What can you learn from Edinburgh’s ‘China Ready’ initiative?

Edinburgh has officially become Scotland’s first city to be ‘China ready’ after launching its brand new, fully translated ‘Welcome to Edinburgh’ Guide in Chinese. Strengthening the position of Scotland’s capital as the UK’s most visited city outside London for Chinese tourists, the guide will initially have a print run of 100,000 distributed around the city…

Speaking in Tongues

At some point in our lives we will have dreamt of speaking one or multiple languages! However, most of the time you realise it too late, when you’re on holiday and you’re trying to decipher what the ingredients are on a restaurant menu. I bet you wish you hadn’t messed around in your foreign language…

Are Brits Really the World’s Worst Tourists?

Can you believe it; we Brits have been ranked the world’s worst tourists! According to a poll conducted by Skyscanner, which included responses from no less than 49 countries, the UK came first in four out of the five categories! One of the categories we topped was ‘not attempting to learn local language’. However, let’s…