If it’s March, it must be Berlin Shake out your winter coat, grab a scarf and gloves and you’re set for a few chilly days in Europe. After 10 trips to Berlin, it’s time for a tribute to one of Europe’s coolest cities – and I’m not talking about the weather! From my 1st trip to […]read more
The UK market is certainly booming! As a source market that forms an important part of our international tourism marketing strategies, it’s great to see the interest in Africa is strong and the outbound statistics are showing growth. Our week on the road – 01 to 05 July 2013 – took us to the key […]read more
In case you didn’t catch that, I said ‘hello’ but in Russian. Learning, or rather attempting to learn another language is just one of the perks of being able to travel as On Show representative. This year was my third year in Russia and my second in Ukraine, I find both of these countries absolutely fascinating. St Petersburg is definitely my second favourite place in the world, second to South Africa of course!read more
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