Can we get a tourist visa for parents from Philippines

Can we get a tourist visa for parents from Philippines

Can we get a tourist visa for parents from Philippines? Hi Jeff, Lyndon here. Was wondering how hard it is to get my wife’s mum and dad out here for a while and then stay in Australia on some kind of visa. Okay, well this depends on how long you intend for them to stay. […]

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Rights and Resources: Indigenous Communities and Environmental Conservation #SkollWF 2017

Rights and Resources: Indigenous Communities and Environmental Conservation #SkollWF 2017

Good morning, everybody. It’s Friday morning and we can tell. A little too much partying last night perhaps. Welcome, thank you all for being here. It’s custom in many indigenous communities, in Canada as well as around the world, to open these kinds of gatherings and conversations with a prayer and a welcoming. So, I’m […]

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A world first in tourism research gives industry the edge

A world first in tourism research gives industry the edge

Operating in any business in any sector in any location is challenging. You’ve got competitors you’ve got a whole range of forces that you need to deal with. If you can get the edge through having a better understanding of the place that you’re operating in of your customers of the environment in which you’re […]

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Daniel Lee’s Office with a View: Hospitality & Tourism Management

Daniel Lee’s Office with a View: Hospitality & Tourism Management

– My first few times, it was a little daunting. I was scared to, like, look over the edge or even look down while going on the staircase, but now it just feels like I’m on ground level. I’ve done it so many times now that there’s nothing that’s too scary about it. I’m the […]

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5 Work At Home Jobs And How To Start TODAY

5 Work At Home Jobs And How To Start TODAY

– If you’re staying in a day job that you absolutely hate, and you’re dreaming about one day having a job that you can work at home, where you can set your own hours, maybe wear stretchy pants all day. Or maybe just be with your kids more. But still make some money because you […]

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Eating sheep’s head and eagle hunting in Kazakhstan with the Travel Professor

Eating sheep’s head and eagle hunting in Kazakhstan with the Travel Professor

I’ve arrived in Kazakhstan to find some rural ecotourism. I flew into Astana drove two hours down to Karaganda in the middle of Kazakhstan. Now I heard about a village even further south about four and a half hours south east of Karaganda to find some ecotourism there. I’m driving down Kazakhstan’s steppe, just gun […]

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Industry Insight: Careers in Hospitality (Jersey Tourism)

Industry Insight: Careers in Hospitality (Jersey Tourism)

We have a set standard procedure for every day and certain things that have to be achieved every day. But the minute you open the front door, it depends on the customer that walks in the door, the type of inquiry, and where your day may lead. So I decided to work in a travel […]

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Tour De France 2017 – Worst Jobs For A Cycling Team Mechanic

Tour De France 2017 – Worst Jobs For A Cycling Team Mechanic

– Pro cycling mechanics are certainly some of the best loved, and possibly, the most patient members of the pro cycling world. They’re certainly very patient with our repeated requests for pro bikes and tech. But they also have to deal with a lot of very tough jobs. So we’re at the Tour de France. […]

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Apply for a UK tourist visa from China on GOV.UK: User research case study

Apply for a UK tourist visa from China on GOV.UK: User research case study

The visa exemplar is a project to develop a new way to apply to come to the UK from China. This year they are on track to do between 300,000 and 500,000 applications. We have feedback from our customer insight teams that people in China think applying for a visa is very difficult. We were […]

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Why I Invested in Solar Ship

Why I Invested in Solar Ship

[Upbeat Music] º Sally Horsfall Eaton: We have a sign over our fireplace that says, “Flying is the second greatest joy known to man. Landing is the first”. And so you are always alert to what could happen. The interesting thing looking at the Solar Ship was the aeronautical challenges and they still amaze us […]

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