Is Rio ready for the world cup?

Is Rio ready for the world cup?

Sep 14, 2013 | No Comments

After a colourful world cup in South Africa in 2010, the baton was handed over to Brazil for the next instalment, but with Rio also hosting the next Olympic Games in 4 years, will the city rise to the occasion and show the world what it is capable of?

A Guide to Traditional Cambodian Cuisine
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A Guide to Traditional Cambodian Cuisine

Aug 16, 2013 | No Comments

The cuisine of Cambodia is often overlooked and overshadowed by the neighbouring countries of Thailand and Vietnam. Many of the dishes have a common historical bond, but Khmer food has its own very distinct personality. Cambodian food has always been simple, relying on locally sourced foods and seasonal products. It has influences from neighbouring countries, but is generally not as refined. Cambodian food uses blends of spices and fresh herbs to produce balanced flavours but without such a chili hit as you would find in Thailand.

The Art of Matching Shoes to Outfits

The Art of Matching Shoes to Outfits

Aug 9, 2013 | No Comments

When we’re putting together our latest “favourite ever” outfit, so many of us tend to leave shoes as an afterthought. We’ll put hours of thought into matching our dress to our nail polish or our jacket to our skirt, then sling on a pair of trusty black flats. It’s all about the latest must-have handbag these days, darling, we cry. But we ignore the power of the humble shoe at our peril. No matter how much effort you put into the rest of your ensemble, the shoes you pick can either make, or, crucially, break the overall look. Thankfully there’s a huge selection of designer shoes at www.forzieri.com. So where to start?

The Most Popular Printer Units on the Market

The Most Popular Printer Units on the Market

Feb 22, 2013 | No Comments

Printers have developed at an astonishing rate over the last few years. Print quality that was once the reserve of high end and expensive corporate machines is now commonplace and available to home users. Colour printing, which was once an exception is now the standard. Features that were unthinkable just a few years ago are also now commonplace. Many home printers are now multi-function and can copy and fax as well as print. Scanning is also a popular feature and can encompass both image scanning and optical character recognition (OCR). OCR allows users to convert the text on physical documents into electronic format.

The Rise of the Road Movie

The Rise of the Road Movie

Sep 14, 2012 | No Comments

Endless highways, the search for freedom, meeting new challenges and (re-)discovering your identity: The lure of road movies has not diminished since it burst onto the screen in the late sixties. Every new generation of filmgoers has found something within a road movie that appealed to them.

Who are the Yogscast?

Who are the Yogscast?

Aug 5, 2012 | No Comments

The Yogscast primarily deals with online gaming in the form of a video blog that is often packed with humour. It began in July 2008 and has broadcast in excess of 1,500 episodes on Youtube since then, each episode running for approximately ten to 25 minutes. The team consists of several members, two of which (Simon Lane and Lewis Brindley) feature prominently.

The greatest films of all time

The greatest films of all time

Aug 1, 2012 | No Comments

What makes a great film? Many people would say that it is the quality of the direction that makes a film stand-out from the crowd. Hence the enduring success of the films of Orson Welles, for example. Add a strong story, first-class acting and brilliant cinematography, and a film will likely be on many people’s list of contenders for the best films ever made.

The scariest computer games ever

The scariest computer games ever

Jul 23, 2012 | No Comments

Horror movies allow you to immerse you in scary worlds but a game is interactive enabling you to play a part in the terror and therefore scarier. Since the idea of a scary game like Alone In the dark and Resident Evil kicked off in the 90s, these games now bring you into an unflinchingly detailed world where your actions decide your fate.

What Are the Coolest Bags for winter 2012?

What Are the Coolest Bags for winter 2012?

Jul 9, 2012 | No Comments

It’s hard to believe that fashion shows have already showcased their winter brands already. One of the big showcased items as covered by Vogue magazine recently was bags. There is a range of cool bag choices for this coming winter from something for the fashion model to the city retailer.

The Most Iconic Fashion Trend Setters of All Time

The Most Iconic Fashion Trend Setters of All Time

Jul 6, 2012 | No Comments

In deciphering the most iconic fashion trend setters of all time, the question of just what makes a person a trend setter, let alone an iconic trend setter, comes into debate. Trend setters can be described as individuals with original style who set fashion trends that others follow.