For working-class, taking a vacation is never easy. Paid off-days are hardly ever enough to plan a real getaway, and the world always seems like it will end if you step out of the office for more than a few hours. But as studies show, not taking time off can do much more harm than good, not only to your well-being but your productivity as well. continue reading
From professional dinners over drinks to the more recent appearance of the “wine mom,” a type of suburban mother who turns to an extra glass of red in the evening to destress, drinking is normalized in contemporary society. It brings people together, helps us relax, and makes for a festive environment. Unfortunately, for those who struggle with alcoholism or are trying to stay sober, mainstream drinking culture can be isolating and painful.
There is always a good excuse for a weekend away from reality. Life is stressful. The demands of our jobs, our families, our homes, and even our entertainment life can drain the reserves we have in which to deal efficiently with the daily struggles of life. continue reading
Do you know that wherever you go, you’ll be able to talk to someone about something? Do you know that you will always be able to bring up an interesting topic? Being a well-rounded conversationalist has a ton of benefits, but one of the issues that might seem a little esoteric is that of infrastructure. continue reading
About to test drive a new car? Then here are a few things you need to know before you get behind the wheel:
What do you want?
First and foremost consider what you want from your new car. Don’t simply wander about the car dealership without having given this prior thought, consider your priorities first. Is it more important for you to have a high performance car or low insurance costs and good fuel economy? continue reading
Volkswagen Motability scheme provider Inchcape Volkswagen has found that the South East of England has the most blue badge residents, following a freedom of information request that it sent out to councils.
The request, sent out on August 15th 2016, revealed that there are an estimated 364,116 blue badges currently in operation throughout the South East. This is considerably more the North West (362,294 active blue badges) and the South West (279,251) of the authorities that provided data for the study. continue reading
For all the planes I take and all the beautiful countries I visit, sometimes there is just no place like home, and exploring Dorset was a great way to reconnect with the dog. A true haven for dog owners, Dorset is one of the most dog-friendly regions in the United Kingdom. Countless attractions, pubs, and sites are welcoming to man’s…
Many travelers would be hard-pressed to locate Bulgaria on a map and probably would not include a trip there on their bucket list of destinations. This surprises me because the country is one of the most beautiful in Europe, very affordable, and well worth a visit. While it may be currently off the beaten path, I am sure that one day Bulgaria’s secrets will be revealed, securing it a central place on any travel map. continue reading
Perhaps the biggest cost consideration associated with taking a road-trip is that of the fuel you’ll be burning. VW’s range of vehicles come in as a leading choice for vehicles suited to all varieties of road-trips, so it’s perhaps very helpful to compare your options by way of the highest mileage offered per gallon in each of the types of Volkswagen vehicles. Volkswagen dealer Inchape Volkswagen walks us through some research conducted to determine which of these types of VW vehicles offers the most miles to the gallon. continue reading