Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Laze Around your Patio in Style at your Miami Home

While Australia is practically sizzling with heat, Miami is still waiting for the weather to turn balmier. Currently at breezy 24 degrees maximum temperatures, the residents of Miami can’t wait to switch back into tan mode. 

Before you hire moving services in Miami to shift to your new home, you might want to consider a home that comes with a dedicated outdoor space or at the very least a small patio. 

During the summer months, the Miami weather can be very pleasant and whether your house faces the beach, the street or simply looks out onto another apartment, patios can be wonderful for your nerves. 

If you have selected a house with a patio spacious enough to hold a small party in, then you could indulge in some DIY furniture and garden d├ęcor like patio pavers of bricks or shells you have collected from the beachside. Cheery tropical plants in unmatched pots and plant containers can add to the lounge effect and could line a small pond or pool. 

Click2City’s Miami community can offer you some amazing advice on decorating your Miami home patio and can even point out moving services in Miami to help you shift. 

For houses with small spaces, especially apartments in the city area and one-room houses, you could look out for options that have a small verandah or an overhanging balcony. If there is enough space for a chair, you could set up a swinging chair on a hook or a loveseat swing. Birdcages and birdbaths can complete the back-to-nature effect. 

You might want to check with your neighbors for any objections to little birdies visiting your space though! 

For more bright ideas, join Click2City.

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Bottom Photo Credit:  *Susie*

Friday, February 6, 2009

Latest Updates From the Free Classified in New York Community

Most of the time New York can be a really interesting place to live in. I think that’s part and parcel of being a major metropolitan-cosmopolitan city though. 

Take the comic book bacchanalia, Comic Con that our free classified in New York community told us about. To be held this weekend at the Javitz Center, the event is expected to attract some really interesting characters (superman in red pants notwithstanding) and not to mention some really smashing parties at places like the one for comic artists at Blaggard’s in Fifth Avenue. 

Check out with the free classified in New York community on Click2City for like-minded friends who would love to step out for an event like this. 

For cocoa connoisseurs there is the Chocolate Carnival at the Ritz-Carlton, where for a mere $75 chocoholics can stuff their bellies with all-you-can-eat chocolate goodies and soak their senses with chocolate-themed cocktails. 

What more excuse do you need to kick-start Valentine’s Day! You could also rent a car in New York or hire exclusive chauffeured limousines to complete the luxury experience. 

For the technologically oriented, there is the first ever Social Media Week to be held in New York to look forward to. From February 9 onwards, web top-honchos like David Karp (of Tumblr fame) and Charles Foreman (of iminlikewithyou fame) will be offering insight on various social media related topics. 

All-in-all, a rather busy week for all of our free classified in New York members.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Save Up - Rent Cars in Dubai Instead of Buying One

Many of you must have heard about expats leaving Dubai’s fair shores for their homeland due to job cuts and salary reductions. The exodus has made many car owners depart Dubai leaving their cars behind and parked right outside Dubai International Airport.

I am sure many quick-fingered individuals might be viewing these as happy times (there are some really high-end cars left behind as well). For a resident however, buying cars in Dubai may just be a tad more expensive than renting one. 

For one, there is the maintenance that you have to think about. Garage services, regular tune-ups, gas, accident costs, etc. can pile up a substantial amount when you have a car of your own. In such a situation, it is much more viable then to rent cars in Dubai for your various needs. 

At Click2City, you will find a car rental service operating near you quickly and without spending time sifting through listings of dealers searching for it. 

Simply narrow down your search to make it location-specific (for instance search for rent cars in Dubai) and you will immediately find access to services that provide rentals for cars ranging from luxury models to SUV’s and discount rentals. 

In case you are a vendor for car rentals then you could register your service free, create an advertisement for no cost whatsoever and list it. Immediate listing will grant you instant results and direct access to thousands of people searching for the exact service you provide. 

Click2City offers a rather simple way for car users to save money and car rental services to make money. Get started this instant to broaden your reach. 

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Saturday, January 31, 2009

Boston’s Doin’ Fine Y’all!

Yes, these are trying times indeed for the skilled workforce of the nation. As one state after another crumples in the wake of the unemployment situation, Boston seems to be bearing up rather commendably. 

The unemployment rates for Boston for the past few years do not show much of an upheaval. While the outer regions of the city are seeing more offices being set up, there is hope for the Bostonian yet. He can find jobs in Boston that suit him much better then counterparts in other parts of the nation. 

This is undoubtedly a situation to be thankful for. In fact, Labor secretary Suzanne M. Bump feels that Massachusetts is expected to lose fewer jobs now as compared to the period between1990-1991. 

Commenting on the steps being taken by the department to alleviate the situation the Secretary told the Globe, “We started hiring additional staff, half of whom are bilingual, to take claims. We're extending the hours in the 37 career centers around the state. We're trying to strengthen the vocational school ties with community colleges so we have people getting trained for the jobs that are out there.” 

With a little help and innovation, people who want to find jobs in Boston must look at different ways in which to pursue potential employers. Many recruitment gurus are expressing their delight with workers embracing technology to suit their needs. 

Emails, resume hard copies and power meetings have given over twittering, video resumes and other modes of online self-expression. The process to find jobs in Boston has become much simpler and infinitely more basic. 

See what more help you can find on Click2City to better your job prospects if you are a resident of Boston. 

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Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Check Click2City’s Free Classified in London For Deals & Discounts Galore

On Click2City, there is a constant flow of ideas, thoughts, advice, suggestions and information floating about. Our users from London keep discovering new ways to enjoy themselves and make life better in the UK. 

For instance, most people equate shopping in High Street equivalent to emptying out their wallets. But Click2City users do not seem to think so. Join a community of users to siphon out the best places to catch a discount sale in London. 

A free classified in London group will point you towards boutiques and shops like Cornucopia, Crusade and Thea Vintage for some whimsy vintage wear or car boot sales in Kilburn, Wimbledon Stadium and Battersea. Whatever be your need of the hour, the Londoners on Click2City will be there to help you out with bargain shopping. 

Eating on a budget is not hard to do either as there are umpteen number of eateries that can be found in the many boroughs of London. As a resident of the city, you will find Asian, Caribbean, Mexican and Irish pubs, bars and bistros vying for attention with another at every corner. 

Some places you can indulge your taste buds at are Ping Pong (for dim sums), the Turkish Anatolian Tas and Masala Zone (for Indian fare), all located in London and very well known joints. 

On Click2City, you could also look out for a cleaning service in UK or a buyer to whom you can sell cars in London. As you build your network of friends on the free classified in London community, you will get to know more and more people who will be able to assist you with your needs and queries in and about London and the UK. 

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Check Click2City’s Free Classified in New York for Show Tickets & Transport

A very New York thing to indulge in is to catch a show or two at Broadway, that famous strip of theatrical brilliance. At best, Broadway in New York is described as the assortment of theatres (39 in total) showcasing everything from musicals to dramas and located in the Broadway area of Manhattan in New York City. 

Shows are on every day and tickets sell out early on a regular basis, at least for the more famous shows. Some shows like Chicago, have been running in the theatres right from 1996 and still enjoy the same amount of fascination from patrons, if not more. 

For a night on the town in any of Broadway’s theatres, it is best to book tickets before hand for popular musicals like Billy Elliot, Wicked and Mamma Mia! Check out the free classified in New York for special offers and packages on tickets. 

There is a vibrant community to avail off for individuals having a penchant for the performing arts on Click2City. Group discussions, advice on the best shows to catch in a short while, budget showings and a lot more utilities can be of great help to users. 

Additionally, you could also find help with the transportation to take you around the Broadway district. Car rental agencies and services are also members of Click2City and can recommend you tourist guides (if you are visiting) or knowledgeable drivers to ferry you around Times Square, the Met and other attractions. 

So log on to our free classified in New York for a lovely night on the town. You just might want to do it all over again very soon! 

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Thursday, January 22, 2009

Buy a House in LA & Enjoy Living in the Entertainment Capital of The World

Just about anybody will tell you what a brilliant move it is to buy a house in LA, not least because you never know which celebrity might pass you by on the street. 

Sun-kissed Los Angeles is steeped in Hollywood glamour ever since the US film industry took roots in it. Try wandering the streets of Hollywood and more often than not, you will get the feeling that you have stepped into a living, waking showcase for the industry. 

Residents who live in the areas surrounding this area of Los Angeles will never tire of things to do and places to go. Major attractions? Nearly every building and street corner. On a more serious note, you could rent cars in LA to visit places like the Kodak Theatre (home of the Academy Awards), Grauman’s Chinese theatre (for celebrity imprints) and the Hollywood Bowl (for musicals and shows). 

Another part of Los Angeles where living is as exciting as it would be in Hollywood, is in the Westside. Now here’s a place where there are absolute chances of you sharing your backyard with cool movie stars! To buy a house in LA in this locality would give you daily access to some beautiful amenities and spaces like the Sunset Strip drive, the shopping at Rodeo Drive and the old Farmer’s Market at Third and Fairfax. 

Regardless, if you have had your fill of the glamour and posh then buy a house in LA for no other reason than to simply enjoy the lush landscapes and scenic oceanfront views. Hustle and bustle may be characteristic of cities and big towns but in LA, they take on a different hue.  

Get acquainted with the LA community on Click2City, a free classifieds community anybody can use. 

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Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Bachelor’s Party Incomplete Without The Right Catering Service In Boston

Special occasions demand just the right touch, especially if that special occasion involves a wedding. Among the tiny little details the best man and the maid of honor need to take care of, is the bachelor and bachelorette party. 

Whether you are arranging a party for the groom separate from the bride’s or whether you are arranging a combined one with the maid-of-honor, there are a lot of fun options that have been followed from days gone by. Mostly, these parties involve only close friends of the bride and the groom and is traditionally tagged ‘the last night of freedom’, where the couple can let down their hair before the big day. 

Rather than pub hopping or hiring out a club, think about hiring a catering service in Boston to take care of your friend’s party. It will only go to show that you have taken an extra effort towards making the night special for your friends. 

There are many fun options you can include in a bachelor party and a good catering service in Boston will definitely help you iron out the details. For instance, if you would like to arrange for a party to pander to the groom’s football fixation, then check out with the caterers if they would accommodate you with steaks, beers, franks and other junk to go with the mood and theme of the party. 

Get creative- catering services in Boston offer a plethora of cuisines and alcohol to set the mood for a party. You could perhaps combine finances and ideas with the rest of the groomsmen to make the bachelor party truly memorable by arranging for a favorite band of the groom to get over to his house to perform. The options are endless! 

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Monday, January 19, 2009

Check Thoroughly Before You Sell Cars In New York

Quite often, an untended carburetor can reduce the chances of a car drawing a better price during its sale. As a seller, you need to ensure that the cars you want to sell are in a condition worth their price. A second hand car especially, requires extra attention. 

The best way to take care of the car you own is to pay attention to its needs from day one. Reading the owner’s manual, understanding car parts and a host of other details should not escape your notice. Even if you want to sell cars in New York at a later date, the model should reflect the level of maintenance that the owner has taken in a positive light. 

If it is difficult for you to remember the exact date and details of the oil changes, tire rotation and inflation level and filter changes for your car or any of your family members’s car then maintain a diary. It has been established that the frequency and regularity with which you tend to all these details directly affect the mileage your car gives. 

If you want to sell cars in London, then check if your car is clean and waxed properly as this concern is known to affect the aerodynamics of the vehicle. Contrary to popular opinion, there is a lot involved in car care and as a seller, make sure you know all the areas you need to look into. 

Get onto Click2City to find car service experts and buyers for used and unused cars. There is an entire community waiting to know you better. 

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Friday, January 16, 2009

Think Green When You Buy A House In Dubai

For most people the holiday hangover packed its bag a within a few days of the new year, and at Click2City we hope that the New Year is turning out to be better than what it was expected to be! 

While we were dazzled by the eco-friendly suggestions we came across for a green Christmas (the Eco Christmas Tree for one), we are looking forward to more members on our free classified community providing us with similar products and services. 

In the meanwhile, we are hearing a lot of good news where construction and property in Dubai is concerned. Very soon, those looking to buy a house in Dubai can begin to expect eco-friendlier concepts and products incorporated within their apartments and villas. 

One good example is the high quality rubber insulation products that have come into the market and are going to be implemented specially in the Dubai Investment Park project, Green Community West. Environmentally conscious denizens could buy a house in Dubai in this area or in the countless other developments that are doing their best to give the construction and housing development a better name where energy conservation is involved. 

The Dubai Strategic Plan 2015, a momentous strategy for the adaptation of green living in Dubai is another effort envisioned for a greener Dubai. New buildings are required to maintain a low carbon emission level and reduce water consumption under this plan. 

For a better idea about the various development projects involved in eco-friendly construction and implementation, visit the free classified service Click2City. A number of listings and information is available for those looking to buy a house in Dubai

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