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Accor Launches Bangkok Super Saver Hotel Campaign

For all travelers coming to Bangkok within the next few months and are currently searching for hotel bookings, look no further.  Accor has officially launched the ‘Bangkok Super Saver’ hotel campaign which features room bookings at a very special rate (inclusive of free breakfast). But book fast; this deal is an exclusive offer for all […]

Canary Tourism | UK BLOG

Hot for 2014: The Canary Islands   When British wintertime comes, island hopping somewhere warm and beautiful is the stuff office daydreams are made of. While consider up in thermal jumpers and patterned bed socks, I've been gazing off into the distance and thinking about the Canary Islands, which have quickly jumped to the top of my […]

Save A Horse…

If you were to ask me what I thought epitomizes masculinity – what conjures thoughts of rugged, manly men – the answer is quite simple: the quintessential cowboy. Not only could he fearlessly wield a handgun while riding his steed with reckless abandon, but he had a strong, silent air about him that could make […]

Mortgages: Mad Musings

Over the summer, the 21-year-old daughter of some family friends got engaged. I found this absolutely shocking. Somebody just a little younger than me was in pursuit of an old-fashioned, arbitrary ideal: marriage. A few months later, it was announced that this girl and her fiancé were going to buy a house together, and were looking […]

Discovering the delights of dining in Dallas

In food terms, Texas is undeniably associated with steak houses, barbecues and Tex Mex fare; however, smart folks are discovering there’s a lot more to dining out in Dallas than they first thought. In fact, not only is Dallas the home of some fashionable seafood restaurants but there are also bistros specializing in dishes from […]

Moroccan inspired interior design

Any visit to the beautiful North African country of Morocco inspires those with an interest in interior design. This enchanted land of open deserts and majestic mountains has a rich past and distinctive culture stretching back thousands of years. Historically the Moroccan Berbers were famous for hospitality and if we look at the interiors of […]

Family trips to Las Vegas

If there is one city that has become a huge holiday spot for a number of reasons it would be Las Vegas. It doesn’t matter what kind of group you are in whether a family or a group of friends there is something that will keep anyone entertained. All over the city there are sights […]

You’re away, hooray! But what have you left at home?

Travelling is really the best. Exploration, new friends and the best memories go along with the first footsteps out a front door. However, you have to give due consideration to what’s left behind. It’s one of those cliché’s, “Did I leave the back door unlocked?”, “Did I leave the gas on?” and so forth. One […]

Recipe: Chorizo and Rocket Pizzas

An easy pizza recipe to make for the whole family Ingredients: For the dough: 350g strong plain bread flour 1 tsp salt 1 tsp caster sugar 1 tsp easy blend dried yeast 1 tbsp olive oil 200ml luke warm water For the tomato sauce: 1 tbsp olive oil 1 small onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, […]

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