How I Found an Affordable Dentist

If you don’t have an NHS dentist you’re not alone. Half the UK population don’t. When the time comes that you really need dental treatment though private fees can be prohibitive. So what’s the alternative? Is there an alternative? Well let’s not talk about DIY dental treatment, that sends a shiver down my spine, I …

Best in Edmonton – Culture, Nightlife, and Fun

When it comes to culture, nightlife, and any number of different festivals, you can unequivocally find the best in Edmonton. There is an Arts District right in the downtown area of this bustling city, not to mention a University District which contains tons of theatres and venues for live music and concerts. People do not …

Terror Attacks May Boost Online Sales

Today, Terrorism is a global issue. Terror strikes are not restricted to a single community or religion but encompass the entire world. For Instance, the recent multiple shootings in New York at the immigration center in Binghamton and the last year terrorist attacks in Mumbai – the financial capital of India, that targeted both Indians …

Looking For a New Country to Live In?

We were looking for somewhere to live. We had sold up in Bulgaria and were carrying all our worldly possessions with us when we landed at Tocumen airport in Panama City on Sunday evening. We had a month to decide whether it was the place for us as Bistra, my Bulgarian girlfriend, only had a …

Barcelona Travel Tips – Making the Most of Public Transport

Barcelona has a public transport system that is an absolute delight for visitors to this spectacular city. The totally integrated system allows you to get around cheaply and easily for 24 hours a day. The Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona is the organisation which is responsible for co-ordinating not only the city’s Metro and bus systems …

Gretna Green – Scotland’s Wedding Destination

In 1754, England past a law preventing marriage under the age of 21 without parental consent. In Scotland, the legal age for marriage was 16. Prior to 1929, it was even younger than that! And so, young lovers eloped traveling under the cover of darkness to Gretna Green. Gretna Green is ½ mile over the …

Leisure and UK Holiday

If you are in the UK, now is a ‘great year’ to consider the UK ‘first’ in your family holiday plans. If considering a visit from another country, NOW is your time to visit UK. There’s no denying the allure of sun, sea and continental ‘English Breakfast’ served up in olive oil and garlic 🙂 …

A Short Break To Disneyland Paris At Christmas

If you live in the United Kingdom, then it is only a short and an ideal trip to go on with the kids just before Christmas. They get to meet Mickey Mouse and all the Disney characters they want in France. It is an entertaining break for the whole family that is always exciting and …