Photo of the day: Old News

2014-01-09 13:10

(Instagram)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

There's a little tradition on Instagram called Throwback Thursday, where users post pics of anything with an old fashioned, vintage or old-schooled tinge.  

What started out as a more fashion-oriented trend, spilled over into other spheres of interest as well, including travel of course. 

In today's photo of the day by Instagram user, Grace Fae, we pay tribute to those who spent their childhoods selling newspapers, those who still read newspapers, and those who contribute to the production of newspapers. 

Gone are the days when travelers would have to wait for the news to hit their front door. Gone are the days when one would have to pay a monthly, weekly, or daily fee to simply consume news. Now you can just get the news online (www.news24.com), from anywhere in the world.

Advanced technology allows you to consume news faster and more conveniently- on your computer, tablet or cell phone. News updates that published online, are revealed in much shorter spaced intervals than print news. Even radio and television news broadcasters are establishing themselves online.

Everything is a little easier for us to get to with regard to news.

What was your favourite News 24 Travel story? We'd love to hear your thoughts. Follow News24 Travel on Instagram and mention us in a comment on your pic and we'll check it out! 

Alternatively, send us your pics to pics@news24travel.com!  Also like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and do with us whatever it is one does on Google+


Read more on:    news  |  photo of the day  |  travel

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

SHARE:

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside Travel

 
/News

#FindYourEscape with Traveller24

Your insider guide to exploring South Africa and the world...
 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.