Amanda Angus

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The Kremlin Palace by the Moscow River, seen from the Red Bridge
Travel Experiences

Exploring Russia: From Moscow to St Petersburg

Reasons why Russia is a country to put ‘Tsars’ in your eyes!

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A cable car to Mount Srđ in Dubrovnik
Travel Experiences

A guide to Dubrovnik

With its gleaming red tiles, sunkissed cobbled streets and the sparkling azure waves of the Adriatic, Dubrovnik is truly an unforgettable city

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An older man shops online on Black Friday
Money

The best Black Friday deals online

A round up of online Black Friday deals on the day and in the run up.

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Niagara Falls
Travel Experiences

Two nights at Niagara Falls

Writer Amanda Angus shares her experience from a recent trip to the famous falls

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A man ties his shoelaces next to a perfectly packed suitcase
Technology

Four essential gadgets for travel

These essential travel gadgets will take up next to no space in your luggage.

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Two grandmothers hold the bride's hands on her wedding day
Money

How to help pay for a family wedding

If you’re not sure how much you should contribute, our guide should help.

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An older man laughs at Twitter on his phone
Technology

5 reasons to get a Twitter account

Are you a regular Twitter user, or has it passed you by?

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A befriender volunteers to spend time with a lonely older person
Money

Advice for volunteer befrienders

Befriending is a great way to volunteer your time - with far-reaching benefits.

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Two older people share a cup of tea - one a volunteer befriender, one a formerly lonely older person
Money

How to volunteer: befriending

Here's how you can help the people who go a month without social contact.

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