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Al Najada Hotel By Tivoli, Doha – Hotels – Accommodation – Luxury Travel Diary

Al Najada Hotel By Tivoli, Doha – Hotels – Accommodation – Luxury Travel Diary

For an authentically Arabian hotel on your next visit to Doha, check into the excellently located Al Najada Hotel by Tivoli. Location The hotel is located just a five-minute walk from the shopper’s paradise, historic marketplace Souq Waqif in Qatar. You are conveniently a 15-minute drive from Hamad International Airport and are walking distance to the Museum of Islamic Arts, ...

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Fake Permits Issued to Climbers

Prayer flags at Everest camp

Nepali officials have uncovered an apparent scam. The con artists faked government documents, sent unapproved climbers up Everest, and pocketed thousands in permit fees. Photo credit: Christopher Michel Just when you thought things couldn’t get any weirder on Mt. Everest, we get news of yet another mountaineering controversy that prominently features the world’s highest peak. Last week, Nepal’s Department of ...

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Best Buys of July – Gal Meets Glam

Best Buys of July - Gal Meets Glam

I can’t believe we’re already at the end of July! We spent most of this month at home, which was a much needed change. We hadn’t been home this long since last year. As a result, most of our best buys of July were home items. We’ve been back in our house for over three months now and we finally ...

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Convertible Byrdie – Carly the Prepster

Preppy Audrey Hepburn Outfit

It’s so funny how where you live influences what you wear. I definitely have a personal style and it carries through everything I love to wear, whether I’m at home (wherever that might be) or traveling. However, I still take into account where I am. It’s partially a practical thing: Am I somewhere outdoorsy and need sturdier shoes or am I ...

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10 Benefits of Yoga in our daily life

10 Benefits of Yoga in our daily life

“Yoga heals the soul.” Yoga is the perfect combination of physical, mental and spiritual well-being. Continued practice gives you a sense of peace and improves the alignment of the mind, body, and spirit.  Regular practice of Yoga gives us a number of health benefits, so much that the entire world celebrates International Yoga Day on June 21st.  If you aren’t ...

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Nude by Nature Review | Vancouver Beauty and Style Blog

Nude by Nature Review

We all know it. I am beauty obsessed. I love makeup, skincare, and all things beauty related. For me, getting up and doing my skincare or makeup routine is like a calming ritual. Seriously. Even on my wedding day, I made sure that I allowed myself time to do my usual skincare routine, a rejuvenating face mask, and then my ...

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The New Rules Of Double Denim

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There are few things which have the instant ability to divide opinion like double denim. Brexit, Donald Trump, Marmite, they all pale in comparison to the relationship-shattering style move that is the Texan tuxedo. And who can blame men (and women) for being so vocal in their opposition when the simple pairing of two pieces of denim has caused such ...

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H&M Has Stopped Airbrushing Its Bikini Models

H&M Has Stopped Airbrushing Its Bikini Models

H&M is getting praise for promoting realistic-looking women’s bodies by becoming the latest fast-fashion retailer to leave its swimwear models’ stretch marks, arm hair, scars, and blemishes on display, instead of airbrushing them out. The Swedish fashion giant joins the likes of ASOS, Boohoo, and Missguided in ceasing to cover up its models’ natural skin. It comes mere months after ...

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The Best Dr. Alkaitis Organic Skincare Products for Hormonal and Acne-

The Best Dr. Alkaitis Organic Skincare Products for Hormonal and Acne-

Not many skincare companies can claim that their products are filled with purely holistic, organic and raw ingredients. Dr. Alkaitis is one of them—and it transforms skin with nourishing, high quality products that feed your complexion from the outside in. The line only uses 100% bio-organic ingredients, because they believe that if you cannot eat your skincare, then it doesn’t belong on your body. And ...

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More From the Mally Beauty Mallywood Collection: Mallywood Eyeshadow Palette, Mallywood Wazza Wazzup! Ombré Highlighting Trio, and Mallywood Highlighting Blush

mallywood highlighting blush

When second grade #goals come true… “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was second grade.” I think that’s how that quote goes… Second grade was the year Jen and I (along with most of the little girls in our class) were in love with the same boy in our homeroom. Lee. 😍 In ...

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