Tourism and tech – a perfect fit

Tourism and tech – a perfect fit

Technological advancements are constantly changing traditional industries, and tourism is no different. Tourism has undergone significant evolution in recent decades due to the emergence of the internet, the shift towards online travel agents like Expedia, and in...
Tourism is changing

Tourism is changing

If “necessity is the mother of invention” then innovators and early adopters are her grandchildren. While Virtual Reality is by no means a new invention, innovators have only just begun to raise their head-mounted viewing displays above their gaming consoles to...
Modern visitor VS ancient world

Modern visitor VS ancient world

Visitor 1: “What did the guide say? Is this the palace or the library?” Visitor 2: “I thought it was the latrines” Visitor 1: “Just take a picture anyway.” Visitor 2: “Don’t you have the camera?” A visitor’s experience can enrich the traveller, or, like the scenario...
The moment

The moment

It was a hot and stifling day as we climbed to the top of the acropolis at Aspendos on the southwestern coast of Turkey earlier this year. It was mid afternoon and the the site was pretty much deserted. I was quite exhausted, as I’d been up late the night before...