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See for free in Illinois – your favourite, real life film sets

January 2, 2019

As we curl up in front of a good festive film this Christmas or immerse ourselves in all things “movie” related ahead of awards season, we have detailed the famous real-life film sets you can see for free in Illinois.   Home Alone     The most iconic house this time of year is the McCallister family residence in Home Alone. It is this house where Kevin, (played by Macaulay Culkin) is infamously forgotten when his family travel to Paris and he…

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3 Gifts Perfect for the Coffee Lover in Your Life

December 19, 2018

Christmas is sneaking up faster than you might expect, and if you don’t have a gift for all your loved ones, you’re probably in need of a few ideas. Although virtually any gift will be appreciated, it’s best if that gift comes from the bottom of your heart. You want to show that you love and appreciate someone deeply and that you pay attention to their interests. Oftentimes, finding the perfect gift stems from honing in on something that they…

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Visiting California’s National Parks

December 3, 2018

Yellowstone National Park was the beginning of a promise that changed the way that Americans enjoy our country’s beauty. Its founding began a movement that today covers over 1,200 national parks and preserves. Included in this exquisiteness is California, represented by the magical and stunning beauty of the state. From volcanic parks to desert settings, it is hard for other states to compete with the natural attractiveness of California’s geography and climate. Visitors can get a glimpse of a wide…

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Top places for British Expats in the US

November 16, 2018

Moving to the USA isn’t unfamiliar to British people. They’ve been doing it for hundreds of years. However, the top places for British expats in the US are constantly changing. So, check out the most popular locations in the States where you can relocate as a British national.   What the Brits are looking for in the USA So, why are people from Britain moving to the States in greater numbers? What are they looking for and what do they…

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Halloween at Drayton Manor

October 24, 2018

And here we start the best part of the year for me: Halloween, and later on Christmas and New Years! The party started this year with Drayton Manor’s Halloween, as we absolutely love and have so much fun as a family in every ride! If you haven’t read our Summer adventure before at Drayton’s, it was a great day, and now with Halloween was even greater, as we had family over and wanted to create memories with them, so we…

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Bucket List Beauty Spots in the UK

October 22, 2018

The UK has numerous stunning places and it is hard to say which ones are the best. They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, so here are a few suggestions that have been described as beautiful by others.   Lulworth Cove, Dorset     Lulworth Cove is located on The Jurassic Coast of Dorset, which is a World Heritage Site. It is one of the world’s finest examples of such a land formation and attracts half a…

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Should You Buy a Boat?

September 27, 2018

Owning a boat can be a joy. From huge yachts to simple fishing boats with trolling motors, boats offer all sorts of recreational variety. They can enhance our lives and help us recharge on days off from our busy regular schedules. Of course, boats aren’t free. You’ll have to decide how much to spend on yours and which type of boat is right for you. We’re here to help you understand your options.   The Value of Owning a Boat…

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6 Things Every Hiker should have prepared for Winter

September 5, 2018

Hiking or walking long distances during or cross country is a thing not many people like to do. For me makes me remember travelling with my mum and uncles and cousins through the mountains during Summer in one of Portugal’s highest mountain. Thankfully we now see towns with certain paths reserved for hikers and places to see either in the middle of the woods or in literally the middle of nowhere, to watch beautiful sightings and nature scenes that normally only the hikers…

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How To Squeeze The Most Out of a City Break to London

August 29, 2018

London is one of the most visited cities on Earth, and for most overseas visitors, it’s the gateway to the UK.  Yet, many people fail to explore beyond London, which is a real shame given how different London is to the rest of the UK, in that it’s a cultural melting pot that doesn’t give a true representation of the country the capital represents. Therefore, in addition to looking at some of the best areas to visit in London on…

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