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Last year an event
planner friend described in detail the most bizarre staff Christmas party brief
that I have ever heard of: trailer trash.
The brief appeared a
A three-day press
trip to help market the established ski resort, arlberg1800, to groups for the quie...
“What I would say to people in the North is this; not every town has to have a cake named after it.”The comedian Stewart Lee probably had a point when...
I wonder if Brits
truly appreciate how staggeringly amazing it is to have the Tower of London
smack in the heart of the capital?
I Tweeted this
As far as rebrands go it was not earth shattering. Scottish
Exhibition & Conference Centre (SECC) has whittled the brand down to a far
“Sorry, got to dash, I’m off to record a song at Abbey Road.”As excuses go, that one’s up there with the best of them.I’d accepted an invitation from ...
Cathedral, the largest Gothic cathedral in the world, is an incredible sight to
behold from the ground - but from the roof it is pure magic....
allow us to bring together people from around the world to meet
instantaneously, without needing to leave their home cities; but...
It was almost 11.30pm when our plane touched down at Gatwick and I was mentally counting the hours until I had to be back the following day.Six.I had ...
“The king is in town, that is why there are so many cops around.”I was glad the taxi driver explained, I had been wondering why Marrakech was crawling...
With an increasing
desire from travellers to 'live like a local' (thanks for the catchphrase
Airbnb), and the associated rise of the sharing economy...
“Can you go to Marrakech next week?”The enquiry from the other side of the office came out of the blue on a cold, grey January morning. I thought abou...
I have not quite
decided what 2016 will signify most to me - Brexit, Trump's election win, Alan
Rickman's death or the surprise split of Brang...
I write to you as an outcast – I have been banished from London.Quite what I have done to deserve my expulsion from the capital, I don’t know, but ban...
It must be a
never-ending and expensive process for hotels to stay ahead of trends and
technology, while also getting a refresh. ...
It's a pub quiz classic: where would you find the two closest professional football grounds in the UK? If, like me, your childhood consisted of l...
When it comes to
clever marketing campaigns, the Scots have well and truly nailed it.
The country's most recent
campaign for St Andrew...
“When virtual reality takes off, it’s going to be as big a change as the internet. It’s going to change everything.”Sorry, what was that? I’ve spent t...
It’s a crisp and clear day here in Barcelona, azure blue skies hang over the Gran Via on the second day of IBTM. Not as busy as last year some are say...
Last week saw Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson write an open letter to his fellow hotelier and president-elect Donald Trump in which he proffered some five ...