Wednesday, 20 June 2018

The Girl from Venice (by Martin Cruz Smith)

[star rating="5" max="5"] This would be a great holiday read if you were vacationing in Northern Italy. The story is primarily located the lagoon in Venice and Lake Garda to the west. The plot deals with the period towards the end of the war in 1945.

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Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Eastbourne Christmas Neon Noel 2016

Eastbourne Neon Noel

Enjoy 8 mins of fun - Neon Noel spectacular projected onto the facade of Eastbourne Town Hall in December 2016

Monday, 20 June 2016

Review Video Tools and Apps

People love taking selfies, photos and even videos. But how many get lost on the phone or cloud storage?

Perhaps with a little work you can enjoy the photos in a family / friend-based video with a little extra effort? Today there are many free tools to convert groups of photos into professional videos with titles, clever transitions, and background music.

In the last few months smartphone apps have been released that allow you to create videos from your photos and upload to youtube and other media sites.

Which apps or tools to use? Comprehensive review here on Eastbourne A to Z Directory:

If you want to see the results of using these tool, then the compilation video below shows the results from the apps and tools using Estbourne photos and videos

Sunday, 25 January 2015

Paris Slowing Returning to normal?

SCHOOLS in the Paris region and in Picardy have been allowed to organise educational trips again, following a temporary ban imposed following the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

The education ministry says trips can now resume at schools in the affected zones: Paris, Versailles, Créteil and Amiens. -

However, not all is back to normal in Paris: it is reported that the reinforced anti-terror measures in Paris have had an unexpected impact on parking and traffic fines.

New rules mean traffic police on the streets of the French capital must wear a bullet-proof vest, and these are in short supply, pending the delivery of a new order made on January 8.

Friday, 16 January 2015

Wacky Goat Videos!!

Is this a wacky world or not? Can you believe it but goat videos are going viral!

Today the Wall Street Journal features the top 5 Goat Videos - go here

Sunday, 11 January 2015

Top 10 tips for a healthy low-carb diet

1. Choose uncured and unprocessed meats without sodium nitrite.
2. When it comes to dairy, always choose organic.
3. Consider fermented foods.
4. Don’t limit salt.
5. Use safe sweeteners.
6. Choose organic vegetables and fruits.
7. Minimize exposure to Bisphenol A (BPA).
8. Avoid soft drinks and carbonated beverages.
9. Avoid hydrogenated fats.
10. Minimize exposure to high-temperature cooking.

More here