Category : Travel

City breaks: Prague

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The city of Prague is found on any worthwhile interrailing itinerary but has also long been a popular destination for those looking for a city break in the cold winter months. The Czech capital has a rich cultural history, a thrilling nightlife and best of all, it is cheap enough … Read More

The Great Migration sweeps across Tanzania

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In June I went on the trip of a lifetime to the second largest continent in the world, the elephant ear-shaped landmass that is Africa. More specifically, the immense game reserves of Tanzania. Our first lodging was the Whistling Thorn Tented Camp on the edge of the Tarangire National Park … Read More

The Great Migration sweeps across Tanzania

3 years ago / 0 comments

In June I went on the trip of a lifetime to the second largest continent in the world, the elephant ear-shaped landmass that is Africa. More specifically, the immense game reserves of Tanzania. Our first lodging was the Whistling Thorn Tented Camp on the edge of the Tarangire National Park … Read More

A Spanish Year Abroad: Sun, Sand and Sangria

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With the beach, mountains and city centre all within 20 minutes from where I lived, Valencia was the perfect destination for my year abroad. Often overlooked as a tourist spot, despite being the third largest city in Spain, it is definitely underestimated due to the tough competition from Madrid and … Read More

A Journey Through Columbia

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Already thinking forward to next summer and proposing travelling to Latin America? Then make sure to visit Colombia; it’s the perfect place to start exploring the continent and a place to begin practicing your Spanish. If you’re not sure where to start, Bogotá, Cartagena and Medellin should be top of … Read More

“Guayaquil de mis amores” – Ecuador’s Hidden Beauty

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If you are willing to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, to the far side of South America you will find a little corner of the world that is home to 16 million people. Despite it being one of the more overlooked South American countries, Ecuador will surprise you with its … Read More

Paris On a Student Budget

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Paris is the diamond in the tiara of Western Europe, famous for its beautiful architecture, abundance of art, high fashion, romantic atmosphere, and mouth-watering food. Unfortunately for those of us with a tight student budget, it’s also notorious for its high prices. Here’s why you shouldn’t be put off. Trying … Read More

Stone Street Over Wall Street

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Everyone knows New York City, The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps. They could tell you about Fifth Avenue, Times Square, Broadway and every other attraction featured on a postcard on some cart at the side of the street selling trashy tourist merchandise. Undoubtedly, these are some of the … Read More

Luxembourg: Off the beaten track

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Few could say that Luxembourg is top of their list for a long weekend away, but after spending four days there I couldn’t recommend it more. Nestled between France, Germany and Belgium, Luxembourg hardly stands out on the map. In fact, it wasn’t even visible on my scratch-away map, much … Read More

Rotterdam vs Amsterdam

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The thing I miss most about Rotterdam is the remarkable Dutch architecture as soon as you leave the centre, positioned amongst tall luscious trees and flowers. Central Rotterdam is a beautifully-modern little metropolis, the first word that comes to mind is ‘shiny’. The small centre is jam-packed full of sleek, … Read More