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5 Pet Friendly Hotels in London

If you’ve got pets, then you’ll understand the turmoil holiday time causes. Because it’s decision time… Do you get an obliging family member or friend to animal sit? Put your beloved pet in a ‘pet hotel’ for the duration? Or do you take them with you? And in many cases, taking the dog (or cat,

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Top 9 Best Hostels in London

A visit to London doesn’t necessarily mean having to spend a fortune on accommodation. In fact, if you stay in one of London’s many hostels, you really can get superb value for money. Nowadays, hostels aren’t only the haunt of teenage backpackers looking for the cheapest bed possible. Many different folk use hostels as a

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Top 10 Areas to Live in London

Deciding where to live in London depends on a multitude of factors, one of the major factors being cost. Other things that need to be taken into consideration include: Distance from work/college/school Your personal circumstances. For instance, are you looking for a home for a family, or perhaps you’re a young professional looking to be

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London vs. Chicago Cost of Living

Besides being 3958 miles (6370 km) apart, there are other very large differences between Chicago and London. The cost of living is another one of those differences. But surprisingly, according to crowd sourcing data website Numbeo, the average wage after tax in both places is pretty similar. In Chicago, the mean take home salary is £2,072

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