San Fermin: Why you should NOT go to the Running of the Bulls

San Fermin, more commonly referred to as the Running of the Bulls festival, is a traditional festival held in Pamplona each year which focusses around a bull race. This event is world famous and popular amongst Spanish domestic tourists as well as international...

The Best Beaches To Visit In Torrevieja

This summer we spent some time in Torrevieja. Known for its picturesque beaches, abundant sunshine and gorgeous weather, this popular destination in Spain is well worth a visit. Although we found it very difficult to decide which beaches were best to choose from, so I thought I'd share some of my research! Mil Palmeras Literally meaning "a thousand palms", Mil Palmeras is the perfect destination...

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Hi, am Dr Hayley Stainton

I’ve been travelling, studying and teaching travel and tourism since I was 16. Through Tourism Teacher I share my knowledge on the principles and practice of travel and tourism management from both an academic and practical perspective.

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What does the World Travel and Tourism Council do?

The World Travel and Tourism Council is an important player in the world of travel. But chances are, you might not have even heard of them! This post looks at what the WTTC is, and what it does… What is the World Travel and Tourism Council? Founded in 1990, the WTTC...

How to renew a UK passport | A step by step guide

Are you wondering how to renew a UK passport? When it comes to travelling abroad, there is one thing you need that is more important than anything else. And that’s a passport! You can’t travel across country borders without one, except in very particular circumstances...

The sex hotel: What, where and why

Whilst many people are ignorantly unaware of the concept of the sex hotel, others are frequenting them on a regular basis. An important part of the tourism industry in some parts of the world, sex hotels give people a safe and secure place for intimacy and bring in...