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Traffic Lights Across the Globe

Traffic lights and pedestrian crossings are ubiquitous in all of the world’s major towns and cities, and their designs are not something you would ordinarily give a moment’s thought to on your daily commute (unless you happen to be a traffic light designer). Once you travel a bit though, you may open your eyes a…

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The Best Festivals in the UK this Summer

A weekend or two at a festival is now a staple of the summertime for millions across the UK. A whole host of events will spring up across the country this summer, from family oriented events to full on raves. If you still haven’t picked out which you would like to visit, get some inspiration…

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Euro 2016: A Guide to the Fans

European football is littered with stereotypes: the pessimistic British, the well organised Germans, the hot blooded Spanish and many more. These jokes are just the result of rivalry between close neighbours, but some do have a little bit of truth behind them. As the Euro 2016 Tournament kicks off in France, we use our booking…

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Music Festivals in Germany in 2016: Part 1

Finally, Spring is here! The sun is out and the flowers are blooming. Lazy days spent with picnics in the park are just around the corner, and it’s time to rejoice in the great outdoors once again. For many, however, the start of summer means just one thing… the start of festival season. Why not…

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7 Decorating Mistakes That Will Make Your Home Seem Smaller

We all know how certain outfits or hairstyles can accentuate – or play down – different elements of our appearance, but perhaps less attention is paid to the way that subtle visual clues can alter our perception of rooms in the home. There are many reasons we might find ourselves in smaller rooms. Practically, they’re…