Be Happy

by Jelena Ilic Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Be Happy This time I wanted to share with you a story that I personally find very inspiring. I know that many of you will ask me afterwards, “Isn't it sending a totally opposite message of what you have been telling us all the time?” It is not, and it is very important for you to understand that. You will always hear me saying that we should step out from our comfort zone, and use smartly each second of our lives, that ...
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Athens in a Few Hours

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Travel and Leisure, Self Improvement
Athens! What a city! Its long, fascinating history, starts from the first settlement in the Neolithic age, has its culmination in the 5th Century BC in the “Golden Age of Pericles”, suffers occupation of a multitude  of conquerors over the years, and in 1834, it becomes the capital of the modern Greek state. A large part of the town’s historic center has been converted into 3 km long pedestrian zone, which makes it the longest in Europe. It was also one of ...
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Memory Card Technique for Learning Foreign Languages

by Jelena Ilic Self Improvement, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
This time I will show you how to use my memory card technique for learning foreign languages. I started using it while I was still at the University. We were supposed to memorize huge sentences in Latin and ancient Italian language, and as long as they were written on paper in some kind of logical order I somehow managed to reproduce them. However, as soon as I tried to reach them individually, without context, it became much more difficult. Then I started using ...
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Language Learning Tips – Words

by Jelena Ilic Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
Talking to my friends who would like to engage with me in some sort of online business, I often encounter their lack of knowledge or insufficient knowledge of the English language, as an obstacle. The opportunities that a global world market can offer are far greater than any local and national ones, and therefore using English for work, for me was a logical choice. Furthermore, the system I have chosen to get the necessary knowledge and experience for this job, ...
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Merano in a Few Hours

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure
Here we are again on our track of meeting new towns and places that will leave an impact on our lives and enrich our memories. We are still in Italy, but this time in its northern part, in South Tyrol. If you need a healthy break instead of the standard Italian visiting of museums and churches, Merano can be the right choice for you. Although surrounded by snowy peaks that reach even 10,000 feet, this well-known alpine ski resort, also called ...
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Fear of Change

by Jelena Ilic Internet and Businesses Online, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement
The more time I spend on the Internet communicating with people and talking to my closest friends, the bigger is my need to write a few lines about a terrible phenomenon that is deeply rooted in our society, called indecision, indifference and lethargy. We all face problems and ours are always both the biggest and the most terrifying. There are people who, when they encounter a problem, do their best to solve it, and those ones who will keep complaining about it, no matter ...
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Belgrade in a Few Hours

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Travel and Leisure, Self Improvement
The New Year is approaching and although there are hundreds of cities I have visited, waiting to be shared with you, somehow for this special occasion, Belgrade, my hometown, has imposed itself, as a special gift. So many times destroyed and always raised even more beautiful, Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, is a city of rich history, but also of fantastic nightlife and of gorgeous women. Although I could write about it for hours, I will stick to the original idea of ...
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Your Life Is Your Choice

by Jelena Ilic Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Your life is your choiceThe New Year is approaching and we all tend to analyze the previous year and to promise ourselves different wonders and impeccable behavior. Unfortunately, this mood usually lasts just for the first few days and then we all return to our usual habits and weaknesses. Then why are we so excited? Why do we blindly repeat this every year? Simply because the feeling, while visualizing them, is so good. Still, all it takes to accomplish them ...
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Trento in a Few Hours

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure
Trento in a Few Hours Trento in a Few Hours? No problem! :) If you are lucky enough to have a chance to spend a few hours in this quiet town full of hidden treasures, you will be able to see them all, but also to enjoy and admire its unique peace and beauty. The city center is small, so you can finish your walking tour quite quickly, and then spend time enjoying its cafes, shops and parks nearby. ITINERARY: 1.    La Piazza del Duomo 2.    ...
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Trieste in a Few Hours

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure
I understood that I had visited so many cities and places, when my Facebook started going crazy, trying to count my check-ins. :) Being very passionate about travelling, I always prepare all my trips well in advance and spend a lot of time doing it. Hundreds of those itineraries will be available for you, here, on my website. You can have them with you during your trip, and follow the points as listed, relaxed and confident that you will see all ...
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Venice in a Few Hours

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure
Although it is unlikely that you will just show up in Venice, without planning your trip beforehand, very often you will still have only a few hours available to visit it. Based on 10 to 20 top sights suggested by different internet pages, and on their position on the map, I have created an itinerary that could save you some time and deprive you of foot injuries. Follow it and enjoy your stay, without being afraid that you will miss ...
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Verona in a few hours!

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Internet and Businesses Online, Travel and Leisure
Ah, Verona! City of romance and love! It is wonderful to spend a few days there, strolling around and inhaling the spirit of Shakespeare's endless love. But what if you have just a few hours to do that? It happens so often that we come to a place we really want to get to know better, but we have either very limited time or simply do not know where to start… In order to avoid future regrets, I will offer you my ...
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How to Get the Most Out of Your Visit to...

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Travel and Leisure, Self Improvement
If you are going to visit a city and you have a bit limited time for it, I suggest that you dedicate just a few minutes before your trip in order to organize it in the best possible way. Thus, you will not find yourself in a position to regret afterwards the missed opportunity of seeing something beautiful. In your favorite browser, search for the top 10 or 20 sights or attractions to visit in that particular place. You can make ...
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How To Organize Your Photos Smartly

by Jelena Ilic Arts and Entertainment, Computers and Technology, Travel and Leisure
If you are also a travel addict, you most likely have thousands of photos on your computer, waiting to be arranged or even printed one day. However, that day never comes. Here are some useful tips on how to resolve that problem once for all. As soon as you get back home, dedicate just 10 minutes of your time to put them onto your computer in a separate folder that you will mark with YYYYMMDD number first, and then you can ...
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