See Dublin like a local

When my Irish friend invited me to go see her in Dublin recently for a long a weekend, I jumped at the chance to see this wonderful city through a local’s eye. I was lucky enough to pick up some cheap flights on Flybe last minute and before I knew it I was sitting down

Vistas and volcanoes: The natural marvels of Tenerife

If you had to design a postcard depicting Tenerife’s natural beauty, it would be hard to pick just one snapshot. There is the peak of Mount Teide, of course. But there is also the jagged tip of Masca to the northwest, which is arguably more dramatic. There are rugged cliff-sides fringed by swaying palm trees,

Indoor plants that do not require sunlight

Having indoor plants in the house or office is not only aesthetically pleasing but also comes with a surprising number of health benefits too. Indoor plants can purify the air and eliminate harmful chemicals that you are exposed too through everyday cleaning products. If you don’t want the effort of taking care of them you

How to Make Your Home More Comfortable

Home is where the heart is, so why not make it the best place to come home to after a long days work. Here are some simple ideas to make your home as comfortable and snuggly as possible. 1. A comfortable home is one that is easy to get around. You might find your stairs

5 Reasons to Study an MBA

Higher education is definitely worth it. Some argue that paying for college will not necessarily land you on a better job, but the truth is that there are still better chances you get a higher-paying job if you do hold a BA diploma at least. A MBA can be a great thing to study and

How to Make your Lounge Room Appear Bigger than it Actually is

A lounge room is typically a space for rest and relaxation, but if yours is a smaller space, it may feel cramped and uncomfortable. Luckily, there are some easy ways to fix this, including using clever design concepts to trick your brain and even those of your visitors. Most of these can be achieved on

Family fun – How to survive travelling with children

Family holidays are what memories are made of. I can still remember my childhood breaks like they were yesterday, even though they certainly weren’t yesterday! Whilst it’s easy to think of all the fun and laughs you will have on your long-awaited holiday with the little ones, there is a certain element of stress that

Tips for Making Home more Homely

They say a house is not a home – but it can definitely be transformed into one! Decorating your house properly can really make the most of it and it can create a relaxing and welcoming environment you will definitely want to turn to after each long day of work. Even more than that, making

Tips for Effective Study

Unfortunately, we are not all born with the capacity of remembering things as soon as we read them – and we are definitely not born with much knowledge about the world around us either. Studying a particular subject can be extremely rewarding (for your career, for your self-esteem and so on), but aside from that,

Top Reasons to get Broadband

The Internet has become an integral part of our lives and truthfully, imagining life without it is quite difficult these days. It seems that everything is moving on the Internet: from socializing and entertaining to business and education. Under these circumstances, you really want to keep up with the improvements made in this field. Put