Destinations Show 2017

Chilly weather and disruptions on some tube services didnt seem to have made a dent in the attendance for the Destinations Show,

Destinations Show
Destinations Show

the Business to Consumer holiday exhibition,  in Continue reading “Destinations Show 2017”

Mapping for the Bradt Guide to Oman

Critical for the Bradt guide book’s contents are maps. There are several for each chapter in the guide and all are new for this edition ranging from perhaps a regional map, down to a map or insert that might cover part of a town.

Salalah Map under work
Salalah Map under work

I stitched together the base of each in Photoshop Continue reading “Mapping for the Bradt Guide to Oman”

Summer time – and a keyboard is my life!

Warm sunny days and a hot keyboard! Writing a Bradt guide book is very intense; its not the information so much as writing it in a way that is unambiguous.

Bradt Guide to Oman under Edit
Bradt Guide to Oman under Edit

One of the things Ive had to do is use Microsoft’s Word ‘review’ button. Continue reading “Summer time – and a keyboard is my life!”