Photo of the day: Old News

2014-01-09 13:10

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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 (, 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! 

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