Essays Tagged: "Travel"

Gulliver`s Travels: the initial reason it was written

The out come of a literary gamble, the satirical narrative Gulliver's Travels ` holds a mirror ' to the corruption present in 18th century English society, whilst satiris ... irror ' to the corruption present in 18th century English society, whilst satirising the Crusoesque travel literature popular at the time and exploring the contradictions of human nature.The initial a ... popular at the time and exploring the contradictions of human nature.The initial aims of Gulliver's Travels, aside from satirising travel literature, were to expose and disparage the evils present in ...

(5 pages) 62 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The advantages and disadvantages of traveling; by plane, train, and car.

TravelingWhen traveling over land there are three main ways of doing so, a flight, a train ride, or ... train ride, or driving yourself. I guess you could walk or run but, I'm talking about cross country travel. There are expensive and inexpensive ways of travel, some fast, some slow, most fun, others b ... these three ways you must decide how you want to go baste on your budget, time, and the quality of travel you prefer.The fastest way of travel would be by plane. If time is a major issue, a flight wo ...

(4 pages) 71949 1 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Can international tourism promotes understanding between nations?

hat tourists do in a different country.First, before going abroad, tourists are often told by their travel agents of the possible hazards which sometimes include local people. They are given example o ... ometimes include local people. They are given example of extreme cases where victims are always the travelers. Then, when they arrive, they are immediately taken to their hotels in big coaches. They f ...

(1 pages) 41 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Compare the different kinds of transportation you could use. Tell which method of travel you would choose.

Travelling at short distances is an everyday experience for many people. They often need to go to wo ... for transportation, but which one is the most convenient?One of the most popular and used ways for travelling among people, is by driving their own cars. It surely is really comfortable, because you ... n cars. It surely is really comfortable, because you are your own boss, you don't have to share the travel with strangers and you can always stop at a café near a road to read a newspaper and h ...

(1 pages) 35 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

A Choice to Be Made, Robert Frost, The Road Not Taken includes quotes

A Choice to Be Made, Robert FrostEveryone travels in one point in their life, forcing them to make choices and decisions that affect their liv ... his poem "The Road Not Taken" demonstrates his belief through the use of tone and the speaker, the traveler, that it is the road that one chooses that makes that individual the person who he or she i ... le not to wonder about the opportunities that one will miss. Right at the beginning of the poem the traveler says, "And sorry I could not travel both..." (1: 2 Frost, 446), which clearly sets the sens ...

(4 pages) 55 1 4.5 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Analysis of The Road Not Taken: Robert Frost

Everyone is a traveler, choosing the roads to follow on the map of their continuous journey, life. There is never ... elief that it is the road that one chooses that makes him the man who he is. "And sorry I could not travel both..." It is always difficult to make a decision because it is impossible not to wonder abo ... fore the choice is even made and it lies in the knowledge that in one lifetime, it is impossible to travel down every path. In an attempt to make a decision, the traveler "looks down one as far as I c ...

(3 pages) 65 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Compare and Contrast: Willingness to Take Risks.

hey do things they do, so we can live in harmony and build a more united world. In this program, we travel as a group of 20-25 students with one teacher. We fly to several countries, with only one sui ... u see, it's a very structured program, but still a risk because it involves many unknowns. I am now traveling to a country that I've never been to before. I'm traveling with a teacher and students I'v ...

(3 pages) 104 1 4.2 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

From central station to Melbourne

rdest things I had to do in my life. It was a new beginning, and yet I felt it was an end. I had to travel to Melbourne for university, leaving behind my family and friends. The one person I missed th ... my sullen feelings. We journeyed on and I kept myself amused glancing aimlessly over magazines and travel guides. I managed to slowly drift off to sleep. I was woken by the sun peering through the wi ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Comparative essay on two texts: 'Travelling Shoes' by Lenore Horowitz and 'Mr. Curly Transports Wayfaring Pilgrims Away' by Michael Leunig

Similar to the concept of travelling is the multifaceted and subjective ideal of the journey. Although the following texts ill ... entral ideas of physical journeys. Therefore through a comprehensive analysis we can establish that travel exposes a change that is permanently fixed within the ideals of living.One text that represen ... hat is permanently fixed within the ideals of living.One text that represents physical journeys is 'Travelling Shoes' by Lenore Horowitz. The text is in the form of a poem and describes the positive e ...

(4 pages) 38 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Airlines

he United States. One large and important response has been a deep revision of an important form of travel. Airport security over the past four months has been looked at under a microscope. The change ... hecked to be examined. Is this justified? Is the government worrying about the wrong aspects of air travel? Will changes like these promote or deter people from flying? The government is passi ...

(1 pages) 15 0 3.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Business proposal

Airbus International.PurposeThe purpose of my company is to provide cheap, efficient and affordable travel for the majority of the public. It will not be overpriced and will have a comfortable and sat ... l also have a business class for those wanting more comfort and luxury and also for those customers travelling due to their work. It is primarily there to raise a profit, but will also be donating a p ...

(2 pages) 58 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Business

ce about the culture of the host nation the better your tour will be (Firth, 2002, P. 7).If you are traveling to a country to train some of their people for a short-term, you need to study about that ... work in cross-cultural situations when your head is not completely clear. Glamour of international travel can fade quickly when one is confronted with demanding travel schedules and added pressures a ...

(4 pages) 11 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

CHARACTERIZATION IN WIND AND THE WILLOWS

His body language supports the idea of excitement. Through the eyes of this character, the idea of traveling is exuberant and thrilling. In his speech, we are given limitless possibilities if we just ... limitless possibilities if we just come out of our comfort zone and go out to see the world. “Travel, change, interest, excitement!” This character reflects to the type of people, who aspir ...

(2 pages) 15 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

BACKPACKER TOURISM

ummaryO’Reilly’s article ‘From drifter to gap year tourist: Mainstreaming backpacker travel’ was published in 2006 in Annals of tourism research, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 998-1017. It d ... 33, no. 4, pp. 998-1017. It discusses the phenomenon of backpacking and proposes that this kind of travel has now become part of the mainstream of tourism without losing its potential to improve the ...

(14 pages) 32 0 4.3 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Benefits of Traveling

People from all walks of life, both young and old, enjoy traveling. When traveling, the traveler has many exceptional opportunities presented to them. The tr ... es, and to gain knowledge of the world outside their own.First, the most exciting opportunity for a traveler is to experience new things. They may get to experience a different religion, perhaps. Doin ... ion to these opportunities, each society has their own exclusive celebrations and festivities. When traveling, the tourist gets a chance to take part in celebrations and festivities which enhances the ...

(1 pages) 15780 0 2.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Airlines Affected

has to look at how much the demand and supply for flights change when the price changes. A leisure traveler will not buy the seat at a higher price especially when the economy is poor. There are too ... higher price especially when the economy is poor. There are too many other options available to the traveler even if it is less convenient. This type of traveler will use the mode of transportation th ...

(8 pages) 47 0 4.2 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Comparative essay between King Henry V and Platoon

n the boy is forced to shoot the overalled cannibal that they come across, and without the physical travel and pressure, They would not of come across him, and had to kill him, forcing the boy to re-e ... lises that even after drastic transformations that there is still humanity. Juxtaposing the journey travelled by the cannibals featured in the book, which most likely would of killed the dog, and cons ...

(6 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Southwest An Industry under siege

more than three decades, Southwest served the American people exclusively with their point-to-point travel anywhere about the United States. In 1998, the airline flew its first transcontinental flight ... ers expressed created a great opportunity for the firm in the form of long distance, point-to-point travel. Things that were found from experimentation with the longer flights included the generation ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management