There was a time, not so long ago, that air travel wasn’t an option and the only way to travel was by sea. The V&A Museum has a new exhibition “Ocean Liners: Speed and Style” It shares the design stories of the world’s greatest ocean liners, including the Titanic, Normandie, the Queen Mary and the Canberra. Find… More Ocean Liners: Speed and Style
It’s great to travel and there’s so much to see and enjoy in the UK and abroad. Anticipating a trip is important but experiencing it is the main attraction. Simon Calder, senior travel editor for The Independent, told the Group Leisure & Travel Show “travel has never been better value. We are living at a… More Travelling with Simon Calder
Saga Magazine suggests you turn off your television and play board games to reduce your risk of dementia. A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine says board games could be key to keeping your mind pin-sharp. The study, undertaken at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, found a significant decreased incidence… More Playing games for health
Playing games is fun and playing clue solving games can be even more fun, as you work with your friends rather than against them. Escape Rooms Popular with all ages, the team are trapped within a room and have a set time limit to escape. To get out, they need to work together to solve… More Solving clues and puzzles to escape
You may have reached the stage where you are seriously considering that cruises are a great way to travel. You have always been a traveler, not a tourist. And, until now, you always used to say that Cruises took the adventure out of adventuring. However, you are starting to see the idea of unpacking just… More Cruises – a great way to travel?
A lot of people think that being middle age is a state of mind, rather than something that begins at a certain age. However, some reports give middle age as starting at 53, while others give it as starting at 55. And a study by Florida State University in 2012 found that both women and… More When does middle age start?
Have you noticed that you haven’t used your good china in a decade? Chances are you didn’t use it because it was “for Best”. And now you don’t use it because you’ve acquired an array of mugs you use all the time. You may also make your tea using a teabag in the cup rather than a… More Your good china
Who would want to kill off the Mother of the Bride? Apparently more people than you would think! Join wedding planner, Annabelle Archer, as she tries to solve a murder and clear her best friend and caterer Richard Gerard. With the murder victim one of the most hated socialites in the city, Annabelle has a… More Better off wed
We’re not talking about buying a sports car, or even trying to relive our youth, here. No, here are 11 things that the Huffington Post lists as ways to tell if you are becoming “A Middle-Aged Cliche”. 1. When the phone rings after 9 p.m., you are immediately certain it’s something bad. 2. You immediately… More Are you a Middle-Aged Cliche?
The plot for this movie involves a suspicious death – of course – and an investigation by spy-turned-private-detective Charles Hayward, played by Max Irons. Aristide Leonides, a wealthy and ruthless tycoon, has been poisoned. Someone had laced his regular insulin injection with eserine from his eye drops. The old mans grandaughter, Sophia, is convinced he… More Agatha Christie’s Crooked House