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Douro 41 Hotel | Portugal

Douro River in Portugal is perhaps the most beautiful river in the Iberian Peninsula. Designed by Portuguese Architect Joćo Pedro Serōdio, Douro 41 Hotel is modern, cozy, intimate and has a sophisticated decor. The hotel offers two options of accommodation, suites as well as villas, ideal for families and groups of friends. From one to three bedrooms, the villas are fully equipped for complete autonomy and have terraces and private gardens. Both options have in common the breathtaking views of the river. Whilst staying at the hotel you can experience a number of activities: walking or all-terrain cycling, various water sports such as skiing, canoeing and jet skiing, and of course visiting the world famous Douro wine cellars.



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ONE CLICK | JEFF BEZOS AND THE RISE OF AMAZON.COM | Image

ONE CLICK | JEFF BEZOS AND THE RISE OF AMAZON.COM

Why has Amazon been so successful? Much of it has to do with Jeff Bezos, the CEO and founder. In the book "One Click" available from today, you“ll find out why Bezos decided to allow negative product reviews, how Amazon survived the dotcoms bust of the early 2000s, the company“s future ideas, and many of Bezos forward-looking insights and ruthless business sense. The book is written by veteran journalist Richard L. Brandt. Judging by Brandt“s previous work - "The G...
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SEABOARD BLOCK

Seaboard is an award winning music keyboard by Roli that“s taking musical expression to another level. Now the brand have presented the Seabord Block, a smaller more compact version of the bigger and more expensive Seaboard Rise. The Seaboard Block is intended to fit into a backpack and play music with synth apps running on your smartphone, it is essentially a MIDI controller with some unique touch-sensitive features. What’s really innovative about it is that it add...
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BUSHCRAFT 101

Survivalist expert Dave Canterbury, has released an indispensable guide for your outdoor travels - Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival. The valuable guide includes 10 chapters covering the basics of Bushcraft and skills that are necessary for survival, such as manufacturing needed tools and supplies, collecting and cooking food, protecting yourself from the elements, and what to pack in your survival kit to truly experience the beauty and ...
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