How to Travel Cheaply In Australia

I’ve lost track of how many people that have told me that Australia is an expensive place to travel. They must be living the luxury lifestyle if that’s the case. Australia, if anything was one of the cheapest places I have ever travelled round, so much so that I made bucketloads of money when I was there, indeed enough to take 4 months off work. People, and particularly young backpackers are clearly going to the wrong spots, or perhaps ill-informed, badly prepared or simply spending money in the wrong way. Here’s 12 reasons to prove the myth wrong, all from my own experience of living in Australia:

Camping out – cheap and cheerful

1. Sleeping – Although hostels are great, take a break from them. Don’t be spending your entire time in hostels getting drunk! Camping is the best option for travelling cheap in Australia. A tent can be bought … Read More

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Blending With Aloha Spirit

I arrived in Honolulu after 12 hours flight and a stop of 12 hours in Seoul where I was a temporary guest at the Hyatt Regency in the outskirts of Seoul; had a Korean ‘Nouvelle Cuisine’ Lounge style buffet lunch in a rather minimalist environment surrounded by glass and icy cold breeze where the steam of hot noodle soups looked like warmth from heaven. The arrival at Honolulu airport was quite different and the connection with the Pacific Ocean breeze immediately captured my attention, as did the Polynesian smiles and the rhythm of life. After the encounter with the engineer who build houses on the Moon and Mars I quickly realized I was going to be away from pollution, far away from the closest mainland, away from duality: the Islands of Hawaii are a bounty-full experience of beauty, oneness with the Universe codes of respect for nature, the unseen, the … Read More

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The Death of "RG" Coaxial Cable and the Rise of the Times Microwave Standard

It’s important not to confuse coaxial cables made to current Military Specifications (M17/75 or Mil Spec) with those now simply labeled as “RG”. In order to regulate and develop specifications for coaxial cable used during WWII the Government adopted a series of cable designations taken from the Radio Guide and know as “RG” to define coaxial cable type, size and construction. Unlike current Mil Spec coax which must meet tough specific criteria, RG coax made today meets only the standards of the company producing it. While all RG cables of a certain name may be the same size, RG does not define construction standards of even materials in many cases. In the Ham and Amateur Radio world RG continues to be used mainly to define cable size and type due to the years it was an accepted standard. These types of coax cable were once all listed in the MIL-HDBK-216 … Read More

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Benefits Of Using A Sheepskin Car Seat Cover

If you want to add more comfort and style to your car, then you might want to invest on a high quality seat cover. One of your best bets would be seat cases made from sheepskin. They are comfortable in ways you could not imagine, and they’re very stylish to boot.

Seat covers made from other materials cannot even compare to the benefits that sheepskin covers can offer. For instance, custom leather seat cases may add class and sharpness to your car’s interior but they do not really give you that much-needed comfort factor. Seat covers made from leather are not well-cushioned to begin with and if you include outside factors like cold and hot weather, the effects are almost unbearable. Sheepskin seat covers, on the other hand, offer a more regulated temperature, meaning you will have no worries about being roasted or frozen in your seat during extreme temperatures.… Read More

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The 3 Key Ingredients to a Pleasurable Small Hotel Experience in St Lucia

When most folk are looking to get away from it all, from the ‘concrete jungle’ of big cities, filled with pollution, both environmental and sound, they usually look towards the seas. To be more specific, beaches. Prospective vacationers seek the opposite of their current situation. Hence the reason why the Caribbean, especially the island of St Lucia has become a popular vacation destination.

There has been a lot of positive feedback with regards to small hotels. The St Lucia small hotel experience is a unique experience to many visitors on vacation. They just love the quaint and cozy setting. Who would not, especially on this island haven called St Lucia?

Now when visiting St Lucia, or any Caribbean island, as a matter of fact, there are three main ingredients which contribute to a unique and enjoyable small hotel experience. All three ingredients are necessary. Having one without the other would … Read More

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Differences Between Diono Radian Rxt Vs Maxi Cosi Pria 70

Parenting is such a difficult job. Perhaps it is the only job that you do not get paid but you will have the most rewards by simply seeing your child grow bigger and happier each day. With this, you would do anything just to make sure that he is well-taken care of especially when it comes to the things he uses to keep him safe all the time.

Among the things that he needs on a daily basis is a car seat. This is especially so if you are going to drive him to school or his day care center. Now, all you need to do is to be very critical about the kind of seat that he is going to use so that you can be sure about his safety.

Two of the most sought after convertible seats in the industry today are the Diono Radian RXT and the … Read More

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What’s With The "Rah-Rah" Meetings?

Good afternoon! Today, I’m going to make a lot of people angry.

I need you to understand that it is not my intent or focus to upset anyone. My intent and focus, my mission, is to educate and help people understand how the network marketing industry works. And to do that, I realize that some people might take offense or be upset by what I say. If you are one of those people, I apologize in advance. I am not anti-MLM or anti-network marketing. In fact, I think that network marketing and MLM is probably the best place on the planet for the “little guy” to get started with a few hundred bucks, and turn that into a huge residual income.

Unfortunately, network marketing and MLM both have sketchy reputations. Personally, I am anti-B.S., and I want to take a few moments to look at one of the most misunderstood … Read More

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The Aston Martin DB1 Sports Car

The Aston Martin DB1 – A close look at this sports car including performance, technical data, features, comparing rivals, history, used prices

from Classic to Modern


The first sports car from Aston Martin appeared in 1914.

In 1939, the Aston Martin Atom, a two door, four seater coupe was introduced, powered by a 2 litre, four cylinder, SOHC engine, with two Zenith carburettors.

In the early 1940’s, this unit was replaced by a 2 litre, four cylinder, OHV engine, with two SU carburettors, and a compression ratio of 7.25:1.

Linked to a four speed semi-automatic gearbox, this developed 90 bhp at 4750 rpm.

There was independent front suspension, and leaf springs at the rear using Armstrong hydraulic shock absorbers. Production of the Atom ended in 1944.

In 1947, it was decided to design a new car but, by that time, the company was in financial difficulty, and required … Read More

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Accessories and Their Uses

The term accessory relates to many things including wearing apparel, such as a scarf, jewelery, glasses, and so on, to those bits and pieces we put around our home or office for decorations. We may have accessories on our dinner tables, such as the candles or flowers that decorate it, and we can get accessories for the car by way of a radio, telephone, television and satellite system, by way of examples.

That means that anything that fits into the category of non-essential items for the normal function of the main object is an accessory. With that out of the way lets look at some of the accessory items that Wikipedia and other references list in that category. They just might surprise you.

  • Books, plants, vases, lamps, and any decorative items such as pictures, mirrors and so on are rated.
  • Tools involved in stamp collecting, such as tongs, hinges, etc,
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Tips to Buy a Ping Pong Table

Whether you want to play competitive or recreational games, you can use a ping pong table. As a matter of fact, these tables can offer tons of fun for your entire family. The great thing about them is that they stand the test of time. If you want to buy one, you can use the tips given in this article. The article sheds some light on different kinds of tables as well as their features.

Structure and Material

First of all, you should know that ping pong tables are not difficult to assemble, store or move. Most of these tables come with wheels that can be folded. Of course, they come in different sizes. So, you should shop around to get the right one. Moreover, most of tennis tables are made of aluminum composite. The tops of these tables are water-proof and laminated. So, they are a great choice if … Read More

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