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How Long Does Housekeeping Take?

If you consider the internet to be a good research tools giving accurate results then it might surprise you to know that research has shown that in …

Cleaning

‘Golden Brains’. Russian Academy of Science, Moscow

And that’s why the urban legend developed. Are those flashes and reflections really random? Are they there for a reason or do they serve no purpose …

Visiting the UK: Trafalgar Square

Then, you can tell your friends back home that you’ve seen England’s tiniest police station.<p>Today, it’s used mainly for storage (cleaning supplies …

Trafalgar Square

The Ten Commandments of Being a Great Airbnb Guest

This five-star rating says to potential hosts ‘This person is a great guest. Other hosts have recommended them. We suggest that you host his person …

Hospitality

Setenil de las Bodegas, Spain

Spain remains the second most visited country in the world. But in the twentieth century many of its visitors were flocking to inexpensive coastal …

Travelers

Camping Hammock: Sleep in the Trees

To me, hammocks have long been symbolic of lazy days in the sun, relaxing and having a good time. And that’s one of the reasons why I love camping …

Mosquitoes

Bed & Bike in Barcelona

Travelling these days is so different than in times gone by, especially for those of us who want – or need – to travel on a restricted budget. …

Hundertwasser Toilets, Kawakawa, New Zealand

Unless were are rather weird, have an unpleasant medical condition or are an alien from another far-off planet, most of us visit the loo a few times …

Architecture

Don’t Let The Bed Bugs Bite

A popular lifestyle magazine recently ‘broke the news’ to its readers that, to quote their headline, ‘Sorry To Break It To You, But You Can Get Bed …

Bedbugs

Maeklong Railway Market: Thailand | Traquo

<b>ARTICLE BY:</b><p>Jackie<p>JJ is originally from the UK and has lived in South Florida since 1994. She is the founder and editor of JAQUO Magazine. You can …

Fort Lauderdale

The Crown, Kingsclere. Haunted? | Traquo

If the Crown pub in Kingsclere, Hampshire isn’t haunted then there’s something very wrong with the modern ghost. The Crown definitely deserves to be …

Great British Bake Off

Airbnb: Be Sure To Choose the Right Accommodation | Traquo

Where ever you’re going on your trip, the chances are that you’ll find plenty of accommodation options to choose from on Airbnb. It might even be …

Online Life

Craighead Caverns, Sweetwater, Tennessee

The Craighead CAverns are a series of underground caves and huge enclosed areas that make up an extensive cavern system, complete with huge …

Ice Age

Travel: It’s Different There. (And It’s Supposed To Be)

Most people today travel because they want to enjoy new experiences, meet people from different cultures, see unusual sights and explore new places. …

Coca-Cola

Elephant Rock, Heimaey Island, Iceland

Isn’t Elephant Rock just fantastic? It really does look like a sleepy elephant dipping his trunk into the ocean. And Elephant Rock is just one of the …

Birds

Can I Take My Emotional Support Animal On The Plane?

Early in 2018, THe BBC reported that a woman had been prevented from taking her emotional support animal with her on a flight. Many people …

Disability

Wieliczka Salt Mine, Poland

Did you know that at one time, salt was an amazingly valuable commodity? They say that in days gone by, salt was more valuable than diamonds. And …

Poland

Nap Cafes: Daft or Essential?

As a general rule, I’m usually in favour of new things. I know that’s a bit of a generalisation but what I mean is that I like change and I enjoy …

Café

Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris

<b>ARTICLE BY:</b><p>Jackie<p>JJ is originally from the UK and has lived in South Florida since 1994. She is the founder and editor of JAQUO Magazine. You can …

Florida

Hosts: Dealing With Guests Who Smoke

Yes, I know that today smoking a cigarette, pipe or cigar can be classed as the eighth deadly sin. I am also aware that the last cigarette I smoked, …

Cigars

Hotel: Gran Hotel Bolivar, Lima

This grand hotel was built in 1924 and was the first custom-built hotel in Lima. It was designed with luxury in mind. It was intended to provide …

Lima

Bring Your Bike To Fort Lauderdale (Or Rent When You Get Here)

Fort Lauderdale is justifiably proud of the parks and scenic trails and routes it offers for the cyclist. And more and more people are choosing to …

Fort Lauderdale

Bedale, North Yorkshire

When you visit the market town of Bedale in North Yorkshire be sure to visit the building in the photograph above. Take a selfie of you and it and …

North Yorkshire

Airbnb Hosts: How is Your Listing Doing in the Search Results?

Since the last century, I have been explaining to clients that there is more nonsense written on the internet about search engines than any other …

Hospitality

Divided by a Common Language: The Humble Potato

A great example of the United States and Great Britain being ‘two countries divided by a common language’ is to be found when dining. That is the …

Language

Guatapé, Colombia

No-one today really seems to know why the buildings of Guatape are painted in such wonderful colours. Or why they tend to feature brightly coloured …

Murals

AIR Studios, Montserrat

It was a matter that was debated at the time, but in recent years it’s pretty well known that the musical phenomenon that was The Beatles would not …

John Lennon

Sleeping at the Airport. Yes or No?

So, what are we supposed to do when we have a few hours between connecting flights? You know the sort of thing I mean – when the time isn’t long …

Aviation

Shingo, Japan: The Grave of Jesus Christ

My mum sent me to Sunday school when I was very small. You might have had a similar experience. And although I can’t claim that my education in …

Jesus

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival: Book Accommodation Now

It used to be one of Fort Lauderdale’s best-kept secrets. Inaugurated in 1986, the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival began its life for …