Hazard
24 Sep /18

Hazard

Literally the reason why health and safety guidelines are written, if today’s word does anything or has any impact, it should definitely inspire us to be more careful.Continue reading Hazard

Hong Kong
17 Sep /18

Hong Kong

Most places in the world have rather easy to understand and straightforward explanation of how they came to be known as a certain name.Continue reading Hong Kong

Fitness Tracker
29 Aug /18

Fitness Tracker

Modern activity trackers take their roots from the Ancient Greco-Roman world and the odometer, (from Ancient Greek, hodós ‘path, way’ and métron ‘measure’) a device for measuring the distance travelled by a vehicle by recording the number of spins of its wheels.Continue reading Fitness Tracker

Glamping
30 Jul /18

Glamping

Today’s word is a portmanteau of the two words glamour (from Scottish gramarye ‘magic, enchantment’) and camping (from Latin campus ‘open field, level space’), and comes to name the recent trend of holiday accommodations that combine camping in the nature with the comfort and facilities of a hotel holiday.Continue reading Glamping