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Macau OX Warehouse

By: mandy | Date: September 30, 2009 | Categories: Arts & Culture, Travel

As a gambler’s delight, it’s hard to imagine anything better than a Las Vegas with an ocean view, and perhaps there’s no reason to even try to imagine.  Macau is a city of dreams, where people come every year to test their luck at the tables, and to enjoy the incredible offerings the city has […]

How many Georges are in Newcastle?

By: mandy | Date: September 29, 2009 | Categories: Travel

Newcastle has its own accent and its own culture compared to the rest of the United Kingdom. The people party almost every night, like night was some huge occasion to celebrate. It’s cold here too, but the girls will go out in mini skirts and low-cut blouses. The guys were short sleeves and won’t wear […]

Sports Trainers and Athletes Know the Benefits of Hot Tubs

By: mandy | Date: September 28, 2009 | Categories: Health, Sports

If the daily stresses of life are enough to bring most of us home with painful muscles and sore joints, think about the professional and amateur athletes and what they go through on an hourly basis during training season.  Years ago I attended a party for the Phoenix Cardinals.  This involved many people dressed up […]

Curtailing Political Corruption

By: mandy | Date: | Categories: Legal

Explaining the variations of political corruption across the nation is complicated, but an achievable objective. The causes for corruptions in combination of institutional conditions have recently shed light on the methods and powers of the monopolies, wide discretion and little accountability, all theoretical, but interesting just the same. Deep concerns with political corruption in the […]

Purchasing Hot Tubs

By: mandy | Date: September 21, 2009 | Categories: Home & Garden

Many couples and families reach the point in their research of hot tubs where the find themselves torn between options and conflicting personal interests. Simply put it is easy to get carried away with dreaming about all of the possible features included with a hot tub and completing the back yard design. To prevent people […]

Working it in Miami

By: mandy | Date: September 15, 2009 | Categories: Travel

I put in a wake up call so I wouldn’t be late for the workshop. I only managed to have breakfast during a coffee break and during the lunch break I went back to one of the sweetest hotels Miami, Florida is known for, just to catch a quick nap.  I had to place another […]

Slip Sliding in Manila

By: mandy | Date: | Categories: Travel

I was very leery when I donned my backpack. It was still damp from yesterdays climb and my legs were like jelly as soon as I stepped outside one of the hotel Manila Philippines. Our driver was ready to take us to our next climb. When we arrived at Banaue, I almost fainted at the […]

Live Music at Casino Canberra

By: mandy | Date: | Categories: Travel

Canberra is an incredible city in Australia and offers tourists great historic attractions, cultural landmarks and plenty of great art, music and theatre. Yet, even with all of this, many people have a strong desire to spend most or at least some of their time in one of the local casinos. And after all, who […]

Sports and Martial Arts in Thailand

By: mandy | Date: September 14, 2009 | Categories: Travel

What do Laos, Burma, Cambodia, the Gulf of Thailand, Malaysia and the Andaman Sea all have in common? They all are in Southeast Asia and they all border Thailand. Thai is the official language spoken here and almost 95% of the residents practice the national religion of Buddhism. After World War II, Christians tried converting […]

The slow walk in Florence

By: mandy | Date: September 9, 2009 | Categories: Travel

I have exactly three days in Florence before I head back the UK. I think I’m staying during a heat wave, because it’s another hot scorcher of a day. As soon as I stepped out of one of the best hotels Florence Italy has to offer all the tourist and me, I was baked. But, […]