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Pros and Cons of Diesel Fuel Cars

If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, there are plenty of features to consider. With new technology and advancements in fuel efficiency, the type of fuel your new vehicle uses is worth paying attention to. While diesel used to be solely the domain of large trucks and equipment-style vehicles, there are more and more cars, crossovers, and SUVs utilizing diesel fuel today. Continue reading “Pros and Cons of Diesel Fuel Cars” »

Buying a house or villa on Samui

Those looking to buy an existing house or villa on Koh Samui will still find considerable value when compared with their home country. The island has a pleasant, tropical atmosphere, making it popular with retirees and Thai-foreign families. The abundance of land, combined with plenty of local character means that living locally on Samui can also be an interesting cultural experience. Continue reading “Buying a house or villa on Samui” »

Five Countries You’ve Never Considered For Vacation

Paris, Rome, London – been there, done that. There is no denying these cities are beautiful with great all-inclusive deals, but tried and tested travel destinations offer few bragging rights nowadays. It seems everyone has had pictures with the Eiffel Tower or Big Ben lately. If you’re wanting an unusual travel destination, one of these more forgotten vacation countries will give you some serious bragging rights – and photo opportunities – to make your friends jealous!  Continue reading “Five Countries You’ve Never Considered For Vacation” »

Finding luxury apartments in Hanoi

Years ago, most apartments were located in duplexes or fourplexes, but some were in larger complexes – and many of those included a swimming pool. Apartments close to campus were primarily inhabited by students; those further away were for families. Most apartments had two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living area, and a kitchen. Some had small patios or balconies. Continue reading “Finding luxury apartments in Hanoi” »

Paris from A to Z (complete guide)

Paris is one of those cities that never fails to impress you. Whether you are a first-time visitor or returning to explore new sides of it, there are more things to do than you will ever have time for. The city combines world-famous monuments with an incredible cuisine, rich history, an outstanding art scene, excellent shops and numerous social attractions to create one of the most complete experiences you can get in your travels. Continue reading “Paris from A to Z (complete guide)” »

The Fairmont Orchid at Mauna Lani

The Orchid is a place where timeless warmth known as “aloha” finds full expression. Here, you’ll discover the very essence of Hawaii, an intermingling of informality and elegance. Where great volcanoes meet the sea, along the edge of the semi-tropical Kohala Coast, rests Mauna Lani, a mystical land of legend. In the heart of the 3,200-acre Mauna Lani Resort. 30 minutes from the airport. Continue reading “The Fairmont Orchid at Mauna Lani” »