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Koh Samui opts for luring Thais as foreigners flee

Koh Samui opts for luring Thais as foreigners flee

Tourists jump off a boat near Koh Samui. (Photo by Karnjana Ayuwatanachai) A decrease in foreign visitors has prompted operators in Koh Samui to turn their focus to Thai travellers, with more affordable tourism services being arranged. The average occupancy rate of 27,000 rooms at Koh Samui, a popular destination in ...

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McDonald’s just launched its first new type of restaurant since the drive-thru — here’s what it’s like to eat there

McDonald's just launched its first new type of restaurant since the drive-thru — here's what it's like to eat there

McDonald’s recently launched its first “McDonald’s to Go” restaurant in London. It has no seating areas and serves only takeout. It’s the first new format for a McDonald’s restaurant since the drive-thru. The new restaurant replaces cashiers with touchscreens and is stripped of decor and furniture. I visited the new ...

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Carthage exhibition at the Colosseum in Rome

Carthage exhibition at the Colosseum in Rome

Carthago. The immortal myth at the Colosseum and Roman Forum.27 Sept-29 March. The history and culture of one of the most powerful and fascinating cities of the ancient Mediterranean will be celebrated with a large-scale exhibition entitled Carthago. The immortal myth, from 27 September until 29 March 2020. The Colosseum, the ...

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