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Month: December 2018

8 Ways How To Dress Antique Seating In a Modern Home

Spend any amount of time on Pinterest looking at home interiors inspiration and you’ll see the juxtaposition between old and new in many of the perfect styled images. With antique seating and vintage seating becoming one of the main focal…

Visiting Warsaw | A guide to Poland’s Capital

To wrap up this year’s travel we headed to Poland’s capital for a little getaway before the Christmas rush. Booking exceptionally low priced flights and an apartment we headed to Warsaw for 3 days. Discovering what the city had to…

How to know when to get your brakes checked

Car mainenance is essential, especially when the weather starts to turn. With snow and ice forecast over the festive period you can’t afford to neglect your brake care. When to get my brakes checked? Often it is recommended that your…

Plane etiquette – what not to do on a plane

If you’re not a frequent flyer, perhaps plane etiquette is something you’re not familiar of. Having travelled extensively, I’ve probably faced pretty much every scenario possible when it comes to rude people. Including an American woman throwing water on me,…

Top 3 things to do on Thanksgiving in New York

If you’ve booked a trip to the most famous city in the USA over the holidays you’ll certainly want to absorb as much of the festive spirit as possible. Thanksgiving is the largest American holiday and the celebrations are huge….

How To Know When To Service Your Car

It’s that time of the year where the roads start to ice over. Traffic seems to be never-ending. And we are driving home for Christmas. With the country relying on their cars for longer journeys over this time of year…

Top Tips How To Reduce Airport Stress

Research has repeatedly found that happiness is related to stress. You can live a luxurious life and fill your days with your favourite things. But if you are still stressed the happiness wouldn’t last. Airports are famously stressful – we…

6 Things To Do Before You Move To France

When you get the opportunity to emigrate to a completely new place – a whole other country. In fact – for the first time, you have to do your homework. Research isn’t just looking at the cities and vineyards, but…

ThreeSixty° Coffee – Fair Trade and Organic Coffee from Peru, Cuba and Mexico

Coffee is the second most traded commodity in the world. Do you know what the number one traded commodity is? Oil. A few more fun facts about coffee are; Coffee was the first food product to be freeze dried. It…

Is It Time to Move Out of Your First Home?

The moment you moved into your very first home was definitely a huge memorable milestone in your life. You can’t imagine any other place being comparable to your first little property, but recently you have had a realization. You might…