Author: Elda Hamaker

Why Sydney Harbour Is the Best in the World

The largest natural harbour in the world, Sydney harbour, is one of the most prominent landmarks of the city. It’s also known as Port Jackson which is remembered in the history as the location of the first European settlement in Australia. The amazing views make it one of the best harbours around the world. When you’re in Sydney, you can’t miss out on a tour of the harbour. Due to its scenic views, a large number of tourists visit this place during vacations. You can enjoy the views, indulge in fun activities, and enjoy delicious cuisine at the on-site...

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Discovering Cornwall’s Most Desirable Destinations

The English county of Cornwall is a strange and wonderful place, strange because of the difference which you find compared with the rest of the country, and wonderful for so many reasons. I often find it surprising how many British people are prepared to stump up big money to head abroad, when they have a location as beautiful as Cornwall, right on their doorsteps. Throughout Cornwall there are some of the more famous destinations such as surfer’s paradise Newquay or infamous spots like Penzance, but for me this county is all about the hidden away treasures which offer some...

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A Guide For Expats Purchasing A Car In The U.S.

  Whether you’re interested in purchasing a car for a long-term relocation or short term, there are a lot of good reasons to buy a car instead of renting one. Depending on your car needs there can be a lot of draw to buying a used car in the United States. When you wish to live in the U.S. you might be better-suited budget-wise if you invest in a new or used vehicle online. Renting a car can become very expensive for those wishing to relocate to the United States. Below you will find some solid buying advice for expats who want to purchase a car in the United States. Know What You’re Looking For There are lots of different car makes and models sold in the United States. This can make your search for a new or used car more difficult. Have no fear, this handy guide can help you make the right decision. Which is why you should know what you’re looking for in terms of a car before you start shopping. One of the best ways to shop for cars and compare vehicles is by using an online automotive marketplace. The best online automotive marketplace will offer you a comprehensive list of vehicles for sale, as well as a plethora of information to help you research what the various vehicles offer. Websites like cars.com can help...

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Best Places For A First Date

So you met someone. Either online, or through a friend, or even during a chance encounter, and now you want to see if there is something more there. The first date has a lot riding on it and it’s not something we want to take lightly if we think there could be a connection. For a long time, the question of the ultimate first date has been tossed around. What will woe the other person into thinking you are something special.   The answer is not easy.In fact, it’s probably impossible to answer because each and every person and relationship is different. This doesn’t mean there are some tried and trusted settings that can make for a very neutral yet entertaining experience for each of you to get to know one another. So if you’re looking for a date that shows personality, doesn’t cost too much and allows for a chance to connect and communicate then these are the best of the best.   A Theme Park   An amusement park creates the ultimate setting for a simple yet exciting day or night out. It allows for plenty of time to talk, people watch, flirt and get to know one another. It’s also a very harmless atmosphere where each of you can be yourself. What’s a better way to connect than watching aquatic life at Sea World and ask...

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Foreign Currency Tips and Hacks to Learn Before You Travel Abroad

Planning your holiday abroad or even traveling for a business trip can be a bit overwhelming. There are many things that you need to sort out before you depart in order to make sure that your stay in the host country is not hampered by small things. You may have to source a Visa, getting vaccinated if its mandatory, stockpiling some medicine, checking for travel warnings, making hotel reservations, train ticket confirmations or getting all the necessary gear for your electronics. In all this, it’s easy to forget one crucial part of the puzzle – and that is money. You are not always going to travel to destinations where your local currency is part of the multi-currency system, hence you need to do all the necessary foreign exchange calculations beforehand so that you do not run out of funds during your trip. For your convenience, here are some tips to consider before you travel abroad. Travelling and Paying with Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies are on the path of overtaking conventional currencies when it comes to international transactions. Some of the properties of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, litecoin and ethereum make them easier and profitable to transact in. Firstly, they offer relatively lower transaction costs, and this is particularly true when it comes to litecoin, as transaction fees on litecoin are a lot lower than bitcoin making it perfect for the cost-conscious....

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