Month: September 2017

The Most Calorific Desserts From Around the World

Share: Around the world in 1000s of Calories – Find out some of the most epic desserts from all over the globe Thomson Lakes and Mountains have discovered some of the most indulgent sweet courses from 17 different countries across the world. Saving the best till last is always important, especially when it comes to food. If you’re the type of restaurant goer that always leaves room for dessert, then you might have just met your match. Thomson Lakes and Mountains have created a list of some of the more sizeable treats that you might have to share. Some of the highlights...

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The Most Interesting Etiquette Facts from Around the World

Share: When you travel to different countries, it’s important to do your research and adhere to the rules of etiquette. From ensuring that you do not offend by showing the soles of your feet in the Middle East to how to address royalty, the rules of etiquette are a must-have when traveling around the world. Let’s take a look at some of the most interesting ones. In India, the Middle East, and Asia, it is considered appropriate and offensive to show someone the soles of your feet; in fact, some cultures consider this to be an incredibly rude gesture,...

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Fairmont Scottsdale’s Christmas At The Princess Early Bird Holiday Package

Share: Jack Frost might not be nipping at your nose just yet, but dreams of 3 million twinkling lights and the holiday magic of Fairmont Scottsdale’s Christmas at the Princess festival is sure to get you in the spirit. As one of the best and brightest places to celebrate the holiday season, this iconic resort transforms into a winter wonderland in the desert, November 22 – December 31, 2017 and is offering an “early bird” value package to sunny Scottsdale for the holidays. This AAA Five Diamond hotel glistens with a four-story musical tree, Desert Ice skating rink, Princess Express trains, Lagoon Lights, plus holiday...

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The 2017 Emmy Awards Cocktail at The Governors Ball

Share: After the 69th Television Academy Emmy Award show, host Stephen Colbert and over 4,000 nominees, award winners and entertainment luminaries, walked the red carpet into the Los Angeles Convention Center for the largest after-party in Los Angeles. The room was aglow in gold for this year’s Governors Ball produced by Cheryl Checcetto’s Sequoia Events. Award-winning bartender Charles Joly designed the signature Emmy cocktail for the Governors Ball – The Hilhaven Lodge Fireside. He handed one to Colbert celebrating his successful night hosting The Emmy Award show at the Microsoft Theater. This special cocktail is made with The Hilhaven Lodge...

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Accidents in the Workplace: What Employers Should Do to Prevent Them

Share: Workplace accidents are an inevitable part of any business. Accidents, by strict definition, are situations that happen inadvertently. It’s practically impossible to avoid accidents with 100% certainty, but it doesn’t mean that they can’t be predicted and mitigated. Prevention, as they say, is better than cure. According to data from the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 4,836 deaths from workplace injuries in 2015. A lot of these fatalities could have been prevented if employers strictly implemented safety protocols. Preparation is the key to reducing the chances of accidents in the workplace. Employers have to be...

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