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Holes in the Great Wall of China?

August 8, 2011


China is this generation’s Russia. It’s hidden behind a literal and figurative wall, where you feel that only small snippets of information are let out to the general public. But truthfully, we’re getting closer and closer to a glasnost situation with the world’s largest economy. We’ve seen in the past few months a series of […]

Until 18 May 2011: ‘The Revolution Will Be Tweeted?’ 30% off!

May 11, 2011


Good news for those of you looking to learn more about the Middle Eastern and North African revolutions of 2010-11. ‘The Revolution Will Be Tweeted?’, the definitive book about the events in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Syria, Bahrain and Yemen – as well as other countries who were touched by the effects of a civilian uprising […] the downfall

May 8, 2011


I’ve kept fairly silent on, the travel guide website where I’ve variously contributed guides as a total amateur, done freelance consultancy and research work, been a community moderator and destination expert over a few years. I’m also curiously #14 on their writers ranking, despite not having contributed much to the site initially and having […]