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London on a budget: How to explore the entire city without breaking the bank

Mar 04 2024
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London stands out as a magnificent and lively metropolis, offering visitors a wide array of cultural, historical, leisure, retail, gastronomic, and nocturnal possibilities. Statistics show that over 19 million international visitors explored London in 2023, ranking it as the third most popular city globally. Furthermore, London proves to be the perfect spot for an affordable getaway. Indeed, the city boasts a splendid assortment of free-of-charge events and landmarks.

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Ten tips for a longer, healthier life

Mar 04 2024
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Discover ten effective strategies to promote a healthier life, longevity and enhance your overall well-being in London Mums’ insightful article.

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Should pets share your bed?

Mar 03 2024
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In 2023, 53% of UK adults were proud pet owners, marking a 2% increase from 2020. While the bond between humans and their furry companions is strong, the question remains: should pets bunk up with us at night?

A recent YouGov sleep survey revealed that nearly half of Britons are happy to snuggle up with their pets in bed. Let’s weigh up the pros and cons of this cuddly arrangement and see if it’s the right fit for you.

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Film Review: The Oceans Are the Real Continents – A poetic escapade into Cuban life

Mar 02 2024
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Italian film director Tommaso Santambrogio’s debut feature, The Oceans Are the Real Continents, takes you on an exhilarating journey to the vibrant world of Cuba.

Set against the backdrop of a captivating yet crumbling Cuba, this film follows the whirlwind romance of Alex and Edith as they navigate love, longing, and the call of distant shores.

Santambrogio’s expert direction brings Cuba to life in all its vivid glory, blending gritty realism with poetic beauty. Cinematographer Lorenzo Casadio Vannucci captures every corner of the island in stunning black-and-white detail, like stepping into a timeless photograph.

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Rock Royalty unveiled: Queen Extravaganza’s lead singer Gareth Taylor on embracing rebellion, honouring legacy, and the magic of Queen’s music

Mar 01 2024
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As Queen Extravaganza, the official Queen tribute band produced by Roger Taylor and Brian May, prepares for their eagerly anticipated UK tour in 2024, I had the pleasure of interviewing Gareth Taylor, the band’s lead singer. Gareth, with his warm Northern English accent and undeniable charm, graciously serenaded me during our conversation, leaving me convinced that Freddie Mercury would be proud.

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