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When you are setting up a guest room, you want to make sure that whoever is staying in that room feels welcome and at home. You don’t want them to feel like they are staying in a guest room, you want them to feel like a member of the family. So, how can you put together the perfect guest room so that your guests feel comfortable and happy in the room when they stay overnight? Here are a few ideas. Make it feel like any other bedroom in the house If you have a desk in your room, put a desk and comfortable chair in the guest...

With the colder months well and truly on their way and Christmas just around the corner, many millions of people are destined to spend more time indoors and more time eating and drinking this winter. Indeed, because of the looming cold and the feast days of Thanksgiving and Christmas, winter is often regarded as an unhealthy part of the year — a time where we indulge instead of keeping fit and healthy. To fight off this instinct to wrap yourself in a duvet, investing instead in your health and well-being, here are some tips to...

Upcoming home theater software providers now offer many choices for PC use. While most people have gotten used to steaming services like Network and Hulu on their smart TVs, there is a growing trend of home theater software made for PCs. These upcoming software offer open source and paid platforms for entertainment streaming options. You can stream all of your media, photos, films, TV and music from a central hub. Fortunately, there are several media center apps to turn your computer into an at-home cinema or movie server. As a movie...

Anyone who is a cowboy movie fan has seen pictures of Monument Valley. It was originally shown to the world by Director John Ford who used the location for a number of his best-known films. Now it is a popular feature of Instagram. So, is it worthwhile to visit? My answer is definitely, yes. It is located on the Arizona-Utah border in the USA and lies within the territory of the Navajo Nation Reservation. Because of this it is not officially a National Park but the area that is most visited by tourists is known as Monument Valley...

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com During today’s uncertain times of COVID-19, traveling has become more difficult than ever. But while many borders remained closed in other countries, you can still take this opportunity to travel in America. America’s National Parks are vast, varied, and beautiful. They contribute more than $35 billion into the national economy, making them a strong choice for helping rebuild our economical value while exploring nature, traveling, and learning more about the greatness that’s in your own backyard....

Despite its heavily industrialized background, Birmingham, and its neighbouring areas, still offer some of the most picturesque landscapes and villages in the country. So, if you’ve already passed your test, or you plan to learn to drive in Birmingham, you can get back in your car and start exploring what the Midlands has to offer! Read on to find out more! Cadbury World Live out your Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory dreams at the amazing Cadbury World. Located just 5.4 miles south of central Birmingham, the chocolatey...

Second-hand may carry connotations of low quality, defects, damage or being worn out — but it’s simply not the case. Second-hand means preloved, but it also means a bargain and the opportunity for unique pieces. Second-hand items may not even appear anything less than new. Here’s a quick guide for various opportunities when seeking second-hand. Upcycling Furniture Furniture is one area which can cost a significant amount of money when you’re buying new pieces, especially if you want quality. Buying second-hand and...

Sending cards is one of the best parts of the holidays. However, funny holiday photo cards are not always the best ones to send. Sometimes, someone may misconstrue your humor as offensive which may damage a relationship. That is why you need to learn how to infuse etiquette into your greeting cards. If you observe the proper etiquette when sending holiday photo cards, they will automatically be perceived as witty and charming. The following tips should ensure your holiday photo cards are full of good-mannered cheer. Use...

The little nostalgic steam engine huffs and puffs its way up the steep track as we leave the lakeside village of St. Wolfgang in Austria. We are bound for the Schafberg Mountain and our carriage is full of expectant and excited people. The joy of travelling in toy mountain trains is unexplainable in words but we all feel it. This is a real adventure. Austria has long been a popular destination for visitors from around the world and when international travel returns to some semblance of normality (perhaps not until 2021) Austria...

Dubai is one of the most exciting, most fascinating and entertaining cities on the planet. Not only could you spend weeks here living the high life, experiencing all the amazing things to see and do. But you could also spend far too much money! The city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is definitely becoming a more glamorous and up and coming city in the world. But if you’re looking to save money on your holiday in Dubai, you need to take a good look at your budget. In order to help you make the most of your holiday, here...