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Deborah O’Donoghue is a British-Irish writer who has lived in the UK, France and Belgium. She has travelled all over the world and worked in car body repairs, in the best fish ‘n’ chip shop in Brighton, and been a gopher in a comedy club, as well as a teacher. She’s a past winner of the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association Short Story Prize. Her début novel, Sea of Bones, was published by Legend Press in 2019 and comes out in Germany in 2021. Follow Deborah on Twitter and Instagram.

12 May 2021

What’s so fascinating about Robin Hood?

Crime fiction continues to be the world’s best-selling genre and there are reasons why. All stories help us understand the world and our relationship to it. […]
11 May 2021

An Inconvenient Truth: Net-zero is a dangerous trap

The film An Inconvenient Truth  was released in 2006 – there have been false hopes in our attempts to reduce the risks and impacts of climate […]
10 May 2021

The importance of sustainability leadership in the tourism industry

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, and faculty and scientists of the Harvard T.H. Chan School […]
10 May 2021

If not now, when?

Just last month the US President Joe Biden asserted that this is the  “decisive decade” for tackling climate change. In his opening address, he said, “Scientists […]
10 May 2021

3 Outstanding examples of sustainable architecture in Europe

In this era of climate change, sustainability has become a resonated word in every sector, including architecture. From design to material to construction to operations, everything […]
7 May 2021

Maisie Williams is the new H&M’s Global Sustainability Ambassador

Swedish clothing brand H&M has invited Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams to be its Global Sustainability Ambassador. Along the same lines of its sustainable goals, […]
6 May 2021

These are the countries where you pay more for a beer

Beer is a drink that brings people together in many cultures, in many contexts. The cost of a beer varies more or less depending on where […]
6 May 2021

10 Creepiest museums in the world

Museums don’t just have paintings, sculptures, and beautiful art collections, some have all sorts of different kinds of collections including those related to creepy, haunted, and […]
6 May 2021

Today is National Tourist Appreciation Day

Visiting countries different from your own, experiencing other cultures is part of understanding the world and widening one’s horizons. Traveling creates bridges. Tourists provide an essential […]
5 May 2021

Three wishes for a post-Covid world

The relationship between us and Covid-19 is a quite complicated and uncertain one. No one knows with certainty how long we will be linked and what […]
4 May 2021

Revenge travel and the hunt for responsible tourists

There is presently much chatter about “revenge travel” as the industry anticipates a post-lockdown boom in travel, although the world is far from post-Covid. The concept […]
4 May 2021

Why you shouldn’t take your shoes off on a plane

With all the travel restrictions still in force, being on a plane is for most of us a distant memory. But everybody probably still remembers that […]
3 May 2021

What can the tourism industry learn from ancient philosophers?

The global tourism industry is at the most testing times as the headlines of tourism performance indicates the grim reporting by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) […]
3 May 2021

Launch of Destination Tracker aimed at restoring confidence in travel

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announce a Destination Tracker in preparation for the restart of international travel. It is […]
30 April 2021

These are the most Instagrammed museums worldwide

Let’s be honest, chances are your Instagram feed isn’t what it once was. Until just over a year ago, you posted on a regular base about […]
30 April 2021

A peek inside Disney Wish, Disney Cruise Line’s newest ship

Today Disney Cruise Line has released more information on its fifth and brand new ship, the Disney Wish, showing fans a bit more about what they can […]
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