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5 Top Ways to Ensure Your Car Passes Its MOT

Once your car is three years old it must undergo an annual MOT test to ensure that it is still roadworthy and legally compliant with road use rules. This time of year can be trying to car owners, especially when they aren’t sure if their vehicle will pass the test or require expensive repairs to be done. Here are five top ways to make sure … Continue reading 5 Top Ways to Ensure Your Car Passes Its MOT

How to buy a holiday home abroad

How to buy a Holiday Home abroad: A Guide

Alexander Fordham is a writer for Property Guides, the experts in buying safely overseas. Here, he discusses how to buy a holiday home abroad that will be perfect for your family. Holiday homes overseas are a growing market for British buyers, not least for those looking to take advantage of burgeoning markets abroad compared to the sluggishness of real estate prices back home. Perhaps you’re … Continue reading How to buy a Holiday Home abroad: A Guide

Children's Tent: La Tente Islaise

Children’s Tent and The art of Napping: La Tente Islaise

Lazy afternoons with the sunshine laying over the land, a slight sea breeze drifting in and the cackle of laughter from your loved ones hangs in the air. All you need now is a stunningly beautiful, simply designed, high-quality children’s tent to provide some shade and complete the picture of relaxation and bliss. La Tente high-quality is a French company based in the ‘Iles du … Continue reading Children’s Tent and The art of Napping: La Tente Islaise

Dog-friendly places in Brighton

Dog Friendly places in Brighton to visit, stay at, eat & drink

Your bags are packed, you’re ready to go, spring is springing (well, soonish), and your four-legged best friend is aching for a trip to the seaside. So where are the dog-friendly places in Brighton to visit, stay at, eat & drink within? Dog-friendly places to stay in Brighton We’re not just looking for dog-allowed places to stay at when we are off to our seaside … Continue reading Dog Friendly places in Brighton to visit, stay at, eat & drink

Best Coffee Shop in the World: Cafe Tierra

The best Coffee Shop in the World: Cafe Tierra, Corfu

I didn’t mean to go to Corfu. I didn’t mean to pick the last week of the season where half the island had already shut down for winter. I didn’t mean to wander around aimlessly(although that is one of my favourite past times). And I didn’t mean to find the best coffee shop in the world. But I did. Visiting Corfu wasn’t specifically on my … Continue reading The best Coffee Shop in the World: Cafe Tierra, Corfu

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Volunteering for Paradise Island on the Calf of Man

Daniel Woolard pulls back the curtains and looks out onto the one-mile square he calls home, the Calf of Man. “Wow, I’m in paradise” he says. On other days, he recalls, it would be close to bag-packing time. The BBC News website has a wonderful story about how Daniel, having volunteered to work on the Calf of Man, has now become it’s only full-time resident … Continue reading Volunteering for Paradise Island on the Calf of Man