Tag: Asia

August 21, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Flight 25 Aug 1919: 1st international scheduled flight from Hounslow, London to Paris carrying 1 passenger, leather, grouse & Devon cream.  1976: 1st Concorde supersonic commercial flights with 100 passengers; British Airways to Bahrain & Air France to Rio.  2018: Global passengers 8.8bn, annual increase of 6%.  By 2037, Asia’s passengers will exceed N. America…

August 15, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Yurt Many uses for Western hi-tech yurts – housing, classrooms, dining spaces, holiday!  2018: UK £2.5bn ($3bn) spent on camping/caravan trips, highest since 2012.  2017:  UK – 14.7m nights in tents, 1.3m nights in alternatives like yurts. US – 41.8m people camped, some in their own backyard.  Yurts covered in felt/skins used by Central Asian…