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10 Best Luggage Sets of 2017 in UK (Aug update)

Generally, when we travel, especially abroad, we never take just one bag with us. Neither do we have to choose between a sturdy hard-shelled suitcase and a lighter carry – on luggage. What’s the best set? We reviewed 10 for you. Check below! Usually, we prefer to carry all bags and cases included in our best luggage sets – and …

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12 Best Cabin Luggage for 2017 in UK

What’s the Best Cabin Bag? We reviewed 12 for you! Check Below… Cabin Max Backpack Flight Approved Carry On Bag Key Features Dimensions: 55 x 40 x 20 cm Capacity: 44 litres Material: Polyester Introduction With an average price of no more than £40.00 and ideal dimensions for a cabin luggage (55 x 40 x 20 cm), the Cabin Max …

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10 Best Power Banks in UK for 2017

Introduction As phones become more and more powerful each year, batteries have more work to do and will wear out more quickly over time. For extra battery power for your iPhone or Samsung device (or any other device), you will require a power bank, especially for traveling. You may think that power banks are all the same, but this is …

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5 Best DSLR Cameras under £500 in UK for 2017

Introduction The world of photography is magical – once you step into it, you’re captivated! Either you see it as a profession or a mere hobby, photography has now a special place in your heart, isn’t that right? All you can think about is how to improve your photography techniques, and the essential step for that is having the right …

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20 Cheap Weekend breaks under £100

Weekends are a usual oasis in the desert of our workaholic schedule. City breaks are much more than that – a small taste of a different carefree life. Wouldn’t be great if we could just merge them once in a while? Weekend city breaks – and not necessarily in cities – are just perfect for all of us who thirst …

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10 Best Historical Sites in Rome

  The eternal city of Rome was born on the 21st April, 753 BC which was the feast of Pales, protector of the shepherds.  It is believed that the name comes from the Etruscan Rumon, meaning river, which would translate as ‘city on the river.’ It is said that all roads lead to Rome and the Appian Way is the …

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Minipresso Portable Espresso Machine – Buyer’s Guide

Description The Minipresso is described by the manufacturer as “a miracle of coffee preparation.” We agree with this description. Minipresso is a hand-powered espresso machine, featuring an elegant design that succeeds its inventor’s primary goal: a device that would produce a great cup of caffeinated espresso wherever, whenever. Packing a surprisingly massive punch for its light weight and small size, …

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Backpack Essentials for a City Break

Still, some find the idea of spending just a couple of days abroad frustrating when it comes to packing. How can you possibly think in advance what’s essential and what’s not – especially when you are on a pretty stiff budget! No worries mates! We have compiled a list of all the backpack essentials for a last minute city break. …

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What To Eat & Drink In Rome

Italian cuisine is world famous, and the Italians love to spend hours chatting over leisurely meals, enjoying their food and drink. Italy is a popular destination for travelers who want to explore the unique culture, historical ruins, beautiful beaches and scenery and of course all the gastronomical delights she has to offer. There are numerous Italian delicacies to try while …

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