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Your floor can change your life…or at least your living room

 It’s no secret that changing just one thing can alter the feel of a room. A fresh lick of paint or a few new accessories can help bring your decor up to date. However, nothing quite lifts a space like replacing a tired carpet with some sleek new wood flooring. This one simple change gives a completely different canvas for you to build on. Just … Continue reading Your floor can change your life…or at least your living room

5 not to be missed pantomimes

5 Not To Be Missed Pantomimes Christmas is on the horizon which means that the pantomime season is officially here. It’s time to dust off you best hisses and boos, slap your thigh and get the kids down to the local theatre, to enjoy this time-honoured, uniquely British tradition. Wherever you are in the country you can guarantee your nearest panto will be a brilliant … Continue reading 5 not to be missed pantomimes

Christmas feasts from around the world

If the thought of another traditional turkey dinner makes you feel deflated, you need a little inspiration to help spice up your Christmas meal. There are loads more options out there if mince pies and prawn cocktail leave you jaded, so why not try looking further afield for menu ideas? Christmas is celebrated in hundreds of ways worldwide so you have plenty more to choose … Continue reading Christmas feasts from around the world

Top Five Christmas Shopping Destinations around Europe

It’s official! There are less than 2 shopping weeks left until Christmas and soon enough shoppers will start to crowd the high streets and toy stores on the hunt for this season’s hottest gifts.  If you’re looking for a more adventurous shopping experience this year, why not head to one of Europe’s greatest shopping capitals to really get you in the Christmas mood.  Whether you … Continue reading Top Five Christmas Shopping Destinations around Europe

Top five reasons to visit Antarctica

Antarctica remained cut off from all other continents for many years, and as such remains one of the last great unconquered regions of the world. Now, thanks to a range of tours and cruise options, the beauty of this fascinating area is more accessible than ever before making this remote land a desirable destination for wildlife lovers, adventure travel fans and holiday-makers alike. So what … Continue reading Top five reasons to visit Antarctica

Salzburg – Music to Your Ears

Renowned as the birthplace of Mozart, famous for being the beautiful setting for the ever-popular The Sound of Music movie and celebrated for its popular music festival, Salzburg is an elegant and cultural metropolis. Nestled amongst the scenic mountains and lakes of Austria, a visit to this picturesque city is a must for fans of music, culture and history. Classical Chic… Salzburg is a centre … Continue reading Salzburg – Music to Your Ears

Taking time out with the family in Turkey

What could be more ideal than a family holiday that includes a group-pleasing mix of history, relaxing beach time and new exciting cultures? If that’s your idea of holiday heaven, then consider a break in Turkey. This diverse country combines all of these great factors and more and, as it’s outside of the Euro, it provides a more reasonable financial option than many European destinations. … Continue reading Taking time out with the family in Turkey

How to Sparkle on Holiday

Your clothes are folded neatly into your suitcase, you know where your passport and tickets are but you don’t have a clue how to accessorise on holiday. Sound familiar? Don’t despair. To effortlessly bring together your holiday wardrobe, you need three key pieces; the necklace, the bracelet and earrings. Packing the right accessory can bring variation to your holiday wardrobe as well as stop you … Continue reading How to Sparkle on Holiday

How much of England have you explored?

England is full of contrasts; from the 600 miles of beautiful coastline to the rolling hills of the Cotswolds and charming Devonshire villages or the ever bustling cities such as London and Manchester – whichever direction you travel you will find a wide variety of landscapes and diverse cultures to explore, so why go further? UK holidays do not carry the stress and problems that … Continue reading How much of England have you explored?

A Guide to Fly-Driving America

With huge stretches of roads, stunning scenery and an incredible diversity of cultures and landscapes across each state, North America is the perfect destination for a driving holiday. This incredible continent is one of the best in the world for enjoying the freedom and flexibility that comes with a fly-drive trip. Plus, the excellent highways provide a useful network between cities and states. Whether you’re … Continue reading A Guide to Fly-Driving America