You heard us! It may sound crazy, but we at House of Silver are here to persuade you that whatever all the adverts say, winter is the perfect time to head on down to the coast for some sea-break fun. We’ve tried it, ad it’s completely revolutionised our holiday life. Some of our best memories come from rocking the waves in early February. But don’t just take our word for it—here are six reasons why you should consider a sea break in winter:Continue reading

Love it or loathe it, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and if you’re in a relationship, that means one thing — it’s time to get a present. Each year, thousands of couples head out to the shops, determined to find that perfect gift that will sweep their partner off their feet. And each year, hundreds of couples become overwhelmed by the endless choices of presents. It can be hard to find a material gift that completely expresses what the special person in your life means to you and how they make you feel, and, inevitably, many of us will ditch the grand gestures and opt for something a little more predictable.Continue reading

Heading out on a city break together is a great way for you and your partner to rekindle the romance, spend some quality time together, and bond like never before. Taking the time to explore a new place can give you the quality time that you really need. It is hugely important that we take the time to do things out of the ordinary with our partners, and making that time as special as possible should be your top priority. Here are some of the ways that you can make your romantic city break away the best one yet! Continue reading

Do you dream of trotting the globe in search of discovering not only different cultures and experiences, but also yourself along the way? Then it may be time to start planning your first travel experience! Wonderlust is a beautiful disease. It infects those of us looking to expand our cultural and societal knowledge, and well as our interpersonal selves. We can learn a lot from travelling, but making sure that you have the time, disciplinary skills and organisational abilities to really enjoy and make the most out of your travels is a totally different matter. If you are planning your first travel adventure then take a look at this comprehensive guide to ensuring that you have the best possible time! Continue reading

For many, stress is an unavoidable part of life. Work, familial responsibilities, social obligations –– they’re all stressful in their own way. For people who feel constantly overwhelmed by their to-do list, the idea of reducing stress might seem far-fetched, fanciful. However, even if you can’t realistically cut back on the pressures of your daily life, there are still healthy ways that you can deal with stress. In fact, any one of these five tips will help you manage stress in a productive way: Continue reading

For some of us, the mighty hike is just one of the outdoor activities that we look forward to at the weekend. Spending time outdoors and in the fresh air is a great way to promote not just our physical health, but our mental wellbeing as well. Walking and hiking has been known to help cure depression, increase moods and positively impact problem solving abilities. So with all the benefits that come with walking and hiking, it really is no wonder that you are looking for a few hints and tips. Heading out on a hike can be a powerful, difficult and even life changing activity, but making sure that you are well equipped and readily prepared for your walk is hugely important to its success. Take a look at a few of the tips that we have outlined below and have the best hike yet! Continue reading

It is an astonishing success that there is a city in Baltics with little more than a half of million residents that attract more than two million visitors each year. The Baltic princess as we all know it better is the cosmopolitan and party epicenter in this part of Europe.

This ancient harbor attracted millions of eager partygoers through its history and the trend of the unstoppable party is on the rise ever since. Find out how it came to be that Latvian capital is one of the most thriving party hubs in all of EU.Continue reading

In recent times, New Year’s resolutions have become a bit of a joke. Indeed, many poke fun at the idea of gym memberships spiking in January only to fall sharply back down to earth in the following months. Yet, individuals who are looking to attain a healthier lifestyle shouldn’t have a negative or defeatist attitude when drafting their goals for the new year. Rather, by focusing on a few targets you can actually achieve, you’ll have a much better chance at sticking to your long-term fitness plans. With that in mind, here are five simple, but effective, ways to make your resolutions a reality: Continue reading

The death of a loved one can be heart-breaking. It’s common to feel a mixture of emotions. Unfortunately, these feelings can be amplified when dealing with legal processes or financial concerns, which can make it difficult to move on.

If you are struggling to come to terms with the loss of a partner, friend, or relative, and want to move forward with your life, read the below helpful advice on how to cope after losing a loved one.Continue reading