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The top 5 holiday destinations for December

The top 5 holiday destinations for December

Christmas, Culture, Featured, Lifestyle, Travel, World
December is the most tempting month of the year to leave the country in search of much-needed heat. In some ways it might be true that ‘no one does Christmas quite like London’, but there's something special about whisking away to escape the bitter cold. Swapping winter chills and cracked blue lips for sun-kissed skin and sandy toes was never a bad idea. With Christmas fast approaching, we have gathered a small collection of the best holiday destinations for last-minute getaways that will truly give you the travel experience of a lifetime. 1. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Average temperature: 28°C Rio prides itself in being gloriously hot during London’s winter season, not to mention its stunning beaches along the coast of the South Atlantic Ocean. Brazilians are known for their infec
Six surprising reasons to visit the park this winter

Six surprising reasons to visit the park this winter

Featured, Health & Fitness, Lifestyle
With the cold and flu symptoms lurking around, all we want to do is lock ourselves indoors, nestle up on the couch and light the fire.  But contrary to what many believe, winter is actually the perfect season to get out of the house - no, not to the nightclub, but to any parks or open spaces close by. Even just by taking a short stroll during the day, you are doing your body great wonders that cannot be offered by the interiors of your own house. Below we've listed six great health benefits that parks have to offer almost all year round. Parks encourage exercise It’s important to try and get active every day of the year, but during winter we all lose motivation. However, science shows that you burn more calories when exercising during winter because your body works harder to warm i
10 underrated places in London that will spice up your Instagram feed

10 underrated places in London that will spice up your Instagram feed

culture, Featured, Lifestyle, Travel, UK
From Big Ben to The London Eye, and from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey, we’ve all been there and taken tonnes of obligatory photos to show our friends and followers the many historical sights that London has to offer.  However there are countless less popular spots in the city that are just as photogenic and interesting to visit. Below, we’ve gathered 10 underrated spots in London that will help you to explore the capital to its fullest potential: Warren Mews Background: Located within the Borough of Camden, the eye-catching Warren Mews is an old-fashioned impasse accessible through an entrance under a building on Warren Street. Its original purpose was to provide coach house accommodation for the main houses on surrounding streets, but it’s now mainly used for commer
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