We’ve all heard of the Seven wonders of the ancient world, but did you know that the seven wonders of the modern world were voted on via the internet from 2000-2007? These amazing marvels of art and architecture exemplify the best monuments to modern human innovation.
For many it’s a day trip, just a 40-minute train journey from Barcelona; for others, it’s a Spanish destination all on its own. However you decide to fit the historic Catalan town of Gerona (Girona in Catalan) and its surrounding region into your holiday itinerary, you can’t afford to miss one of Costa Brava’s most photogenic cities.
When you think of Bali, you likely immediately think of black sand beaches stretching as far as the eye can see. Whilst Bali is known for its beach culture with some of the best surfing spots on the planet and an unmatched biodiversity to explore via snorkelling and scuba diving, this Indonesian island has so much more to do, taste, feel and experience than simply improving your tan. Known as the “Island of the Gods” for good reason, find Indonesia’s hidden gem of spa treatments, yoga retreats and intimate travel experiences perfect for the seasoned traveller once you head just a bit inland.
Staff at ExecuJet South Africa continued the tradition started last year of knitting hats and scarves for charity as part of Mandela Day, a global initiative to make positive change around the world. 35 staff members knitted 105 Scarves, 212 Beanies, four pairs of hand gloves, one headband and a blanket in 42 days.
According to the World Bank, two of the world’s top 10 ranked economies—Singapore and Hong Kong—are in the Asia region as of 2019 with Malaysia now ranking in the top 20 and China breaking the top 50 for the first time. Many countries in the region have recently made reforms to permitting, licensing, taxation and increased the ease of starting a business over the past year. With the economies of the entire region booming and starting a business becoming easier and easier, why aren’t you doing business in Asia?