Koh Lipe island is one of the best places to visit in Thailand. The tiny resort in the Andaman Sea was untouched by tourists until recently. It's been likened to the Maldives.
Learn shorthand faster by checking you have all the write equipment and tools, from the best pens for note writing to books for practices and bags for work.
This simple reflexology exercise technique shows how to stimulate the point linked to headaches, removing the pain quickly and effectively.
Wooden Massage Sticks Have Been Used In Thailand For Hundreds Of Years For Foot Massages And Reflexology. Find Out Why They Can Help To Give Amazing Treatments With Incredible Results.
Find out whether the price of the Drawn Blank series of prints by Bob Dylan on the secondary market has gone up - or down - the key factor in whether it is a good investment.
Make sure your horse-crazy friend, relative or partner is not disappointed when you give them their equestrian present.
A moving and shocking insight into Thai society, and the sex trade that has become one of its biggest attractions.
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Writing the alphabet is the first part of learning shorthand - and it's really easy to master it online with these free simple steps.
Hello Kitty has already found her way onto Apple's latest product the iPad mini. Find out which case is the most popular hot-selling Hello Kitty cover for the new tablet computer...
The housemates this year Page 3 glamour model Rhian Sugden, actor and former pop star Martin Kemp, former Coronations Street star Julie Goodyear and camp comedian Julian Clary. There's sure to be plenty of clevage and catfighting!
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Ealing Riding School in west London. A review, pictures, contact details, travel information and more. Find the right riding school to visit in London.
Begin with an open C note and gradually ascend up to the high C note. This scale is the basis for many pieces of music and people who have mastered it will be able to play a range of popular songs.
The ultimate online encyclopaedia of facts and fun information about horses. Did you know that an ancient law makes it illegal to open an umbrella near a horse in New York city? Or that the oldest pony on record died in France aged 54? Thought not! Enjoy this collection of the best horse facts .
Poachers are targeting rhinos for their valuable horn, which sells in Asia for more than the price of gold. Unfortunately when the horn is bludgeoned from the rhino the animal is often killed, or seriously injured, causing a large drop in their numbers in the wild.
The famous housemates include TOWIE star Kirk Norcross, X Factor's Frankie Cocozza, footballer's mistress Natasha Giggs, Playboy twins Kristina and Karissa Shannon, Glamour model Nicola McLean, actress Natalie Cassidy, Denise Welch, Georgia Salpa, Andrew Stone, Michael Madsen, Gareth Thomas and...
Horse racing facts from around the world. For example, did you know that 90 per cent of all thoroughbred horses are descended from a seventeenth century stallion named Eclipse?
Horses have been described movingly in songs and poems throughout history. From the English poet Lord Byron(pictured) and his verse about the power and beauty of wild horses in 1818 to country singer Johnny Cash's song about the Tennessee Stud, the animals have provided lots of inspiration to...
Amazing horse quotes from famous people and celebrities including Benjamin Disraeli, J.D. Salinger, Jonathan Swift, Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling, W. C. Fields and many more.
Tsunamis are mainly caused by earthquakes but one of the less common causes is also volcanoes, which can either be on land or underwater. When they erupt, large amounts of water are displaced and a tsunami is formed.
John Francome's love of horse racing started when he was six-years old and taken for a ride on a donkey at the seaside. From humble beginnings in a council house in Swindon, Wiltshire, he went on to become a seven times champion jockey, best-selling author and leading commentator and racing pundit.
Abraham Lincoln, John Steinbeck, William Shakespeare, Winston Churchill and more. All the best and most memorable horse quotes from famous people throughout history
France has some idyllic racecourses including Longchamp, the home of the lucrative Arc de Triomphe race, and Chantilly, 30 miles north of Paris. Germany boats brilliant courses at Baden Baden and Cologne, while Australia has more than 700 courses across the outback.
Fred Rimell, Vincent O'Brien and Fulke Walwyn are just some of the incredible trainers that have produced some of finest racehorses in history. Their success - and the secrets of their training methods - is what every horse racing trainer around the world strives to recreate.
These champion riders have gone down in history as some of the best ever. They include Pat Tasffe, Fred Winter, Willie Carson and Lester Piggott, Willie Shoemaker and Yves Saint-Martin.
Queen Elizabeth, grandmother of Prince William and Harry, is a passionate horse racing fan and owns a large number of horses. Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson also owns racehorses, as does striker and former David Beckham team-mate Michael Owen
Duke Ellington was a composer born in Washington D.C. in 1899. His lively big band's jazz music sums up the phrase: ‘good music never dies’. Over a century since the musician, whose real name was Edward Kennedy Ellington was born, the music he...
Lipizann stallions are some of the strongest and most athletic horses in the world. It can take up to a decade to train them to perform the stunning manoeuvres. The Queen of England is a fan of the breed, and she is one of the few women who have...
Millions of people have been killed by tsunamis in the last hundred years alone. The immense tidal waves are one of the worst natural disasters on earth. And unfortunately, little can be done to mitigate against the damage and destruction caused...
Tsunamis have been happening for millions of years but in recent years by monitoring seismic activity under the sea it has become possible to predict when they will happen. Sometimes though, even the world's most advanced technology has its pitfalls...
Tsunamis are large, powerful waves that hit land and have devastating effects. They most often begin in the ocean and travel through the water to the nearest coastline.
The tsunami that hit Japan in March 2011 caused widespread devastation, but also threatened one of the worst nuclear meltdowns that the world has seen in decades. Six months on, the country is still struggling to contain radiation levels at the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant and the...
The world's smallest snake is the Barbados Threadsnake. It measures just four inches long and it's thinner than a strand of spaghetti. Tiny! The non-venomous creature resembles a shiny earth worm and was discovered in a forest on the Caribbean...
There are more than one MILLION earthquakes a year. Where will the next one strike? Find out here why earthquakes happen and how you could be affected by the tremors.
Make your own hand-painted horseshoes. They're cheap, fun, and make a brilliant good luck charm to hang above the door. Personalized horseshoes also make excellent presents for weddings, anniversaries, Christmas, and birthdays!
The first moon landing is said to have been in 1975. But ever since there have been hundreds of claims that it was an elaborate hoax in the Cold War 'Space Race' with Russia. There's also dozens of scientific reasons put forward as to why the landing was faked.
The biggest tsunami ever was caused by an enormous 8.3 magnitude earthquake in Alaska on July 9, 1958. A landslide of rock fell into a lake and caused a wave bigger than the Empire State Building. Read more...
Hundreds of people are killed around the world each year after being trampled by cows. Learn a few basic ways to scare off the cows should you ever be faced with a charging herd.
Crystals have beneficial effects on the aura and energy fields of humans. They can help to energise and rejuvenate cells in the body and provide deep healing to the mind, spirit and soul. This makes crystals excellent for children and adults with autism and asperger’s syndrome.
Katie Price, Madonna, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, Deborah Meaden are among celebrity horse riders. See pictures of them here with their beloved animals.
Barbaric horse fighting takes place in China as hundreds of spectators cheer and bet on the result of the brutal clashes. A mare in season is put in the ring to provoke the stallions into a frenzy. When she is removed, they bite and kick each...
The position of the body when sat in the saddle is upright and relaxed. The ankle, hip and ears are all in line vertically with each other.
Volcanic eruptions are a stunning sight. But how do they happen? Learn more about the science of volcanoes and volcanic eruptions in this article.
When: June every year Where: Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, Englan How much: Free Appleby Horse Fair is the largest and most well known equine market anywhere in the world. Every year thousands of Romany get together to meet up with old friends...
Cakes named after towns and cities are very popular and tasty. Here's a list of well known cakes and a quick guide on where to find them and how to make them.
How to write in shorthand. This guide from a reporter who has mastered 120-words-a-minute will help students learn to write teeline, pitman and other types of shorthand. A must for all shorthand students
One of the most difficult thing for horse lovers is to find the time to fit such a time consuming hobby into their busy schedule. Work, career, studies, family life, social life, relationships and everyday tasks can all make it difficult to fit...
Crocodiles at Kruger Park in South Africa were hit with the disease in May 2008. They were being killed off. An investigation revealed that this is likely to have been caused by a new damn being built further upstream.
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Tsunamis cause have whenever they hit - death, destruction and carnage. Find out the exact effects on land and in the sea.
Take a few moments to sit comfortably and begin the guided meditation. Place your feet onto the ground or recline on a bed. Let your muscles soften. Take several deep breaths and feel the tension release. Allow the muscles around your eyes to relax....
The Marwari horse is a beautiful steed native to India. Marwaris are recogniseable by their curled ears and lean frame.
Shorthand can be tricky. Here are 15 great tips to help students master shorthand.
WARNING DISTRESSING CONTENT: Terrified mules are forced to dive from a high platform into a small pool of water below while crowds cheer and a whip is cracked below them during the 'stunt' at Pipe Creek ranch in San Antonio, Texas.
Appleby horse fair is the highlight of the gypsy calendar and takes place at the height of summer every year in Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, England.
Tomato sauce has many health benefits. This comes from the natural tomatos that are used to make the sauce. Tomato sauce was first sold in 1830 by a New England farmer who put crushed juicy ripe tomatos in bottles to sell. This quickly caught on...
Conspiracy theorists are the people who spread fear and rumours that there is some kind of negative or evil force behind an incident or even, in the case of the Illuminati conspiracy theorists, running the world. But it's vitally important to...
There are many foods in the world that are named after the places where they originated from. In fact, when it comes to naming a speciality dish, that is one of the most common ways for it to get its name. Having a good knowledge of foods named...
Smithfield horse market unfortunately gives rise to animal cruelty and abuse. Some of the horses are treated appallingly, and there has been violence among the people attending.
Tsunamis are a natural disaster with devastating effects. Here you'll find a detailed breakdown of what causes a tsunami, which is perfect for school projects and essay answers.
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Urban cowboys and pony kids ride their horses through the streets of cities across Ireland. The animals graze freely on patches of green land and are often left outside in the streets. This type of horse ownership fascinates and appalls in equal measure.
Ancient people were quite content to ride horses without saddles. Indeed, in many parts of the world people still do ride 'bareback' and it can even be a useful way for riders to improve their balance and feel for the horses's movements. But anybody...
Smithfield horse market is one of the biggest and best - but most controversial - equine fairs in the world. Urban cowboys, pony kids, and gypsy horse traders all attend - as well as tourists and photographers keen to see the action.
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