There is no shortage of herbs with potential benefits, but only a handful of them are proven to be beneficial. Nevertheless, some herbal extracts do work exceptionally well, and there is scientific research to back that up. We have a list of seven herbal extracts for you today, each of which have some degree of proven beautifying properties to them.
Polyphenol curcumin in turmeric is a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent. The spice has been studied for multiple decades at this point, and as indicated by several reliable test results, ingestion (with piperine) and topical application of turmeric in small amounts can have significant antiaging effects on human skin. Reduced skin inflammations (acne, pimples, puffy eyes, puffy face, etc.), rejuvenation of inactive skin cells (faded fine lines and wrinkles), regeneration of collagen and reduction of oxidative stress are some of turmeric’s well-known beautifying effects.
Cannabigerol or CBG isolate is derived from the cannabis plant, which is also the source of cannabidiol (CBD). There are quite a few similarities between the two cannabinoids, but CBG is rarer and the more potent of the two. It affects the human endocannabinoid system in a different way, as it primarily interacts with the CB1 and CB2 receptors. Post interaction, the following skin improvements can be expected:
Goes beyond the epidermis and reduces inflammation from under the skin (dermis and subcutaneous action)
Cleans out the skin pores and prevents over-secretion of sebum
Lightens blemishes, fine lines and wrinkles at a dermal level
CBG isolate can be found in powder form, which is easy to add to a number of different recipes. If you’re looking to buy CBG isolate, look for reputable suppliers like Herbal Health.
Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil comes from the tea tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) found in Australia. It is not to be ingested in any concentration, as the oil is poisonous for humans. Even when used topically, the concentration must be kept low. If allergic reactions are not noted after a small dab on one’s skin, tea tree oil can be used as effective treatment against:
Acne and pimples
Fungal skin infections such as athlete’s foot or ringworm
Much of tea tree oil’s benefits are based on its antibacterial, antifungal, and antimicrobial properties, but those same properties make it too strong for callous, undiluted, or regular usage.
Aloe Vera Extract
Aloe vera extract contains essential nutrients such as zinc, sodium, selenium, potassium, manganese, magnesium, calcium, copper, chromium, vitamins (C, E, B9 – Folic acid, B12). One of the most researched herbs out there, aloe vera is not known to have too many negative side-effects except possible drug interactions (CYP2D6 and Cytochrome P450). Aloe can be ingested as a beauty supplement and used for topical application. Proven skin health benefits of aloe vera include:
Moisturisation and skin hydration
Mitigating the immediate effects of sunburn/overexposure to the sun
Preventing infections from makeup by using it as a primer
Cooling and soothing the scalp
Although gingko is a well-researched herb with medicinal and skin enhancing properties, it was not included here because gingko seeds are poisonous. Some of its extracts can be carcinogenic as well, which was found during a study on rodents.
The University of Bristol’s Archaeology and Anthropology Research Programme invited the public to be part of a series of consultations at the University’s Free School.
The discussions focussed on the potential archaeological heritage of Bristol and proposals to preserve this heritage in the future. The University has a long history of research into Bristol’s archaeological heritage. As Bristol grew in the 18th and 19th centuries, thousands of archaeological remains were excavated. They revealed that many historic sites had once been thriving communities.
The archaeology carried out since the late 20th century has revealed the emergence of Bristol’s industrial heritage. In 2010, the University published ‘A Geography of Change: The Growth and Nature of Bristol’s Modern Urban History’. This book was launched with the Royal Archaeological Institute, presenting research into the impact of the Industrial Revolution on the changing face of Bristol.
Scientists and other researchers have been exploring the archaeological remains of industrial structures in Bristol since the 1970s, recording and analysing the archaeological remains. The aim is to discover new information on the origins of Bristol’s industries and their impact on the landscape. The data gained from archaeological investigations have led to the development of a virtual model of the City which allows visitors to the site to explore the history of the development of Bristol. In 2014, the University launched its Cultural Landscape of Bristol. This online map details significant archaeological sites around Bristol.
For the last six years, the University has partnered with the Bristol Historical Society to investigate the archaeology of the wider City. In this research, the aims were to document and interpret archaeological sites across the wider Bristol area, to provide opportunities for those interested in the history of the City to engage with and find out more about the City’s history, and to involve the public in the exploration of the archaeology of the wider region. As part of this project, the University and the Bristol Historical Society ran a series of sessions, the first of which was be held at the City Museum on Tuesday 18 April, 2015.
Student Life at the University of Bristol
With more than 50,000 students enrolled at the University of Bristol, the university’s undergraduate and postgraduate courses provide opportunities for experienced and professional teachers from around the world to teach, support and advise students. Student Life at the University of Bristol is committed to creating a welcoming and engaging student experience.
Student accommodation comes in many different types, spreading as far as Clifton for those who seek a much quieter residential type life in a more suburban area.
Student Life offers more than 120 academic and creative courses, a range of well-loved clubs and societies, an exciting sports programme and a wealth of student facilities including four residences, a park, an exclusive study centre and over 100 spaces for events and entertainment.
Eighty students graduate from the University of Bristol each year with the National Diploma of Teaching (NDT) in the subject of their choice and in 2017 a further 10 students will take up the posts of Exeter University Senior Tutor.
The University of Bristol recently announced the appointment of a group of Senior Tutors in the subjects of English and Modern Languages, Social Sciences and Archaeology. In 2017, a further 30 Senior Tutors will be appointed in subjects including Engineering, Physics, English and Classical Studies, Business Studies, Political Sciences and Psychology.
Dogs are probably the world’s favorite type of pet, and it’s not surprising considering how loyal and loving they can be. They can be great fun to have around the house and make wonderful companions when you’re feeling lonely and need a friend. It’s for all these reasons and more why people choose to make a dog a permanent addition to their families. While this can be one of the best decisions you have ever made, it’s also important to make sure you’re prepared to welcome your new best friend into your home. Here are a few things you will need to do in preparation.
1. Talk to Your Kids
If you do have children at home, they will probably be delighted to hear that they are going to get a dog. However, it’s important to make sure they understand how to behave around your new pet to avoid any unfortunate incidents that could harm both your children and your new dog. Although dogs are playful, if they do begin to feel aggravated there is a good chance that they might lash out to make their feelings known. Teach your children when enough is enough, and how they can be respectful of their new dog’s boundaries so they can all stay happy and safe.
2. Research Dog Training
This is a particularly important thing to do if you’re bringing home a puppy rather than an adult dog. It will be your responsibility to teach them how to live properly in your household, so you must set boundaries as well as learn a few tricks on how to discipline your puppy properly and safely. If you’re struggling to do this yourself, consider hiring a professional dog trainer to help.
3. Find a Vet
If you want to make sure your dog stays fit and healthy, finding a good vet is essential. Things to look out for when searching for a vet clinic to register with include cleanliness, location, what treatments they offer, and what is covered by insurance, as well as their prices. Vets can be expensive, so if you’re concerned over the cost of potential vet bills, look for more affordable clinics like easyvet.com so you can feel at ease about your finances.
4. Get Accessories and Food
To make sure your dog is happy and comfortable at home, get them plenty of toys to play with and keep them entertained. You should also look at purchasing them a dog bed for when they need to sleep, as well as getting a lead, collar, and shampoos to help keep them clean (especially after a muddy walk!). Make sure you have also stocked up on plenty of quality dog food so you have something for them to eat when they arrive.
5. Dog-proof Your House
Finally, make sure that your living environment is safe for them to be in. Get rid of any clutter that they might chew on or swallow that could make them ill. Keep all dangerous chemicals locked away somewhere they can’t reach, and if you want to keep them out of certain areas of the house, look at getting child-gates to put in the doorways or at the bottom of the stairs.
Bringing a dog home is such an exciting experience, just make sure you’re ready for them by completing these five steps before they arrive.
Evolving and highly-dynamic technology have brought about a lot of changes to the modern workplace, and today’s businesses are benefiting from technology that has never been seen before. But with all these changes come adaptations in the equipment we use as well. If you want your business to stay relevant, you have to invest in the latest tools and equipment – from high-end computers to fast printers and even ergonomic office furniture. And while this will make your office a lot more productive, it also means that you may have to deal with office junk – equipment and furniture you no longer need – that has to be disposed of. So how can you properly and efficiently get rid of junk in your office and business premises? There’s a good and proper way to do it, so here’s your guide.
Train your staff on the proper disposal of various items
While most of us will already be aware that we can’t just throw an old computer or laptop in the landfill, not many of us know that there is a specific way to throw out other items such as ink cartridges. You should train your staff on the proper disposal of various items, such as the above-mentioned ink cartridges and light bulbs. Ink cartridges, for example, may be recycled, and you can’t just toss them away if they leak because this isn’t a good way to preserve the environment. Light bulbs should be separated from standard trash, too. Find out how to do proper disposal for various items – and you can also seek help from a junk removal service so they can do the job for you.
Know what to do with old office furniture and electronic appliances
If you have been in business for more than a few years, then you probably have a lot of old office furniture and electronic appliances. And while you can rely on one of your staff to haul them away, this could be troublesome since they may have to hire a truck, load the items, and look for the proper disposal site or landfill. They also have to know that electronics have to be kept separate from furniture. Other items, like DVD players, television sets, cell phones, and VCRs should be taken to particular facilities, too. The thing with all this stuff is that you can do away with the hassle of sorting through it, loading, transporting, and unloading and dumping it if you enlist the services of a junk removal firm. Junk removal firms like Evergreen Junk Removal Service know exactly how to dispose of office furniture and electronic appliances, and not only this, they can find a way to repurpose, refurbish, and recycle them as well.
Get some help from the experts
As already mentioned, you could definitely get help from the experts when it comes to office junk. But don’t just choose the first junk removal company you come across – do some research and make sure they have an eco-friendly service, and look at their experience and other services. The good ones will usually offer other services, such as construction waste pickup, hoarding cleanouts, and even pool demolition services, and this shows that they are real experts at what they do.
Failures in relationships with men, health problems, troubles at work, misunderstandings with loved ones….. Is it possible to change your life and stop the chapter of accidents? What should you do if things are not going the way you want them to? In this article, Zhannabelle tells how you can change your destiny and make the universe reward you with true happiness.
Our life is closely connected with the laws of karma, which is formed by our actions. When we do good deeds, our karma is light and positive. But when we do bad deeds, it gets polluted and becomes negative. Karma can also be transferred from our lineage for the life mistakes or good deeds of our ancestors. Whatever our karma is, it influences the development of our life directly.
Did you know that negative karma is surrounded by a halo of negative energy, which attracts the entities that bring a black stripe into our lives? In shamanism, they are called evil spirits. They feed on our negative energy. And the more often a woman experiences such emotions (offence, anger, and hurt) or does bad things, the more unfavorable things happen in her life. Illnesses, conflicts, poverty, and loneliness will haunt those of us who constantly translate their negativity. Spirits are like fish: the more you feed them, the more they come around. But the positive karma attracts good (light) spirits. It gives its owner happiness, good luck, and sound health. Her life is filled with positive things. People call her “A holiday woman”. Other people feel easy and comfortable next to her. They are charged with good emotions. And they, in turn, want to do good and give joy.
How to spoil karma quickly?
Zhannabelle says that karma is usually contaminated by our evil deeds. For example, you lied to someone, allowed yourself to get very angry, or yell at someone you were talking to. Or even worse, you betrayed someone, raised your hand to someone, or stole something. The purity of our karma, however, not always depends only on our actions and thoughts. The situation often becomes worse when we refuse to help others or show indifference. For example, you ran into an old woman with big bags in her hands in a store, but you decided to pretend that you hadn’t noticed her and passed by, even without holding the door for her. Well, don’t be surprised why all your day failed, and you had a headache in the evening too!
We have this ability to feel the energy of the company we are in. That’s why being among negatively charged people can also affect a person’s karma. If you find yourself in such a company and stay among such people for a while, you won’t even notice how you start to succumb to the negative impact of those around you. But you can resist everything. This is what Zhannabelle teaches at her seminars.
Come and you will have a strong immunity to any existing negativity after a few sessions. Despite your environment, you will be able to avoid it, while giving kindness and joy to others.
“I dreamed of becoming a designer since high school, and I finally got into the world of gloss after studying. Already on the first working day, I realized that it would be difficult. The team had a bad reputation, there was an unhealthy atmosphere, continuous negativity: some were always instigating each other, others were setting up and gossiping. The fact that under such influence I myself became nervous and did not adopt the same manner of communication, I considered my little victory. It is thanks to Zhannabelle. At her seminars, she taught me how to resist it, and I have developed a strong immunity to negative energy. But it was very difficult to work in such an atmosphere, so I decided to fix the situation at work. And I took action. One day, I brought a cake and offered everybody to have tea together in observance of my new work. Another time, I treated everybody to a delicious cookie. I also made it a rule to praise my colleagues, thanked them for any service, and offered my help, thus becoming an example to others. In the beginning, everyone perceived my behavior with distrust and caution, but I was confidently heading towards my goal. In small steps, I instilled a respect for each other, mutual help, gratitude, and humanity. And so there was progress. People seemed to become kinder—first to me, then to each other. They shared compliments, stopped blaming each other and shifting their responsibilities.
One day, on Zhannabelle’s advice, I suggested to the management that they take part in a charity event for orphaned children – make New Year presents for the little ones. I told my boss that this way we would improve the magazine’s image and rating. Of course, he supported my idea and even gave me money for this. Taking part in this wonderful campaign, all employees put on T-shirts with the company’s logo and went to the local orphanage. I did not expect how much joy our toys and sweets would bring to the children! But we experienced more emotions ourselves: we all laughed and cried while talking and playing with the children. There are so many people in trouble… It was our common victory, we were happy about our success and very proud of ourselves. It united our team. My colleagues forgot their old grudges, everyone began to communicate as close friends. The gossip and empty conflicts were gone. The negative atmosphere in the office was replaced by a cozy atmosphere I wanted to work in every day. The company’s business went up. Charity is now one of our leading activities. And some of our colleagues got very imbued with it that they themselves showed initiative by helping those in need in hospitals and nursing homes.
Why is it important to work on your karma?
If a person has bad karma and does nothing with it, then their troubles will become worse over time. They will be angry all the time, their self-esteem will begin to fall rapidly, and their health will gradually fade. Nobody will want to communicate with such a poor person, not to mention with them. After all, their talks and actions are always full of negativity, complaints, and lamentations about bad life. But the worst thing is that their family will suffer, and a bad life scenario can be passed on to their children and grandchildren.
However, if at some point we suddenly decide to change, start doing good deeds, then everything gradually gets better. Good luck, wealth, health, and love come to us. We feel that life is beautiful and that we should make it even better. We desire to change this world, and together with it, to change ourselves. Doing good to others, you will start to notice that the universe seems to bless you and help you in all your endeavors. You will understand what the real inner beauty is and you will subconsciously attract only beautiful people into your life.
How to do good deeds? Where to start?
Changing your fate for the better and attracting happiness, wealth, love and good luck therein is within the power of absolutely each of us. To do this, follow three important tips. ● Start giving your smile to people around you, supporting your loved ones, being friendly and responsive. When you radiate love and kindness, the world around you responds to the same. ●Another important rule is to be lavish of pleasant words and make compliments every day to the people you know and those you don’t know. Praise your neighbor for the beautiful lawn that you used to silently admire, wish a good day to the cashier in the store, and compliment your colleague for her new stylish jacket. ● Do good deeds. There is a universal law: something you give with a pure soul returns to you tenfold. It is your love and care that matter, and not the money. For example, a person made a small donation to the animal shelter, and he believes that by doing so he cleansed his karma, paying off the evil deeds he had done. But this is wrong; the law works differently. Only by investing your soul and having real feelings can you really do good. It’s better to come to the same shelter and hand-feed the poor kitten, adopt it, or take custody of the kitten. Believe us, you will experience completely different emotions! Zhannabelle has devoted her whole life to charity. She often gives money gained from classes and seminars to charity organizations in different countries. Her students often address us in their letters when someone in their city really needs help but they have no money to help. And then Zhannabelle gives the money to support the poor.
Unfortunately, we have no opportunity to take care of and help all those in need by knocking on every door. So we call on you, dear women, to join us. Do good deeds, even if you do not have the financial capacity. You can help by spending very little time and money—just express your care. Believe us, any help made from the heart will be accepted with great gratitude and will return to you in the form of kindness. You can at least help those around you who need it every day. For example, after work, go to the store, buy some sausage, and feed the stray dog, Archie, at the entrance to your house. You can also visit a friend when they are sick, bring them some fruit, and cheer them up with your smile!
You attract positive events and emotions into your life by acting kindly and sincerely. You can give happiness to other people and share your energy. And, seeing their joy, you become happy. This is how you cleanse your karma and change your fate for the better. One of our students, Kate from the Czech Republic, has suffered from joint disease all her life. And 10 years ago, she lost her loved ones because of the fire, and she remained completely alone. But just after the first seminar, she decided to start her life with a clean sheet. Thanks to Zhannabelle, the woman found herself in charity; she saved the poor homeless with warm clothes and rationing. Coming home, she felt a burst of energy after every good deed. Kate found a lot of like-minded people and made friends. Six months later, her long-lasting illness finally left. Look around you and you will see that some do not ask for help but really need it. Help those in need, and you will see how things will start to get better in your own life. Do not pass by, do not be indifferent. It is better to take the opportunity to change the world around you and to become better yourself.
It is often difficult for us to face difficulties on our own, and it is so important to be in a circle of understanding people. Zhannabelle’s diagnostics and special practices will help you correct your karma. Visit our seminars too. They create the Field of Love, Understanding, and Friendship, where everyone will feel free and safe. There is an accumulation of a lot of positive energy in our classes, and there is an incredible atmosphere of good and positivity. Zhannabelle cultivates positive emotions, conducts various practices and rituals. The mentor is always in an excellent mood. Even just to be near her, in the same field with her, is already being under the protection of light spirits. Become a part of the Field of Love at our trainings and retreats!
When you are buying some new furniture for your garden you will want to make sure that it looks the part but also fits nicely in the garden. When you are buying teak garden furniture this is very important as you are making a big investment in a premium product.
When creating a seating area in your garden you will also want to add a table for meals and drinks; teak can make a great timber for this as not only does it look good but it is also very durable. In today’s blog, we take a look at what size teak garden table you should buy and where you should put it.
Side tables are great for smaller gardens
If you live in a smaller house with a more modest garden you will want to get teak furniture that is both quality, whilst also letting you make the most of your space. Teak side tables are good as they give you and your guests somewhere to put their drinks when having a party without taking too much room. These types of teak garden tables are also good for positioning towards the edge of the garden, giving you plenty more room for other items.
Large teak tables are perfect for large patios
Teak tables come in a wide variety of different sizes including full large dining sets. These can make the perfect statement piece of the garden and are the best size table to get if you have a large patio that can be taken advantage of. If you do buy a larger table make sure you get the best corresponding teak garden chairs to complete the overall set.
Teak coffee tables can work well for conservatories
Teak coffee tables whilst not specifically an outdoor item can work very well for conservatories; particularly if you have a hybrid conservatory that lets you take advantage of both the outside and inside. They are handy and can give you a place to put items such as nibbles and drinks.
In addition to their use inside during the warmer months, they can also be used more outside without too big a risk of them becoming overly damaged by the weather. This is another reason why they are very popular in homes with both generous gardens and large conservatories.
Make sure you have the space for the best possible teak garden table
There are plenty of different types of teak garden furniture that you can look into buying and whilst they all come at different price points they also all offer different benefits to your garden. Hopefully, we have provided you with a bit more information on how you can determine which size teak garden table is best for your needs. No matter what item you purchase make sure that you buy the best quality products made from the most durable timber; this will stop you from having to buy replacements in the too near future.
The wonderful world of staycations may have been put on hold for the moment but with hopes high for the new year many will be hoping that their holidays are not put on hold and that they have ample opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of day to day life.
For many looking at places to stay both at home and abroad, serviced apartments may offer an attractive opportunity not only due to their practicality and price but also their locations. Serviced apartments can be found in many of the most popular tourist destinations around Europe and this is great news if you are looking to book one for your next getaway. In today’s blog, we take a look at 4 of the main reasons why you should book a serviced apartment over a hotel.
Accommodation for large groups
If you are staying in a larger group then serviced apartments offer a great solution for your accommodation issue. Whilst staying in hotels can be difficult in larger groups, serviced apartments with plenty of rooms are built to cater to a lot of people. Additionally, if you are travelling with a larger group the price will usually work out cheaper if you are all staying in a serviced apartment.
2. Increased privacy
Whilst you have to share a hotel with a lot of different guests serviced apartments offer you the privacy of essentially staying in your own property. The fact that you have a fully furnished kitchen will also give you the flexibility to both dine-in and out when it suits you.
3. Greater variety of location and accommodation
In addition to the greater privacy offered by serviced apartments, the increased variety in terms of location and accommodation type is also a great reason to pick them over a hotel. You can find serviced apartments of all shapes and sizes with different rooms and furnishings. This will help you find the perfect apartment in the perfect location for your stay.
Serviced apartments are perfect for longer stays
If you are going for a longer holiday (2+ weeks) then serviced apartments are a much better option than a hotel. The increased space on offer is perfect if you want to unwind over a longer period of time. Also, the inclusion of amenities and kitchen fittings will give you everything you need to cater for yourself on longer stays. Serviced apartments are also much cheaper than hotels for longer stays.
Book a well-reviewed serviced apartment for your next stay
When you are browsing serviced apartments it is easy to get overwhelmed by the large variety of providers on the market. Whilst it is easy to get swayed by the price and location, we recommend diving into the reviews to get a better idea of how good the place you are staying actually is. This will increase the chances of you getting the perfect accommodation for your getaway both at home and away.
Everybody is affected by COVID-19 by now. Those who became ill, those who are fighting for others’ lives, those people who lost their jobs, those who are limited by the strong quarantine measures. Those who fell into despair after a new wave of the coronavirus has arrived. But this article is not about how bad things are. This is about how much we can do in this situation as every human being on this Earth now needs help. Shakuntali Siberia encourages you to help our world to recover.
Who is Shakuntali Siberia?
Shakuntali Siberia is the Enlightened woman, the reincarnation of the Ukok princess, she is a temple priestess. She possesses clairvoyance, the energy of the goddess, the talent of the instant opening of predestination, spiritual growth and healing abilities. The main goal of Shakuntali Siberia’s life is to help people to become more happy and healthy. It is natural that in such a difficult period as we are having now, Shakuntali Siberia tries to do her best to help people in all senses.
Your helping hand is needed.
Even if you are currently locked at home under quarantine, it does not mean you cannot extend your helping hand and get the support too. This is the very time now to join Shakuntali Siberia’s spiritual family “Field of Love” and thus help others and yourself. As one of the steps to the world’s full recovery, Shakuntali Siberia and “Field of Love” are ready to help financially those who are eager to share their skills with the others who need support now. What you can concretely do to help: Translating and writing down different kinds of information, such as contact data; Transcribing and translating videos into different languages; Administering forums; Working with short texts in English, German, French on YouTube Copywriting and rewriting articles in English, German, French and Spanish; Searching for the necessary information on freelance job websites; Video editing. offer your other skills and talents to help our project. You can support others, give hope to yourself and – most important – become a part of something great as the mission of “Field of Love” is really astonishing. We unite people all around the world, we give them strength and hope.
New life is coming
We have mentioned the difficult situation that lots of people are facing right now. Just being at home in an unusual life situation adds plenty of stress even if you are lucky enough to escape the virus. The steps we should take to stay in a positive, calm mood: Think positively. Remember that the pandemic will surely go down soon, and everything will go back to its normal state. Not at once but it surely will happen. Find the bright sides of the situation, avoid dark ones. You would probably never find so much time for yourself and your family, had not it been for the quarantine and self-isolation. You have wonderful opportunities for self-development, for rest, for thinking, for spending time with your loved ones. The situation in the world will not turn for the better if we are spending our time worrying and searching the Internet for the new statistical rates of the coronavirus. But if we turn our face to the sun, if we are beaming with happiness, kindness and support, we can help and even much more than we think. No borders, no limitations can stop Shakuntali Siberia and her followers from helping people with the healing power of prayer. She conducts webinars, online seminars and constantly replying to your letters. Join our “Field of Love” project, and you will have much returning back on you.
Find the strength in these turbulent times
Are you constantly worrying about the health and life of your family and yourself? Does the coronavirus’ news occupy your mind for the whole day? Are you afraid of your future? Everything that brought you the joy and happiness before, gives none of it by now? Shakuntali Siberia wants to help everybody in such a situation of turbulence. Get the energy from Shakuntali Siberia magic rituals and energy practices, and once you have it – you can send it to other people. Coronavirus’ main threat is splitting people, and we must resist it as much as we can. Visit Shakuntali’s website for a schedule of events, join, and you can save our future.
Sometimes when you search for serviced apartments, prices can be similar in different places, with one option falling into the luxury accommodation bracket while the other might just be regular self-catering accommodation. What distinguishes luxury accommodation from any other serviced apartment available for rent?
Exclusively listed as a luxury serviced apartment
In most cases, it really is just a matter of listing an apartment for long-term or short-term rent as being a luxury option to push it into the luxury accommodation bracket, but guests still have to be able to see and feel the luxury the paying for.
Location of the apartment building
Some of the best luxury serviced apartments are situated in traditionally unassuming locations, but the location still plays a major role in pushing any serviced apartment into the luxury accommodation bracket.
A traditional Victorian villa located in Clifton, Bristol, converted into a serviced apartment building looks no different on the outside, for instance, but given its location, it can be safely assumed that the apartments on offer are more for the luxury accommodation market.
Exterior decor and styling
The exterior decor and styling almost inherently come with the location of the apartment building, because there are standards to uphold in specific neighborhoods. If for instance the apartment building is located on some kind of high street, that almost automatically pushes it into the luxury accommodation bracket, and its outward appearance has to match that standard.
Interior decor and styling
Luxury self-catering apartments often have some great distinction in their interior styling as well, with the most refined of these buildings priding themselves in a back-story that goes with each individual unit. Often the styling is individualised as well so that you get a different experience each time you stay in a different unit at the same property.
The price factor as can be associated with the luxury element of a serviced apartment perhaps goes without saying, but it’s not a simple matter of the higher the rates, the more luxurious the apartment is.
The highest-priced option at a serviced apartment building in the heart of London might be priced the same as a standard or deluxe apartment in Clifton, Bristol, but that doesn’t mean it matches the one in Clifton in luxury. Distinctions are often made for family accommodation, student accommodation, studio suites, etc, but that’s not all which goes into the pricing and so pricing alone isn’t a direct indicator of the luxuriousness of the serviced apartment.
Distinctive luxury amenities
We made mention of a similarly priced serviced apartment located in London to one perhaps located in a distinctively upmarket area such as Clifton, Bristol, but in addition to that contributing to the induction of a serviced apartment into the luxury bracket, there are also some very distinctive luxury amenities.
Something as simple as Egyptian cotton sheets makes for one such distinction and together with the other such amenities on offer, the whole experience becomes a luxurious one you’d be happy to pay the requisite premium for.
In writing, style is how a writer tells and writes a story. that readers hear when they read it. There are many different factors that go into a writer’s style, including word selection, tone, grammar, structure, and others.
When trying to decide on your style, consider the different elements of style. First, you must decide whether you want a casual, conversational style or one with formal style. You may also decide on the use of pronouns and verbs in your stories. Next, you should think about your background and your experience in writing. Do you know where you got your ideas, and do you know how to use those ideas to write the best work?
You also need to decide on the level of detail or realism you need in your story. How detailed do you want your characters to be? Do you need to use complex language, or is a simple narrative enough? Do you know the rules of good writing, or do you want to use your own?
Your writing should be able to communicate to the reader in an understandable manner. If the story isn’t clear and flows well, your readers won’t enjoy reading it and will likely abandon the book. In fact, many readers will just skim over it. Make sure that your style of writing communicates effectively to your readers, and doesn’t lose focus on the main point. You should never let yourself get sidetracked with other topics that aren’t relevant to the story you’re telling.
Your story also needs to flow smoothly from beginning to end. This can be a challenge for a writer, since the entire novel is involved at one time. However, when you’re writing a short story, you must concentrate on the character and the story and keep it moving along. If you keep it too linear, your reader will lose interest quickly.
Another aspect of style to consider is the level of complexity of the information. Too many characters in a story can make it hard to keep track of all of them at once. If you can’t tell who is who in your novel, or story, it might not feel like the story is complete. Make sure the characters flow with the storyline, not against it. if you want to avoid having to re-read the same scenes over again.
Writing is a process. One good way to keep your style consistent is to write about the same things over in your stories. You don’t have to write about the same people over. However, you should always have some sort of thread throughout your work to bring everything together.
Don’t make the story sound like it’s trying to sell you something. Keep the story interesting and captivating. A good rule of thumb is to always have a conflict between the protagonist and antagonist. This keeps your readers interested.
Your writing should always flow from one paragraph to the next. Don’t forget to pause the narrative after the main events have occurred. Sometimes we can get stuck in a loop and end up repeating the same scenes over. Having your readers interested allows you to move on with your story and not be bogged down by the same events.
Finally, the best thing to remember about writing style is that it is something that you are going to develop as your writing skills improve. and as you become more experienced with writing.
The best way to stay consistent in your writing style is to take notes during the writing process. While you may be writing your novel, take down notes about the things that didn’t flow well. and make sure to go back and correct them before you turn your book in.