"Bleisure" and an excursion to the Isle of Gorée December 7th 2018 I came across a new word recently; “bleisure”. It is the ugly conflation of the words business and leisure. To reveal the true ghastliness it should probably be pronounced in a Californian accent and should rhyme with seizure. It’s meaning is the combination of a leisure trip and a business trip.
I’ve often tacked on some leisure time to various business visits. More often than not this ... read more
Africa » Senegal » Cape Verde Peninsula » Gorée Island Independent from France in 1960, Senegal joined with The Gambia to form the nominal confederation of Senegambia in 1982. However, the envisaged integration of the two countries was never carried out, and the union was dissolved in 1989. Despite peace... ... read more
A reluctant business traveller and accidental tourist, these are some of my musings on the nature of travel. These are stories, thoughts, tips and recorded journeys compiled after a 25 year career in an open-necked shirt, thousands of club sandwiches eaten and 92 countries visited.... full info