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The winter of our discontent turns out not so bad after all

This week the Internet exploded with the news that the remains found in Leicester were positively identified as belonging to Richard III, one of the most maligned monarchs in English history. The Tudor’s propaganda machine was so incredibly effective – if you had the likes of Shakespeare writing for you, your propaganda machine might be top-notch too – that to this day the popular feelings against Richard III are probably surpassed only by the popular feelings against King John Lackland (because, as it turns out, nothing ever really tops losing half of France).

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Portugal all year round (part two)

Besides being one of the most popular tourism destinations for British citizens, Portugal also offers bargain holidays. Here you can also find some of the lowest car hire rates. But let us not forget about essentials. In addition to affordable prices, there is much more that lures people to this country. Everyone can find something for themselves: a leisure holiday at the beach, visiting historical sites, or learning the culture and trying the local food. All year round there are interesting cultural, music or sport events in which to take part. Have a look at the list below, which includes various events taking place in Portugal this year. Here is the continuation of last week’s blog.

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Part 2: Which Greek Island Should you travel to in 2013?

Samos The vast majority of tourists stay in the bustling port city, Pythagorion. Before it was named after a native son Pythagoras, it was called Tigani. Tigani means frying pan, which is exactly what the lively city lives up to…

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Portugal all around the year

Portugal all year round (part one)

Besides being one of the most popular tourism destinations for British citizens, Portugal also offers bargain holidays. Here you can also find some of the lowest car hire rates. But let us not forget about essentials. In addition to affordable prices, there is much more that lures people to this country. Everyone can find something for themselves: a leisure holiday at the beach, visiting historical sites, or learning the culture and trying the local food. All year round there are interesting cultural, music or sport events in which to take part. Have a look at the list below, which includes various events taking place in Portugal this year.

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Saving Money When Hiring a Car

Austen once remarked that “a large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.” I think most people would tend to agree, but seeing as most of us are blessed with more modest incomes than what Jane…

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