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THE MALDIVES

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FacebooOften called the most beautiful islands in the world,the Maldivesare in danger if long-term climate change projections eventually come true. Those projections conclude that if the world's ocean levels do rise in the future, then one day, the low-lying Maldive Islands will change dramatically, possibly even ceasing to exist. (My apologies for the negative outlook, but many scientists do believe that the oceans will rise within many of our lifetimes) So what are the Maldives? They are an archipelago of almost 1,200 islands that comprise a country; you could say that it's a country of islands, one of the smallest and least populated countries on the planet in fact. The smallest of the Asian countries, the Maldives are located about 700 kilometers  off the south west of Sri Lanka, accessible by plane to the MalĂ© International Airport. Once there, the only way to explore the various islands is by boat, and foot, and some small float planes se…

MOST POPULAR PLACES TO STUDY ABROAD

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Studying abroad has always been a colourful education pathway for most Nigerian students. We believe there is an exclusive liveliness and impact to gaining at least part of our education in some destinations abroad, which is somewhat true. Nowadays, prospective employers see an international experience as a qualification for employment. Well, not only is studying abroad valuable to your CV (Curriculum Vitae), travelling to these destinations widens your viewpoint about life, gives you knowledge of cultural diversity and languages, allows you to enjoy life and see the world in a different way. If you are thinking of pursuing your education in another country. 1. United Kingdom United Kingdom has durable educational traditions and it is the most popular destination for Nigerian students who travel abroad to study. The country is home to a wide selection of internationally ranked colleges and universities. As an English-speaking country, students can easily communicate and network with e…

MOST EXCITING CITIES TO VISIT IN AFRICA.

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Hospitality has no other nature than love in Africa. Africans practice all forms of hospitality by going the extra mile to make their guests feel welcome,There are many hospitable cities in Africa, which are welcoming and open to everyone, they have attractive places to eat and stay, exciting exhibitions, festival and entertainment. The people are proud of their cities and they welcome people into them, they have a sense of confidence in their own identity, purpose, history and culture. 1. Cape Town. Cape Town has a reputation for picturesque attractions, luxury hotels, unique cuisine and friendly people. The city is a significant tourist destination in Africa. Tourists visit this city in search of art and cultural activities, tasty foods, adventure, cleanliness and healthy environment, great weather and entertaining experiences. Cape Town’s scenic charm is complemented by the hospitable nature of its people which amazes every visitor.
2. Mombasa. Over the years, Mombasa has effectivel…

Preparing for an American embassy visa interview? You must read this.

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During visa interview, 75% of the time determines whether your visa application gets accepted or rejected based mostly on your responses to asked questions. The consular expects you to be honest in your answers, stay within the stated days on itinerary and above all, demonstrate that you have no intention to live or work in the USA.
Some basic visa rules that must be avoided to mitigate severe punishment include: Engaging in acts that violate the kind of visa granted such as tourist visa for student visa. Do not overstay beyond what was stamped as admitted duration. Simple TIPS on how to Pass your USA Embassy Visa Interview: ·Dress smart ·Arrive early. ·Don’t get nervous. ·Appear confidence. ·Be polite and demonstrate respect in your language. ·Seek for clarification if accent becomes a barrier.
Other unexpected or provoking questions could be: For every question you answer, you must be prepared to provide supporting documents where applicable. If consular officer asks about your ties to your…

BENEFITS OF TRAVELLING

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There are lots of benefits that are attached to travelling,travelling can make your life better and happier in several ways.

1.IT TEACHES ABOUT THE WORLD
Travelling can teach you more than university course, you learn  about the culture of the country you visit,if you talk to the locals,you will learn about their thinking habits,traditions and history  as well.


2.IT TEACHES YOU ABOUT YOUR HOMELAND
If you travel,you will not only learn about foreign cultures, but about your own as well,you will notice the cultural differences and find out what makes your culture unique after returning from a long journey,you will see your country with new eyes.

3.IT TEACHES YOU ABOUT YOURSELF
You can learn a lot about yourself through travelling,you can observe how you feel being far from your country,you also find out how you feel about your homeland,you get to find out how much you dont know about the world,you will be able to observe  how you react completely to new situation,test your language orient…

STEPS TO OVERCOME FEAR OF FLYING

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If you are afraid to fly,follow these steps to help conquer your fear.
1.FIND OUT THE TRIGGERS THAT SET YOU OFF figure out what frightens you,examine how your anxiety reaction is triggered, so identify them,so you can manage your fear when anxiety levels are low.learning what sets you off makes it easier to turn it off.
2.STEP ONTO THE AIRPLANE WITH KNOWLEDGE Anxiety thrives on ignorance, once you become knowledgeable your thoughts are limited by the facts,Become  familiar with the facts they will eliminate your anxiety,but they will help you manage it.
3.ANTICIPATE YOUR ANXIETY Often the most intense anxiety you will experience during your flight,but is not an accurate predictor of how you will feel on the flight,it is frequently far greater than what you actually experience.
4. SEPARATE FEAR FROM DANGER It is often difficult to separate anxiety from danger because your body reacts in exactly the same way to both, Be sure to label your fear as anxiety tell yourself that anxiety makes fr…

FOLLOW THESE TIPS TO AVOID EFFECTS OF CABIN PRESSURE IN THE EAR.

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Cabin pressure is a process in which conditioned air is pumped into the cabin of an aircraft,in order to create a safe and comfortable environment for passengers and crew flying at high altitudes.
it can have a terrible effect on the ear, and triggers pressure in ear drum,it can occur in one or both ears.
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS MAY INCLUDE

1.Moderate discomfort or pain in your ear.
2.Feeling of fullness in your ear.
3.Slight to moderate hearing loss.

PREVENTION

1.DON'T SLEEP DURING TAKEOFFS AND LANDINGS
If you are awake during takeoff and landing,you can do the necessary self care techniques when you feel pressure on your ear.

2.YAWN AND SWALLOW DURING TAKEOFF AND LANDING
Yawning and swallowing activate the muscles that open your Eustachian tubes,you can suck on candy or chew gum to help you swallow.

3.USE THE VALSALVA MANEUVER DURING TAKEOFF AND LANDING
Gently blow, as if blowing your nose,while pinching your nostrils and keep mouth closed,repeat several times, especially during landing…

HERE ARE SOME TIPS TO KEEP YOU COMFORTABLE ON A LONG FLIGHT.

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Long flights might feel like time spent in limbo,when you need to travel a long distance,you might as well sit back,relax and make the best of it.
After all being in a flight is a special situation,where you can use everything you have to your full advantage.
Here are ways to be comfortable on a long flight to help you enjoy your trip as much as possible.

1.WEAR COMFORTABLE CLOTHES 
If you want  to relax on the flight,try to wear clothes that are so comfortable like loose fitting shirts, comfortable jeans,flat shoe,avoid any cloth that will press into your skin.

2.ESCAPE FROM NOISE
Once you are allowed to operate electronic devices,switch on your headset and enjoy a ride without disturbance of the plane engines and all other noise that comes with too many people in a confined area.

3.EVADE THE FLIGHT
If you want to sleep during the flight,bring a sleeping mask,simply put on your headset and sleeping mask it prepares you mentally to sleep during the flight,to avoid distractions that will…

HERE ARE 1O TIPS ON HOW TO GET OVER A JET LAG

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Jet lag also called desynchronsis and flight fatigue,is a temporary disorder that causes fatigue,insomnia, and other symptoms as a result of travel across timezone,it is considered a circadian rhythm sleep disorder,which is a disruption of the internal body clock.
Here are some tips that will help you to prevent jet lag during and after flight.

1.GET A GOOD NIGHT SLEEP BEFORE YOU FLY;People often end up sleeping for just a few hours before a long flight,thinking they will sleep through the flight, big mistake last minute changes to your routine will only make it harder to adjust to new time zones,getting a good sleep before your flight will leave you better equipped to cope with jet lag.

2.RELAX YOUR SCHEDULE;Know when to prepare for a long flight to avoid fatigue if you are someone with a rigid schedule at home,try to relax that schedule before your flight,you will start your trip with  an advantage.

3.AVOID ARRIVING AT NIGHT;If possible book for flight which arrives in daylight,this w…

REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT MOMBASA IN KENYA

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Mombasa is Kenya's biggest city which is filled with stunning attractions,exciting activities,a lot of tourist always want to have a taste of this city Mombasa is a scenic and exotic Kenyan city that has tropical scenic attractions and mind blowing activities.
why you need to visit Mombasa the port city of Kenya.


1.BEACHES
If you dream of visiting a beach destination where you can spend a few indulged nights in a stunning beach resort and spend your day lazing around the beach just visit Mombasa,Mombasa has a beautiful white sandy beaches,where ever you go in Mombasa you are never far away from beach.



2.RELAXED AND CALM ATMOSPHERE
Mombasa is the perfect place to escape from never ending career challenges,business meetings, family affairs and house chores,you get good food,beautiful attractions,enjoy the relaxed and calm atmosphere with beautiful surroundings.




3.GREAT WEATHER
The Mombasa weather is consistently good,sunny and warm through the year,the tropical weather can be benefici…

BEST STREET FOODS IN NIGERIA.

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There is so much love about street foods in Nigeria,with several trendy restaurants with luxury foods to impress Nigerians,we still cling to street foods like its our lifeline.If you want to learn more about Nigerians culture,you need to taste the street food,it is so tasty and gives an unforgettable experience,the street food are delicious,low priced,handy and offer a unique local taste.




1. AKARA{BEANS CAKE}
Akara is a deep fried beans ball made with grounded beans mixed with pepper,onions and other spices.It is a popular street food in Nigeria.





2.MOI MOI
Moi moi is a coked bean puddling made from grounded peeled beans,onions and other spices.street moi moi is very delicious it is either wrapped in leaves or nylon.




3. ABACHA
Abacha known as African salad is a popular Nigerian snack made with dried shredded cassava and other ingredients, you will always see Abacha vendors on the street.



4.PUFF PUFF
Puff puff is a local Nigerian food,it is always spongy, so fluffy and so delicious it is m…

TOP 7 ATTRACTION SITES TO VISIT IN DUBAI.

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Dubai is no doubt a  paradise for any traveler and most Nigerians have  succumbed  to its charm. Today, Dubai is one of the most visited destinations for Nigerians,it offers the best value attraction that anyone can enjoy
Here is  a list of our top attraction sites to visit in Dubai.



1.DUBAI MALL; Dubai mall,located next to Burj khalifa, is the largest mall in the world over 1,200 luxurious things to behold,there are lots of things to see and do in the mall such as salt water aquarium, restaurant and cinemas,Dubai mall is much more than shopping,you must surely have fun when you visit the mall.



2.BURJ KHALIFA; Burj khalifa,about 828 meters tall,is one of the tallest building ,its magnificent, beautiful,an impressive sight. its a place everyone wants to visit to see the breathtaking views of Dubai,there is a gift shop on the 124th floor where you can souvenirs to take home.




3.DUBAI FOUNTAIN; The Dubai fountain, worlds largest fountain system,located outside Dubai mall, a ground lake bel…