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Travel Hacking: 5 Tips for Cheaper Flights

Just like computer hackers know how to game a computer system, travel hackers are experts at gaming the travel industry. Travel hackers find the cheapest airfares to fly anywhere in the world at the best...
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How to survive Family Road Trip in 10 easy steps

When School's out for holidays hordes of families all over the world are packing their bags and hitting the road. Family road trips are a necessary part of growing up, and if you have children on vacation from...
On-Camera Tips for Better Acting and Performance

Acting skills

If a picture is worth a thousand words, as the popular saying attests, a video is perhaps worth 10,000 words.  Video-recording a presentation for the internet or broadcast television is a superbly effective...

How to Photograph Sunsets and Dawn

Why blue and red/orange skies? When I started in photography the ‘golden rule’ was to take photographs only between 10am and 2pm; ‘when the light was at its best’! Of course nowadays we have come to...
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5 Frugal Family Finds for Easter

Are you searching for easy Easter crafts? Do you want to make Easter a memorable time for your family but don't want to break the bank in the process? There are plenty of fun Easter activities you can consider...

Tap Dance and Louisiana

Tap dance was born in Louisiana, USA, but that birth came about through the contributions of several cultures. The dances that contributed to tap’s creation hail from points across the globe. Tap has...

Tips to Improve Your Swimming

If you’ve recently learned to swim you’re probably steadily increasing the number of lengths you’re putting in at your local pool—which is the best way to start. Because when it comes to swimming,...

Escape to Mauritius

The island of Mauritius is a tropical paradise located east of South Africa's eastern coastline.  The island is so small, a mere 2,040km2, that you may have never noticed it on the map before. It looks like a...

Facebook Users the Target of Major Scams in 2011

Social networking site Facebook.com has become the largest social networking site on the World Wide Web, leaving its competition in the dust. The site boasts some 600 million users across the globe, with...

Sailing on a shoestring

If you are like me and enjoy sailing and cruising but have an extremely limited budget, then the big fancy yachts are out.  Even the little ones are probably beyond your reach.  Sure there are dinghies,...

How to Take Better Ballet Pictures

Ballet dancing is a mixture of grace and explosive action, with dancers sometimes standing delicately on their toes and other times leaping high in the air. You need to be able to photograph quiet moments...

Running in Paradise

Jogging through a tropical landscape full of blue lagoons and white sand beaches shaded by tall palms seems like a dream. But on the island of Mauritius this dream becomes a reality when runners...

Mauritius Goes Green: Paradise for the Eco-Tourist

If you think you know Mauritius like the back of your hand, think again! Chances are, you’ll never get to discover every secret the island has to offer, but today you can count on seeing more than ever...