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Mauricio Ruiz is a writer and journalist who has lived in the US, Belgium, Mexico and Norway. His work has appeared in Words Without Borders, CatapultThe CommonThe RumpusElectric LiteratureJMWWRiver TeethLiteral Magazine, among others. He's been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and Myriad Editions Competition in the UK, as well as the Fish Short Story Prize in Ireland. He has received fellowships from OMI writers (NY), Société des auteurs (Belgium), Jakob Sande (Norway), Can Serrat (Spain), and the Three Seas' Council (Rhodes). His second book, Silencios al sur, was published in early 2017, and his work has partially been translated into Dutch and French. Mauricio Ruiz can be followed on Twitter and Instagram.

26 October 2021
Plane cabin

Do you know how high a commercial plane flies and why?

You stand in line to use the restroom, hands in your pockets, a constant hum in your ears. You look out the window and see a […]
26 October 2021

When and why do we change our clocks

On Sunday the 31th, we are going to change our clocks and we will have to wait until March 2022 to change the hour again. But, […]
26 October 2021

New 414 km railway connects China and Laos

Launched in 2013 to develop better transport connectivity within Asia, the Belt and Road initiative is delivering its new 414 km railway connecting China and Laos. […]
25 October 2021

Caribbean Travel & Tourism sector recovering faster than any other region in the world

The Caribbean’s Travel & Tourism sector is recovering at a faster rate than any other region in the world, with its contribution to GDP expected to […]
25 October 2021

Europe Travel & Tourism sector lags global recovery

Latest research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) shows Europe’s Travel & Tourism sector’s year on year recovery may only achieve a growth of […]
25 October 2021

Media and Journalism Internship

Travel Tomorrow is looking for an intern in Journalism (full-time) for a 6-months period. The role is based in Brussels, Belgium. 1. About Travel Tomorrow Travel Tomorrow […]
22 October 2021

Are you brave enough to sleep here?

One of the things when travelling that adds up to the whole experience is definitely accommodation. Whether you are camping or staying at luxurious hotels and […]
22 October 2021

International Cruise Summit to be held in Madrid to address current industry challenges

International cruise industry professionals will gather on November 17 and 18 in Madrid for another edition of the International Cruise Summit. After the success of the […]
22 October 2021

Travel and Tourism stakeholders call to lift unnecessary travel restrictions

Autumn has arrived and Europe is entering a different stage in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. 74% of EU adults are now fully vaccinated and vaccination efforts […]
21 October 2021

10 Cities that have changed dramatically over the years

It is impressive to see how some cities have changed over the years. Technology and new architecture have had a significant impact on these places and […]
21 October 2021

When is the best time to book a flight or a hotel?

Expedia has released its seventh annual report in partnership with Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) and revealed travel hacks including the best time to book airfare, when to […]
21 October 2021

Trick or Treat? ‘Hubie Halloween’ film review

It’s the time of year where every streaming site has a clear theme to to its ‘trending’ or ‘popular movies’ – Halloween. I personally don’t enjoy […]
20 October 2021

Interactive photos show what sea level rise in major cities could look like

New research by the independent organization Climate Central shows in striking images what the world would look like if no actions are taken to curb climate […]
20 October 2021

Hydrogen is the game-changer we badly need

As we approach COP26 it is only too evident that greenhouse gas emissions continue to rise.  The July IPCC Report concluded that global carbon emissions needed […]
19 October 2021

Coldplay fans will use pedal bikes to power eco-concerts

Two years after Coldplay decided not to tour until they could do so in a more sustainable way, the British group recently announced a world tour […]
19 October 2021

5 Destinations to shiver your timbers this Halloween

Yesterday, we visited the Paris Catacombs in anticipation of the scariest week of the year. With Halloween now upon us, let’s discover some more tingle-inducing locations […]
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