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Saturday, August 27, 2016

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Reasons to travel in your twenties

As travellers we all know that one person who doesn’t get it, they can’t justify spending the money, or they don’t understand how you can be away from home for so long. We all know that twenty-something someone that can’t recognise that ever-growing feeling of itchy feet, the wanderlust and the nostalgia of travel. Well this is what I say to them… here’s my top reasons to travel in your twenties.

News

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How To Turn Ordinary Cucumber Into A Sophisticated Dish

I hear you! Why turn cucumber to anything at all, you may ask. As if cucumber wasn’t sophisticated already… And! There is nothing ordinary about ordinary cucumber.

10 Ways in which Social Media Changed Us

Being humble is not a value that society appreciates and encourages, not through social media anyway, because, guess what, there are not many means to show humbleness through social media. Want to show off? Please do!

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Four reasons why Cambodia deserves more tourists

Cambodia is one country that I personally believe, deserves and needs more tourists. A country that until recently was on the brink of total destruction, now has significant stories to tell; beautiful sights and sounds to share.

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Emily’s Blog: How to store and keep your coffee beans fresh

There are only few things around the world more better than smell of the fresh roasted coffee beans. That first whiff of delicious aroma when breaking into a new bag is one of my favorite moments. But freshness is key to this delicious aroma. How to keep your coffee beans fresh as long as possible with all the aroma?

Finland in Rio

Actually it has been a bit underwhelming for Finland, and the upsets and surprises have come from other countries. It’s not that Finland is bad (and whoever says so is wrong), it’s just that everyone else has upped their game.

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Make the most of your visit at Milan Cathedral

This cathedral was the main reason I wanted to visit Milan, so I did a lot of research before going. But I soon found out that my research was almost useless. Nobody told me about the things below, so I thought I must share them with you. Take notes and thank me later 🙂

Lifestyle

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Meet Apivita

I received samples of the Rose Pepper and the Pure Jasmine shower gel. As a marketing student the first thing I look at is the packaging. I must say that I really like the look of these products, both the samples and the bottles.

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Fun in the Sun with Live Clean

I have fair skin. The kind of skin that burns just thinking of the sun! We all know that the sun is both great for us and bad at the same time. You need to protect your skin, which is the largest organ on your body from these rays all year round.

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Greek coffee: Frappe, Freddo Cappuccino & Freddo Espresso

I was this summer on holiday in Greece and like a coffee lover, I had to try traditional Greek ice coffees: Frappe, Freddo Cappuccino and Freddo Espresso. I want to share with you some tips how to prepare these coffee drinks yourself, at your home and enjoy it like you are in Greece.

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Musthaves

Today I would like to share my favourite items of this summer with you. I’m always searching for special items, something that I haven’t seen before.

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How to brew perfect Coffee in Moka Pot

There is a several ways how to prepare perfect coffee at home. I don’t mean machines like Dolce Gusto, Tchibo Caffisimo and others. I mean high quality, tasty, smooth and honest coffee from fresh grinded coffee beans.

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5 Tips for Converting to Natural Products

I have been on a mission this year to clean up my beauty routine and products, one item at a time. I hope these small tips will help you in your journey to transitioning into Natural, Green Beauty Products.

Traveling

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You See More if You Get Out of the City of Rio

Rio de Janeiro is probably one of the best known destinations in the world. With the Olympics this year, it’s a fair guess that almost all humans on the planet know about it. But aside from the city with its Carnival, Pão de Açúcar, Cristo Redentor Corcovado, Ipanema and Cococabana beaches with beautiful bodies, and the Olympics, Rio de Janeiro is also one of the 27 states of Brazil, with the city as its capital.

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19 amazing things to do in Samarkand

Samarkand is, however, not only beautiful beyond comparison, it is also one of the oldest cities on this planet. Current evidence suggests that the land has been settled as early as 40,000 years ago. The city itself was founded around the 7th century BC, making it even older than ancient Rome.

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Huayna Picchu: Climbing the Mountain of Death

Machu Picchu. The name of the fabled lost city of the Incas evokes many emotions. Over one million tourists pave their way into the depths of Peruvian hinterland each year to see the destination of their dreams. Most of them return with a feeling of elation and satisfaction.

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Guide to Island of Milos, Greece

Milos was unbeknownst to me until I met a Greek girl on my transit flight from Paris to Istanbul earlier. I was won over by the conversation I had with her about how unspoiled Milos sounded, as compared to Mykonos. Milos indeed is an underrated island, which perhaps is the reason why it holds its charms.

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My Top 3 Reasons Why You Should Visit Kansas

I still love traveling to the mountains and the ocean. Personally, they will always be my top choices when traveling. However, the Midwest has a lot to offer for travelers, especially my home state of Kansas.

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How To Export Your Google Map Itinerary To Your Phone & Use It Offline!

This post will detail how you can export this map on your PHONE and use it OFFLINE when you are in the foreign city and on the go, which makes navigating so much easier! You no longer have to carry a map on one hand and a phone on another when you need to get from point to point.

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How To: Find Time to Travel As a High School Student

Although it may seem overwhelming at times, there are ways and reasons to find time to travel while you’re still in high school. That’s what this post is for! Please keep in mind that everyone’s experiences and situations are different, especially economically, and this post will consider time only.