Italy’s tourism sector: Venice cruise ship crash confirms regulation need

On Sunday a giant cruise ship crashed as it docked in Venice, one of Italy’s tourist hotspots, reigniting calls to ban the large ships from arriving in the city. Tourism is one of the leading industries in Italy, representing approximately 13% of Italy’s gross domestic...

48 Hours in Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm
Consisting of 14 different islands, the city of Stockholm is often referred to as 'The Venice of the North'. However, with winter weather's often reaching as low as -11, the climate is considerably cooler than its Italian counterpart. Whilst Stockholm may be comprised of 30% water,...

Condé Nast posts annual loss of £14m

Condé Nast
Condé Nast reported a loss £14 million for the year, a significant downturn from the the £6.6 million posted the year before. The publisher, which owns magazine titles such as Vogue, Vanity Fair and GQ, said in its results that revenue was down 6.6% for the...

Nobel peace prize 2018 awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to two campaigners who have used their efforts to end sexual violence as a weapon in war. Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege were described "crucial" in the fight against sexual violence in conflict. Murad is a Yazidi woman who...