Author Archives: Nicky Curtis

5 Top Cities In The World To Live In

5 Top Cities In The World To Live In

What do you look for in a city? Healthcare provisions, education, standard of living, facilities for a fulfilling social life, close proximity to an airport, infrastructure … these are all important considerations when relocating. How do we sort out the best from the worst? Well here are the top five, according to Mercer’s Quality of Living Report 2012.   1.     ...

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5 Of The Worst Cities To Live In Worldwide

5 Of The Worst Cities To Live In Worldwide

We’re so focused on the places we want to visit, the cities we want to explore, and even where we want to retire to when we’re old and grey, that we never pause to think about the places we never want to go, and the places we never want to see ourselves living in. Unfortunately, there are such places – ...

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5 Quick Tips For A Better Complexion

5 Quick Tips For A Better Complexion

It’s a common fact that our skin is the biggest organ in our body, so it makes perfect sense that we should look after it as best we can. Our skin is on show all the time, well, our facial skin anyway, and during times of illness, stress or bad weather, our complexion can take a knock. Never fear! Let’s ...

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5 Top Tips For Applying Makeup Like A Professional

5 Top Tips For Applying Makeup Like A Professional

With a myriad of makeup products out there on the market, we should really be learning how to use them properly. I have a cupboard full of mascaras, eyeshadows, eyeliners, false lashes, lipsticks, lip-glosses … you name it, I have it and probably three spare as well. I imagine many of you are the same, however how many of you ...

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5 Top Fashion Blogs To Follow Right Now

5 Top Fashion Blogs To Follow Right Now

Blogging has changed the face of internet communication and information. These days you’ll find a blog on just about any topic you can think of, including a writer’s personal musings and life. It’s a great way for a budding writer to get their voice out there, and fantastic practice. However blogging has become much more than someone’s general musings, these ...

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5 Ways You Can Travel The World On A Shoe-String Budget

5 Ways You Can Travel The World On A Shoe-String Budget

An age old question – “can you really travel around the world with a minimal amount of money”? When I say minimal, I’m not talking £100, but not everyone has thousands and thousands at their disposal, ready to fund their dream of seeing the world’s best sights. Of course, it depends on what you want to see. I think it’s ...

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The Top 5 Beaches In The World, And What Makes Them So Fab

The Top 5 Beaches In The World, And What Makes Them So Fab

Everyone has their own opinion on what makes a beach fantastic. Some people like sand, some like shingle; some people like clear, azure waters, some like rock-pools to explore. Whatever your preference, it all comes down to one thing – natural beauty. A top five list of the most amazing beaches will always be based on someone’s personal view, and ...

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Top 5 Perfumes For Women In 2013

Top 5 Perfumes For Women In 2013

I feel naked if I leave the house with perfume on. Many people I’ve spoken to have agreed with this, so it makes sense that the fragrance industry is booming, and big business indeed. These days most celebrities have a fragrance out, tempting their fans with the chance to smell like their favourite boy band, or singer. Of course, the ...

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Top 5 Fragrances For Men This Year

Top 5 Fragrances For Men This Year

Male beauty regimes have changed hugely over the last few years. Cast your mind back twenty years and you wouldn’t have caught many men admitting to facials and eyebrow plucking, let alone the more hush-hush procedures like Botox. However, these days just like the ladies,  men want to look and feel great, and rightly so. Part of this includes smelling ...

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5 Top Honeymoon Destinations You Might Not Have Thought Of

5 Top Honeymoon Destinations You Might Not Have Thought Of

The wedding is over, the confetti has settled, the presents have been opened, several returned and swapped for something better, and it’s time to jet off for two weeks of rest and romantic relaxation. Paris? A Caribbean cruise? Pah! Predictable! I say, choose something a little different, something you’ll always remember as the first holiday you took as a married ...

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