Julia

By Roseanna Conway In an attempt to become an integrated madrileña in the golden metropolis of Spain’s capital city, I have taken great pleasure in the act of exploring this exciting and fascinating city, while living and working here this year as part of my degree course. I have very much enjoyed spontaneously roaming the…

Travelling and Studying Abroad

By Léa Saltet Deciding to study abroad, one of the best choices I’ve made in my life to spend a whole academic year abroad is an opportunity that everybody should seize, and in this article, I’ll tell you my own experience which, I hope, will make you want to study in another country as well….

48 hours in Stockholm

By Zoe Lumsden Frosty winter weather is well and truly here but despite chilly temperatures, winter can still be one of the most magical times of year to travel. Here’s a look at Sweden’s charming capital, Stockholm, for some Scandinavian winter explorations… This delightful port city is all about the water.  The city is made…

Sri Lanka volunteering

By Charlotte Griffin Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to take part in the advanced mental health programme run by SLV.Global. This consisted of five weeks of learning, service and travel based in beautiful Sri Lanka. SLV.Global offers psychology work experience for students struggling to find placements in the UK, while supporting Sri Lankan…

Argentina: Myths and Truths

By Katie Macdonald Thinking of travelling to Argentina? Not sure what to expect? In the UK we seem to know very little about this country, especially in terms of safety and how welcoming they are to British travellers. I believe we have unfairly exaggerated a lot of our negative ideas about Argentina. My first day…

Québec by road

By Eleanor Williams Québec isn’t well advertised outside the region itself, but it’s definitely a road-tripper’s paradise as far as variety goes, the ultimate road-trip starts off from Québec City itself; hire a car from discount rentals and drive yourself down to the Charlevoix region. The drive itself is pretty straightforward, there’s a motorway which…