Grand Tour, the

Grand Tour, the

European tour as necessary part of education for British aristocrats. [Eur. Hist.: Plumb, 414]
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For the mHealth Grand Tour, the GSMA will partner with the International Diabetes Federation European Region (IDF Europe), an umbrella organisation that promotes diabetes care, prevention and research, and advocates for the rights of the 55 million people living with the condition in Europe.
He discusses the Grand Tour, the growth of the seaside, the association of luxury with holidays, the development of the holiday as a time for dangerous adventures, the importance of the Mediterranean and, finally, the attraction of visiting foreign cities.
What we do have overall is nonetheless a new vision of the Grand Tour, the lofty, abstract concept disrupted by endless, rumbustious minutiae and undermined by contradictory opinions and evidence, the legend at bay before life.