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England 2014: Day 4 - Hello, Oxford!

On Wednesday morning, July 30th, we bid adieu to Bath, our home for the past 3 days and 3 nights. The next leg of our England adventure took us to… 2,801 more words

Travel

How to Appeal to China's Growing Travelling Classes

With a new simplified visa process, the UK is expected to welcome more Chinese visitors. Peter Ducker FIH, chief executive of the Institute of Hospitality, explores how operators can best serve this growing market. 416 more words

Hospitality

Little Rock Look Back: William Ashley - LR's 22nd & 24th Mayor

On August 6, 1823, future Little Rock Mayor William Eliot Ashley was born in Little Rock.  He would go on to become the first Little Rock Mayor to be born in Little Rock.  317 more words

History

Wallander's beach

Can you imagine a community? The title of Benedict Anderson’s influential book, Imagined communities, suggests so. For Anderson, a nation is ‘an imagined political community – and imagined as both inherently limited and sovereign’. 964 more words

Cambridge

Not a waste of time

At the risk of sounding like an opinionated puritanical zealot, I think computer games are a waste of precious time. There is just too much cool stuff to learn and to do to spend hours each day playing stupid games on a computer. 423 more words

The Joy Of Craft

The 5th Officer Cadet Battalion at Trinity and St. John's

From 1803 to 1916, young military officers had been trained in conjunction with University education through the Officers Training Corps (OTC), forming the National Reserve of officers. 406 more words

First World War