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Member advice on being a magician

(+) It is entertaining for you and your audience (-) needs lot of practice, very addictive (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2004)

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1 Review

Member Advice On Free Cinema Tickets

(+) The chance to see, for free, films you might or might not ordinarily choose (-) Geographic restrictions (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2006)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Members advice on learning to drive

(+) The feeling of accomplishment at learning something new, the ultimate independence driving brings. (-) A difficult (and expensive) skill to master and failing a test can be quite hard to overcome. (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2005)

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8 reviews

Member Advice on Skiing

(+) Thrills spills parties and fun (-) Expensive if you're not careful (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2001)

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5 reviews

Clubbing in the 21st century

(+) The music, lights, company (-) High prices (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2001)

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12 reviews
Member Advice on Hobbies - Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving

(+) Fun for the family if you like Halloween. (-) Pointless if you don't like Halloween (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2010)

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1 Review

Trampolining Competitions

(+) Great fun! (-) Not everyone gets a medal every time. (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2003)

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3 reviews

Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle

(+) Keeps the old brain active, cheap entertainment (-) Can be very frustrating (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2002)

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5 reviews

Member Advice on Freelance writing for magazines.

(+) Got that of my chest (-) Not much to write abut in summer (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2003)

User reviews (5)

 
5 reviews
Member Advice on Hobbies - Collecting Postcards

Collecting Postcards

(+) Cheap hobby to start, educational, fun for all ages,easily available. (-) Can be time and space consuming! (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2006)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review
Member Advice on Hobbies - Ten Favourite True Crime Books

Ten Favourite True Crime Books

(+) Fascinating insights into the criminal mind (-) Some people might find the material disturbing (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2010)

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1 Review
Member Advice on Hobbies - How do you read your book - magazine - cereal packet?

How do you read your book - magazine - cereal packet?

(+) You can do it in a power cut (-) You can't do it whilst driving (especially the cereal packet) (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2006)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Restoring and Modernising A Vintage Bike

(+) Push-bikes - probably the last machine to still be understandable by the man in the street (-) Buying a new one could be cheaper! (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2009)

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1 Review

Member Advice on Getting Published

(+) Feels fantastic to see your work in print (-) A lot of hard work and you don't always get paid for it (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2008)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Members Advice on Hand Spinning of Wool

(+) It keeps tradition alive. (-) Costly to start. (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2003)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Member Advice on Running

(+) Keeps you fit and healthy (-) Might get a bit tired (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2004)

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7 reviews

Member Advise on Karate

(+) Self defence and keeping fit (-) can be quite expensive (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2003)

User reviews (3)

 
3 reviews
Member Advice on Hobbies - Making Your Own Advent Calendar

Making Your Own Advent Calendar

(+) nobody else will have an Advent calendar like yours, choose your own chocolate (-) it's really one for crafty people, takes a bit of time and effort (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2012)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Member Advice on Radio-Controlled Models

(+) Cheaper than flying/driving the real thing (-) Needs a lot of room! (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2004)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review
Member Advice on Hobbies - Xyron Personal Cutting Machine

Xyron Personal Cutting Machine

(+) its quick to cut, extras available from craft stores or online, quiet machine (-) There are none (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2007)

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1 Review

Translation of Songs (German - English)

(+) *lol* I hope you understand the translation. ^^ (-) If not you have to give me advices (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2006)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Sea angling - Safety and awareness

(+) Relaxing and excellent for your diet (If you catch). (-) Can be dangerous (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2005)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Members Advice on Lan Parties

(+) Fun (-) Choose the right people or the party can begin to smell (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2004)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Member Advice on Creating a Friendship Book

(+) Serving as phone and address book,getting to know each other better, FUN (-) None at all (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2005)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review
Member Advice on Hobbies - Member Advice On Bird Watching

Member Advice On Bird Watching

(+) A calm and serene way to spend a few moments. (-) None (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2009)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review
Member Advice on Hobbies - WWE Live events

WWE Live events

(+) Finally got to see the Heartbreak Kid, Shawn Michaels live!!! (-) A lot of rubbish matches. (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2006)

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1 Review

Member Advice on Cycling

(+) good aerobic exercise that all can partake in (-) Roads are simply not made for bikes (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2002)

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10 reviews

Member Advice on Biggen Hill Air Fare

(+) A brilliant day out (-) Quite expensive (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2002)

User reviews (1)

 
1 Review

Member Advice on Wicca

(+) Depends what you do it for (-) Not for everyone. Takes practice and patience. (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2001)

User reviews (5)

 
5 reviews

Member Advice on Cross Stitching

(+) Great fun, easy to learn, rewarding (-) Can be expensive, time consuming (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2001)

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15 reviews

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#It's a kind of magic# (Queen)

Advantages: It is entertaining for you and your audience
Disadvantages: needs lot of practice, very addictive

Right if you are expecting to know how David Blaine levitates or bring a pigeon back to life, er... don't read this. Yes I know how he does (because I does it as well), and no I won't tell you. And if I did, I'd have to kill you. And lets be honest, I'm ...

monsieur.Joda 11.02.2004 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Member advice on being a magician

The When, The Where & The How

Advantages: The chance to see, for free, films you might or might not ordinarily choose
Disadvantages: Geographic restrictions

Back in 2000 I was in the first year of my first degree at my first university and living away from home for the first time. Another first for me was a distinct lack of cash and for this reason I became a fiend for all things free. I'd never noticed it be ...

zoe_page 24.03.2006 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Member Advice On Free Cinema Tickets

Driving me MAD!

Advantages: The feeling of accomplishment at learning something new, the ultimate independence driving brings.
Disadvantages: A difficult (and expensive) skill to master and failing a test can be quite hard to overcome.

Failed attempts... This 'review' is more therapy for me than anything else as this week I failed my driving test a second time. This time, as with the last, my nerves got the better of me and bumping up a kerb as my manoeuvring skills (or lack of) wer ...

misspurple7 11.12.2013 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of Members advice on learning to drive

My Experience of Learning to Drive...

Advantages: Gets you from A to B. The independence! The freedom!
Disadvantages: People always want a lift! Can be a stressful task, learning to drive...

It's been a few weeks since I passed my driving test. It's been over a year since I first started learning. I didn't pass on my first attempt. I didn't pass on my second attempt. So as you can see it became quite a strenuous and stressful task, simply lea ...

e_coleuk 25.07.2005 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Members advice on learning to drive

An insider's view

Advantages: Lifetime skill
Disadvantages: minefield when looking for an instructor

My husband and I were both driving instructors and ran our own driving school from 1983 to 1994 - so I feel that I am in a position to provide some insight into the areas of concern that have been raised in the reviews that I have read about Driving Schoo ...

saulsmum 27.08.2006 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Members advice on learning to drive