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Home hospitality

Guinevere Akman

Home hospitality

a study of home visit schemes in Japan, Denmark, the U.S.A. and Britain.

by Guinevere Akman

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Published by British Travel Educational Trust in [London] .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13867520M

I would love for you to share them with me. Analysis The pace slows as the story returns from the fantastic world of the wanderings. While doing business on a daily basis, we sometimes forget to show our employees how important they are to us. Although both of these women had fine homes and fine things to offer him, their hospitality was too much for Odysseus. When Ctesippus is speared by Philoetiusthe cowherd claims this avenges his disrespect.

Athena has provided a mist to cover the land so that she can privately alter Odysseus' appearance and help him hide his treasure. Kanani This book lives up to its name. Disclaimer and Legal Notices Please click here before continuing Using this website. Her parents, King Alcinous and Queen Arete, are similarly hospitable.

He combines this experience with his avid travels and provides a robust set of tips and ideas for any hotelier to take and adapt to their own space. If one had poorly played host to a stranger, there was the risk of incurring the wrath of a god disguised as the stranger. He pointed out that a slight alteration in the Greek changing three letters has Zeus telling Poseidon to turn the ship to stone but not to close the harbor. Setting the Table: The Transforming Power of Hospitality in Business Book by Danny Meyer We recommend this book because its innovative, valuable insights can be applied to any organization or business of any size. He is kind to the apparent wayfaring stranger, and Odysseus is especially pleased with the swineherd. Inthe database of Warm Showers was created and launched in as a website by Randy Fay.


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Home hospitality book

If yes, please let us know in the comments section. Soon after, he began working his way from the bottom up and went on to lead some of the most prestigious companies in the business.

Parisfrom the house of Priam of Troywas a guest of Menelausking of Mycenaean Spartabut seriously transgressed the bounds of xenia by abducting his host's wife, Helen.

They are rude to not only each other but to Telemachus and the guests, such as disguised Athena and Odysseus. Specifically, all parties are encouraged to contact the spiritual leaders pastors, elders, deacons or organizational leaders church, mission or sending agency for references if there is any question in your mind.

He is kind to the apparent wayfaring stranger, and Odysseus is especially pleased with the swineherd. The situation is further complicated because Zeus is the protector of wayfaring strangers and suppliants.

Kanani This book lives up to its name. In a new rule, he states that you should not beat your host in a competition because it would be rude and could damage the relationship.

This is why the expressions above matter. When one of the suitors Ctesippus mocks the disguised Odysseus and hurls an ox's hoof at him as a "gift", mocking xenia, though Odysseus dodges this, Telemachus says if he had hit the guest, he would have run Ctesippus through with his spear.

Lack of appreciation is one of the major reasons why employees feel dissatisfied and leave their jobs. In Book 6, Odysseus meets Princess Nausicaa, who, despite the threat of a strange man and the possibility of becoming the subject of rumor, offers him food and help reaching the city of Scheria.

The Importance of Hospitality in the Odyssey Essay examples

Odysseus' first human contact is with his swineherd,Eumaeus, the epitome of loyalty and hospitality. These can help you, as a hotelier, to gain new perspectives and learn from the wisdom and success of others in the industry.

Without Reservations, by Bill Marriott, Jr. InCasey Fenton founded CouchSurfingin which accommodation is offered gratis. In the Iliad[ edit ] The Home hospitality book war described in the Iliad of Homer resulted from a violation of xenia. Guests must be courteous to their hosts and not be a threat or burden.

In the Argonautika[ edit ] While the Argonautika takes place before the Iliad and the Odyssey, it was written by an Alexandrian librarian, Apollonius of Rhodes.

They expect the people tending to them will exude a certain level of joy in doing so. The first is that Poseidon can always change his mind. Menelaus and Nestor 's houses are seen when Telemachus visits.

It is thought that the Greek practice of theoxenia may have been the antecedent of the Roman rite of Lectisterniumor the draping of couches. Athena has provided a mist to cover the land so that she can privately alter Odysseus' appearance and help him hide his treasure.

Upon revealing it, Diomedes realizes that their fathers had practiced xenia with each other, and they are guest-friends. Athena meets Odysseus on Ithaca and disguises him as an old beggar so that he can gain information without being recognized.

The important thing is to exude warmth and for your guests to feel that they are in a place where they belong. Inthe database of Warm Showers was created and launched in as a website by Randy Fay. The Phaeacians know the rest.

Thank them when they say nice things about you and your hotel. As a keeper of his master's property, he especially resents the way that the louts have diminished the droves of pigs and herds of cattle.

If you want to grow your business, or simply challenge your way of thinking and open up your mind to new concepts within the context of global travel, this book is for you. Patroclus also brings meat with the wine.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Book Hospitality.

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The true exemplars of good hospitality in The Odyssey are the Phaeacians who host Odysseus when he washes ashore near their town.

In Book 6, Odysseus meets Princess Nausicaa, who, despite the threat of a strange man and the possibility of becoming the subject .