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Taxis that don’t run on empty
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Why it matters
There is a clear advantage for both travelers and taxi drivers; taxis gain extra revenue while travelers enjoy reduced rates. Are there any missed opportunities that you could capitalise on in your industry?
The Vine Hotel located in the Funchal region of Madeira is named as a tribute to the island’s world-famous wine. Each of the hotel’s four floors represent a different season for the wines; for example, the Winter floor is grey and the Spring floor is green. Even the spa offers ‘vinotherapy’ treatments using Merlot, Chardonnay and Cabernet grapes.
The travel operator ‘Splashline’ is now offering vacations especially for apprentices. The company also offers tailored packages for students, graduates and those looking to marry abroad.