Harry Potter Wedding at Hollywood Castle

Harry Potter fans, brace yourselves for a magical wedding that won’t disappoint. The amazing team at Crosby + Jon Design were able to perfectly execute an elegant Harry Potter-themed wedding without any cheesy details. It wasn’t an easy task to bring the wizarding world to life for Cindy and Matthew’s big day. As huge fans of the franchise, the bride and groom also had a hand in making their wedding as authentic as possible. When it came to the venue, choosing the right location was critical to setting the scene.…

British Wedding Traditions | POPSUGAR Love & Sex

No cocktail hour? Our POPSUGAR UK editor Gemma Cartwright dishes on the differences between American weddings and British weddings. Some are quite surprising! 1. We Have an All-Day Breakfast Kind of! The meal at a British wedding is known as the “wedding breakfast,” even if you eat it at 5 p.m. Apparently this harks back to when the bride and groom would fast before they married in the morning. Now, it’s just one of those quirky traditions we refuse to let go of. 2. Speaking of Mornings . . .…

Best Summer Fitness Retreats 2018

If you’ve been feeling burnt out or just have the itch to explore, these Summer retreats will leave you with amazing memories that will last a lifetime. Whether you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life or embark on an adventure in a new country, we’ve got the retreat for you. Sit back, relax, and start planning your next trip. Source link

What to Pack for a Trip to Napa Valley

Come for the vineyards, but stay for the wildflowers, rolling hills and Michelin-starred cuisine. But before you head to Napa, grab these essentials for your trip. A view of the vineyards and palm trees at the Round Pond Estate.CreditJosh Haner/The New York Times Most people travel to Napa for the wine, of course, but the region has much more to offer, including elegant cuisine, luxurious accommodations and beautiful scenery. Before you plan a visit, grab these essentials to make the most of the suggestions in our local guide. We asked…

Yulin Dog Meat Festival: What is it, how did it start and will activists ever manage to get it banned?

Today marks the start of the ninth annual dog meat festival in Yulin. But what is it and why has the event in this remote part of southern China proved to be so controversial in recent years? What is the Yulin Dog Meat Festival? The Yulin “Lychee and Dog Meat” festival is an annual 10 day event where over 10,000 dogs are eaten. Cat meat, fresh lychees and liquor are also available at the festival. When and where does it take place? It takes place in Yulin, a city in…

British Airways ‘mistake fares’ debacle shows airlines prize the bottom line over good PR

Not counting a regrettable incident of stowing away aboard a flight from Havana to Cuba’s premier holiday resort, Varadero, the cheapest flight I have ever taken cost one penny. At the start of March 2003, Ryanair was at the height of its headbanging teenager phase. One adolescent aspect was an extreme application of the “load factor active/yield passive” principle – loosely translated as “cut fares as low as they need to go to fill the planes.”  Wizz Air offers £80 Tel Aviv flights after BA cancels ‘mistake fares’ It had…

New London Overground trains will have USB ports, wifi and more wheelchair space

Transport for London (TfL) has revealed a new fleet of state-of-the-art London Overground trains. The trains feature USB charging points, wi-fi and the capacity to carry almost 700 passengers. Additional features include more space for wheelchairs, the latest intelligent lighting and temperature control for more comfortable journeys, plus digital information screens providing passengers with high quality, real-time travel information while on board. The psychology behind London’s underground system The class 710 trains will also debut a new colour scheme and seat fabric. A total of 54 new trains are being built at Bombardier…

Penis Facts | POPSUGAR Love & Sex

Penises are so strange! It’s almost like they have a mind of their own — like how they enlarge when it’s warm out (due to faster blood flow) while shrinking in the cold. Though the effects of temperature on penis size are more commonly known, there are other crazy facts that are sure to surprise you. If you think vaginas are fascinating, get ready for some penis 101 ahead. Here are 11 hard facts about the male sex organ. The average erect human penis is 5.16 inches, about the same…

Holidaymakers stranded after car parking firm based at Bournemouth Airport goes bust

Distressed holidaymakers returned from holiday to discover their car keys had been dumped at Bournemouth Airport after an off-site parking firm ceased trading without warning. They keys to 300 vehicles were left at the airport’s information desk by a BOMO Parking Services employee who left immediately afterwards. Wizz Air offers £80 Tel Aviv flights after BA cancels ‘mistake fares’ A statement on BOMO Parking Service’s website read: “BOMO Parking Services has been the target of a sustained attack online and offline by a known individual, which has had a catastrophic…

Cold Travel Destinations in Summer

If you can’t take the heat, go somewhere cooler! Thankfully, there are plenty of countries around the world to escape to when Summer hits. Whether you’re seeking an ice-cold adventure or simply a sweat-free vacation, we’ve put together a list featuring each destination’s average temperature so you know exactly what to expect. See 10 travel spots where you can cool off. Source link