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Sydney and Melbourne, Tokyo and Osaka, Toronto and Montreal, New York and Chicago, Moscow and Saint Petersburg. Practically every country has a dominant urban hub and a zesty, second city upstart. It all makes for spirited rivalry debates. None, however, compare with China’s formidable twosome.
The pet-care industry in the United States of America is worth approximately $50 billion per annum. To make the titanic figure even more impressive, $50 billion is more than the gross domestic product of Uzbekistan, Lithuania and Costa Rica. That is a lot of puppy chow. Hoteliers and hospitality chains know a good business opportunity … More
How can we possibly whittle the sum of epic road trips this planet has to offer into a list that approximates the “best”? Well, sort of like this we can. Richtersveld, South Africa – Photo credit Route 66 Distance: 3,945 km As the primogenitor of the road trip and the modern highway system, the United … More
In under a week, the world’s best athletes will converge on London to see who’s best at running, jumping, throwing and… erm, twirling a ribbon prettily above their head. While, in theory, the London Games is the ultimate sports event in the ultimate capital city, the reality is that London is likely to be overcrowded, … More
The elements that make up a good city for single urbanites often, by stroke of chance, converge with top-grade holiday targets for solo wayfarers as well. In the United States of America, much ink is spilt over the former as publishers, fervid to capitalise on the universal and seductive allure of urban lists, dispatch freelance … More
What makes for a memorable romantic weekend? A chic, elegant hotel is a good start. Dinner reservations at a notable chef-run establishment is a definite plus. Still very much in the food and beverage department, how about drinks at a swish jazz club and a corner table at the best brunch/lunch spot the next day? … More