History of Tourism: The Grand Tour 17th to 18th century

 The Grand Tour. Educational Journey of the 17th to 18th century Francis Basset, first baron of Dunstanville, during his Grand Tour, by Pompeo Batoni, 1778 – Museo del Prado – Spain   What is the role of grand tour in the history of travel and tourism? European grand tour during the 18th century. History of Tourism: Grand Tour & 18th century travel: In the 18th century, young English aristocrats completed their education with a trip through Europe that was very …

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History of Luggage, Suitcases, Trunks and Backpacks

History of Luggage, Trunks and other Travel Luggage   Egypt  +  Ancient Greece   +  Roman Empire   +   Middle Ages   +    Modern  +   XXs Who Invented Luggage? The ancient Egyptians around the year 1500 BC are considered the inventors of Luggage.  For their trips they used chests and trunks that evolved into primitive suitcases made of fine wood and covered with animal fat or leather to make them waterproof. The transfers were not for reasons of pleasure but religious or …

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History of Tourism in Middle Ages – Medieval Travel

What is Tourism in the Medieval Times? Roman Empire   –  Rome  –  Saint James Fall of the Roman Empire & Medieval Travel History of Medieval Tourism – How did you travel in the Middle Ages?:The fall of the Roman Empire plunged the European continent into a period of great confusion and disorder. For a time there was also an almost permanent state of war between the barbarian chiefs, who had invaded the ancient Roman empire. This contributed to the weakening …

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How Many People will Travel the World?

How many People Travel the World?: 2022      2021   2020      2019      2018       Travel the World 2022 WTTC expects world tourism to recover to 85% in 2022  with an 18% recovery in tourism employment and international travel doubling. Travel with Insulin & Diabetes The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) forecasts that the sector will recover 85% of the pre-pandemic level by the end of 2022, as long as no more mobility restrictions are …

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Thomas Rowlandson Erotic Draws & Paintings

    Thomas Rowlandson Erotic Draws on ETSY Thomas Rowlandson Erotic Draws Thomas Rowlandson Erotic Prints:   Thomas Rowlandson (14 July 1756 – 22 April 1827) was an English artist and caricaturist. Rowlandson was born in Old Jewry, in the City of London. He was the son of a tradesman or city merchant. On leaving school he became a student at the Royal Academy. At the age of 16, he lived and studied for a time in Paris, and later made …

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