Joanna Gärdin

  • Joanna Gärdin replied to the topic Lesson 3.2 - Activity 3 in the forum Joanna Gärdin

    1. The world’s best hotel
    There are various kinds of lists that state what the world’s best hotel is but when it comes to the sheer impressiveness of the hotel, nothing comes close to the Mardan Palace in Lara, Antalya, Turkey. It has all the top ratings as well as the luxuriousness or any other top hotel in the world. It has been called Eur…[Read more]

  • Joanna Gärdin replied to the topic Lesson 3.2  - activity 1 in the forum Joanna Gärdin

    Why do people not travel?
    There are a lot of different reasons as to why people may not want to travel, it could be because of financial reasons or because of a lack of an opportunity, it could also be because of a fear of change or maybe it’s just because the person dislikes having to go on trips even if it’s only cross-country. At the end of the…[Read more]

  • Vietnam’s domestic migration is much more prominent than its overseas migrations. Internal migration, predominantly rural to urban migration, has increased rapidly over the past few decades compared to post war times. In Vietnam, the industrial zone has been developed rapidly for more than 20 years. However, the rate of migrant labor is high. B…[Read more]

  • Joanna Gärdin replied to the topic Lesson 2.1 - Activity 2 in the forum Joanna Gärdin

    Marie-Antoine Careme
    Careme was a French chef and an early practitioner and exponent of the elaborate style of cooking known as grande cuisine, the “high art” of French cooking: a grandiose style of cookery favored by both international royalty and by the nouveau riche of Paris. Antoine was born into a poor family on June 8, in Paris, 1784. By the…[Read more]

  • Joanna Gärdin replied to the topic Lesson 2.1 - Activity 2 in the forum Joanna Gärdin

    Antoine Careme:
    Auguste Escoffier created over 5,000 recipes and even published Le Guide Culinaire which was a culinary textbook, he also developed approaches to kitchen management. Escoffier invented the Peach Melba in honor of Austrian singer Nellie Melba, and in addition to inventing the way of ‘a la carte’ eating, Escoffier also rev…[Read more]

  • Joanna Gärdin replied to the topic Lesson 2.1 - Activity 2 in the forum Joanna Gärdin

    Cesar Ritz
    Cesar Ritz was a famous Swiss hotelier who founded several famous hotels including the Hôtel Ritz in Paris and The Ritz and Carlton Hotels in London. Cesar Ritz managed to go from unpromising beginnings to the absolute top of the hotel industry, he helped transform hospitality.

    Ritz introduced the concepts of discretion, comfort,…[Read more]

  • Joanna Gärdin replied to the topic Lesson 1.2 Main Activity in the forum Joanna Gärdin

    Lisbon, Portugal
    In 2019, the number of tourists that visited Lisbon came up to approximately 27.9 million. There was an increase of 7.7% of tourists from 2018-2019.
    Spain was recorded as the leading inbound tourist origin in terms of the number of visits, with roughly 2.3 million Spanish tourists arriving in Portugal.

    Lisbon uses mainly Green…[Read more]