Archive for April, 2011

Top ten TV shows

Top ten TV shows

Top ten TV shows

The TV is nowadays a very important factor in our everyday life, the people watching more TV than ever before. Recent studies show that the average time spent by members of a U.S. household in front of the TV is around eight hours. The TV shows usually attract more viewers than any other programs, and the most successful TV shows always register high peaks of viewing rate.

Taking into consideration the audience share, popularity  and their importance in the world of television the top ten TV shows of all time are: (more…)

Top ten most expensive cities

Top ten most expensive cities

Top ten most expensive cities

We all have the impression that we live in a very expensive city, but is it really true? Did you ever wonder which are the most expensive cities to live in? Now you can find the answer to these questions.

It’s not easy to make a top ten most expensive cities because there are many factors to take into consideration, but there some cities that are renowned for how much the everyday life costs.

The most important aspects considered include the average monthly rent in the city, the cost of eating out and the cost of transportation. (more…)

North pole ice melting

North Pole ice melting

North Pole ice melting

In the last two decades the scientists have repeatedly drew attention over the danger of North Pole ice melting. Several surveys were conducted during this time and each one appears to confirm the inevitably ice melting in the North Pole area.

At first the figures were not so disturbing showing just a small acceleration in the melting process, with some solid consequences in one or two centuries. This created the illusion that the ice cap melting is not a serious threat and could even be prevented with drastic short-term actions. (more…)

Top ten European weekend destinations

Top ten European weekend destinations

Top ten European weekend destinations

The economic crisis that affected the whole world in the past few years also put a mark on the travel industry. The number of tourists has decreased for all types of destinations just as the funds available for vacations.

Under these economic circumstances many individuals compromise and change the one-week or two-week holiday with one or two weekend vacations. The weekend destinations should be close so the traveling time to get there to be as short as possible. This is the main reason that makes the European continent very attractive for weekend city breaks. (more…)

Top ten soccer players – Part 1

Top ten soccer players – Part 1

Top ten soccer players – Part 1

Undoubtedly soccer is the most popular sport on the planet. Each World Cup Final sets a new record of audience with hundreds of millions of people watching it live on television. Throughout the one hundred years recorded history of soccer, many players were noted as exceptional all of them becoming representative personalities of this sport.

Choosing only ten top soccer players its quite hard, but each one has a special place in the history of soccer. Any top ten of all time football players is submitted to subjectivity and the most difficult part is to establish a correct order so we will use only chronological order. (more…)