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How often have you visited a high street shop and had to wait in a queue while members of staff stand idly by, perhaps chatting? At your last visit to a restaurant, were you greeted warmly and seated promptly, or were you ignored? Most of us, at some point, have little niggles or problems when we visit the high street, but it is not always easy to know where to complain. If we get very good service, it is not always possible to let a company know. A method used by many high street businesses is to deploy mystery shoppers who visit the...

Honolulu is probably the best known Hawaiian area for a vacation to these tropical Pacific islands. And Lahaina is a close second. There are many reasons why: Located on the west coast of the island of Maui, Lahaina began its life as a busy whaling town.  Commemorating those beginnings, today you can visit the popular Whalers Village Museum, an enjoyable and educational exhibit on whales and the centuries-old whaling industry. Following the same theme, be sure to explore the over 60 shops in Whaler’s Village. This is the only shopping...

If you care about staying youthful and healthy, you are probably already incorporating a variety of health-promoting habits into your daily routine—taking a multi-vitamin, eating a well-balanced diet, drinking lots of water, and wearing sunscreen as part of your skincare system. While these have great benefits for health and longevity, if you’re not exercising regularly, you may be missing out on a key way to keep the years off. Not only does exercise improve your muscle tone and help you maintain a healthy weight, making you look...

Few cities in the world can compete with New York as a vacation destination. There are endless things to do and see and each time I leave I vow to return to do the things I have missed out on. Many visitors restrict themselves to Manhattan on a first visit and with one exception I think this is wise. The exception is the free trip on the Staten Island ferry which takes you briefly to the Staten Island Borough. There are the obvious tourist attractions that must be done but then there are fascinating sections of the city that call out for...

Automobiles are powerful, complex ways of transportation.  Because of the size and popularity of the car industry, many myths exist.  It’s easy to save a lot of money by simply knowing what’s true and what’s false.  Follow these tips, so you can save your extra money for gas and vacations. Myth #1: It’s important to shift to neutral at a red light Shifting your car to neutral at a red light does more harm than good.  It won’t save you any considerable amount of gas.  You should always leave your car...

Cancer is a deadly disease and can be caused due to hereditary factors as well as environmental factors. Though heredity cannot be controlled, other things can be changed to reduce the risk of developing cancer to a certain extent. It is important to understand how we can control external factors and make suitable changes so that we can successfully prevent cancer or at least reduce the risk of developing it. Dietary Changes Some of us belong to the high-risk category, which means that we have a genetic tendency towards developing cancer....

Attitude is an important parts of human life how we can see the other things in life, the same way lifestyle is also an important part of your life. A healthy lifestyle can lead to a better life while an unhealthy lifestyle which is full of indiscipline can lead a painful life. Only medicine can’t help you to become healthy, because if there is any problem with your present lifestyle a short time medicine or a long term medicine taking can’t help you there anyway, because you have the problem in root. So you need to solve this problem....

Prague, the capital city of Czech Republic is located in the heart of Europe. This city is one of the top destinations for visitors planning an exhilarating European holiday. The city is encompassed in culture, history, might, ecstasy and allure of its own. It has been branded as one of the most beautiful places on Earth since the Middle-Ages. Prague has its olden times deeply rooted and is most famous for being a city which remained unscathed during the fatal Second World War. 866 hectares of its significant city center has been listed...

In the last 20 years, counterfeit fashion items have caused the loss of 2.5 million jobs worldwide.  The growth in fake goods has followed the overall growth of the global economy and outsourcing. As production moves further away from companies that originally designed the product, there’s more opportunity for corruption and fraud to find it’s way into the manufacturing process. As countries such as India and China build ever more sophisticated factories, the type of products that can be counterfeited there rise as well. Currently...

For those in the know, Cornwall is a surfing mecca. Surfing enthusiasts from all over the world come to Cornwall because it’s got some of the wildest riptides in Europe. You don’t have to travel to California to live like the Beach Boys – just grab your swimming trunks and get down to the Cornish coast. There are hundreds of beaches and bays dotted across the region. Some are fairly mild surf spots, more suitable for beginners and some can only be conquered by the most experienced guys and girls out there. According to Waves surf...