5 Inspiring Tips For Cheaper Travel in the USA

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The United States of America is a land of opportunity, a huge country that has so many different sides to see that it is possible to pass the duration of your traveling life there and still not witness it all. Depending on what you want to see and where you want to go, heading from destination to destination in the US can be easy or difficult. To see the West Coast attractions for example can be pretty easy to drive between but if you are wishing to see all that the country has to offer then you’re gonna need to…

5 Inspiring Ideas for the Ultimate Feng Shui Bedroom

Feng Shui is a way of living that naturally harmonizes you with your environment, the way to achieve this in the home is by arranging your furniture and space in a particular way that eases the mind. Dismissed by many, this philosophical system has been proven time and again to relax those who adopt it and create a more peaceful existence in the home. If feng shui is something that interests you then the best place to start is in the bedroom, what better way to attack the day than after a peaceful sleep in harmonious surroundings. To help you…

My Top 3 Favorite Places in Indonesia

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Last year I traveled more than ever before as I traversed Asia, headed into Australia and New Zealand notching up the passport stamps and clocking up the kilometers as I went. By far one of my favorite places that I visited among the 25 countries that I hit was Indonesia, a land of mixture as I see it, a land where so many cultures have been smashed together that the result is a beautifully worked tapestry of food, lifestyle and design that can only be seen in this collection of varying islands called Indonesia. There are so many places that stand…

Juicing: Overhyped health craze or an ideal way to drink yourself healthy and slim?

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“Fat, sick and nearly dead”. The film by Joe Cross documents his way from an overweight, medicine devouring mid-forty-year-old business man to a slim, healthy and fit juice guru. During a 60-day diet – consisting exclusively of freshly squeezed veggies and fruits – Joe documented his amazing transformation and his juice crusade across the USA. Inspiring? Absolutely! A bit misleading? Well … maybe a bit. The negative sides of juicing … … are not too many, but need to be considered. A juice-only diet is NOT a very effective way to lose weight. You can fill your belly with gallons…

5 Healthy Eating Myths You Should Stop Believing Now

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  For generations, people have tried to eat healthier. Sometimes they’re urged to do so after going to their doctors for checkups and getting unfavorable reports about cholesterol, body mass index, and blood sugar. In other cases, people decide they need to eat better because they want to maintain good health throughout their lives. Because healthy eating has been such a perpetual goal for people, many associated dietary myths have been created, and continue to be pervasive in society. All Carbohydrates Make You Fat In recent years, many people jumped on the no-carb or low-carb bandwagons, often spurred after reading…

6 Things To See and Do in Lebanon

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In Lebanon we have a Country small enough to get around in a short amount of time, yet enough diversity, history, and fascinating landmarks to last a life time! Here we review six of the ‘must do’s’ for anyone visiting this beautiful Middle Eastern Country. Beirut  Given the small size of Lebanon Beirut is a perfect base to access other parts of the Country easily. Although it can be chaotic at times with all the hustle and bustle of the crowds, scratch under the surface and there is a wonderful fusion of restaurants, museums, bars and clubs to be found…

6 Perfect Holiday Hotspots for You and Your Partner

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Thanks to the boom in budget air travel and the increased accessibility to airports the continent over, jetting off somewhere sexy in Europe is now easier than ever. Here we take a look at six perfect holiday hotspots for you and your partner. Fun and romance is just around the corner. Paris No list fit for couples searching for a euphoric European experience could ever be complete without first mentioning the French capital. Paris, the City of Lights, breathes romance and adventure at every turn. Iconic, with cinematic architecture in all corners of the city, this place offers up options for all…

5 Things To See and Do in Ecuador

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Ecuador. A gorgeous country on South America’s west coast, boasting a huge range of sights for the budding tourist; from the Amazon Jungle, volcanic mountain ranges, and the Galapagos Islands, to beautiful basilicas and palaces from the 16th Century. Just Googling Ecuador shows that there is so much to see and do, but to save you the sensory overload, this article narrows down some of the best places for you to visit. The first set of places are nature and wildlife based, to quell the budding explorer inside you. The second set of places are all man-made, highlighting the beauty…

Top Things To See and Do in Peru

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With the great British unpredictable weather bathing us in glorious sunshine one moment and pelting us with torrential downpours the next, one can’t help but consider jetting off somewhere beautiful, this year. If you’re into breath-taking views, desert oases, and a country as historically interesting as it is visually stunning, Peru could be the ideal place for you. Here are some of the best things to experience whilst enjoying your getaway in Peru. Take a Hike Hiking isn’t for everyone, however I’m certain that witnessing the Colca Canyon’s divine scenery will be something you will not want to miss. Colca Canyon…

Why Antidepressants Shouldn’t Be Taboo (If You Need Them)

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What is depression? Depression is commonly explained as low or feeling unwell. These two terms do help explain some aspects of it and in today’s society; we the people are beginning to understand in many more ways by visualisation of the ‘black dog’ or a shadow which can follow you all your life. Online google refers to depression as ‘feelings of severe despondency and dejection’. I actually prefer this extract to dumbing down my emotions to ‘low’ or ‘unwell’. For example a cold makes me unwell but only for a few days. Depression is more of a long term condition…