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South Korean holidays: Armed Forces Day

1 October (Wednesday) – Armed Forces Day (Gaecheonjeol – 개천절): Not a day off (except in 2012 because 1 October is also part of the Chuseok holiday). 29 more words

Korean Life

The Yummiest Coconut Bread Ever...

Hey guys, long time no see eh?

I’ve been busy reading the brick of a book (coined the term myself): Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. 256 more words


This weeks featured property. 30/09/2014.

This weeks featured property- Villa Colle.

A poolside villa, newly built to a high standard with all the comforts for modern living and charm of the traditional Tuscan style. 89 more words


Leaning Tower of Pisa documentary.

In preparation for our first blog post from Things to do in Tuscany, here is a quick clip from a documentary on the Leaning Tower of Pisa available on YouTube; 9 more words


Crazy for Coffee? 4 Facts You Need to Know Now

We take our coffee seriously, so we spent the morning at Lavazza’s training center in NYC (it was the best way to celebrate National Coffee Day) to learn some surprising facts about our favorite brew. 338 more words

Food & Drink

Scootering in Sicily

We have just come back from  a week’s holiday in Sicily. This is to celebrate the big birthday of Jim’s friend Bronwyn from Adelaide, Australia.  We stayed in a large villa in the hills between Enna and Cefalu with 16 other people.  1,026 more words


My Westeros experience - Game of Thrones Tour - Dubrovnik 2014

I was holidaying in Dubrovnik for a week during September 2014 and one of the main highlights of the trip was the Game of Thrones tour. 778 more words