Hunting Down a Picture Perfect Panoramic of Any City

By Maria Allon As a self-confessed hoarder, I’ve collected holiday keepsakes since I can remember. From the garish blue Teletubby backpack five-year-old me bought with pocket money in Portugal, to the extensive collection of pencils that lives under my bed back at home, I can’t not bring a memento back from my adventures. That being…

An A-Z of Food and Drink Spots in Brum

By Maisie Ainsworth New to Birmingham, or been here for a while and looking for inspiration? Take a look at our complete A-Z of the best independent cafes and restaurants in the city. Including mostly student-budget friendly spots with a few treats in there too for when you’re feeling fancy! Check out @hellobirmingham on Instagram…

Trabajando en Madrid: ¿viviendo la vida loca o la vida ocupada?

Por Jessica Waugh-Bacchus Llevo los últimos tres meses trabajando en la redacción de una revista que ubicada en Madrid. Mi experiencia aquí en Madrid me ha enseñado mucho con respecto a los entresijos del estilo de vida en las oficinas españolas – cabe decir que la jornada en España va más allá de una siesta….

Une Journée à Genève : un petit guide

de Holly Hunt Du fait que j’étudie en France à l’université Grenoble Alpes, je profite de cette situation idéale pour me rendre assez facilement aux différentes villes et aux différents pays pour un week-end ou même juste pour une excursion d’une journée. En novembre, je suis partie en voyage avec des amis Erasmus pour passer…

P, 33, Linyi 临沂

Olivia Anne Halsall Shanghai 上海has three campuses all within 1 km of each other. Right in the middle of this toddler triangle sits a small hole-in-the-wall eatery (小吃店 xiǎo chī diàn) serving Jiaozi (饺子 jiǎo zǐ) – boiled dumplings stuffed with meat, spices and herbs, along with exotic sides such as knots of dried kelp…

Le Cinque Terre; come sfruttarle al massimo in un solo giorno!

di Jessica Repetti Avete già sentito parlare delle magiche viste panoramiche delle Cinque Terre? Oppure delle case deliziosamente colorate come se fossero arcobaleni? Avete per caso mai visto fotografie della focaccia Ligure che fanno venire l’acquolina in bocca? Se avete risposto sì a queste domande, è arrivato il momento di intraprendere una nuova avventura ed…

Three top tips for your year abroad in Paris

by Tiana Phillips I’m sure most students planning a year abroad will be familiar with the slightly daunting feeling of uncertainty leading up to their departure. For me, it’s almost a year on from those initial few months of stress and paperwork, and now I’m a mere three weeks away from the end of my…

A-Z: Deutschsprachige Orte

Von Marie Peters A – Augsburg. Eine bayrische Stadt wie ein Kindermärchen, das jede Deutsche kennt: Jim Knopf und Urmel wohnen hier!  B – Bremerhaven. Weil jeder Berlin und Bern kennt: Bremerhaven bietet das Nordseegefühl inklusive vieler Museen.  C – Cologne/Köln. Neben dem Kölner Dom gibt es auch den Kölner Karneval, den man jeden Februar feiern sollte!  D – Düsseldorf….

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…