Who is London? 1000 Londoners

1000 Londoners is a project of films and people. Over five years a thousand people who call London home will be filmed telling their story, and the three minute videos posted on the website. A ‘unique digital portrait,’ anyone can be nominated, and as such the interviewees reflect the colourful human landscape of London. Everyone hasContinue reading “Who is London? 1000 Londoners”

Broke Fordwich – Winemaking the Local Way in the Hunter Valley, Australia – The Travel Word

Air-conditioned coaches come and go, kicking up the gravel. Signs advertise celebrated wines and best-value lunch deals. Tourists beam as the contents of their bags revealingly clink together. Cartons of what can’t be carried is ready to be shipped via international carriers. All around, people are laughing and chatting, slightly merrier than when they startedContinue reading “Broke Fordwich – Winemaking the Local Way in the Hunter Valley, Australia – The Travel Word”

Sustainable tourism: people power and destination stewardship

The approach to a holiday differs widely, but generally there are two extremes, with most people dotted in between. A holiday is either a time to go away, be pampered, never leave the pool side and think solely of oneself, or it is an opportunity to get down and dirty with a new place, discoveringContinue reading “Sustainable tourism: people power and destination stewardship”