Travel

Christmas markets around the world

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With Christmas rapidly approaching, you may be wondering what to do during this time of year. Especially when you are loath to leave the house, and would rather just stay indoors...

Dublin at Christmas

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If you’re a Christmas fanatic like me, then Dublin is the perfect December destination. This is a place that does Christmas right. Trying to avoid the festivities is as...

How is Christmas celebrated around the world?

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! But does Christmas look the same across the globe? We asked people to investigate how six different countries celebrate at this...

Windermere Sunrise

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Who better than Leslie Deng to talk about the nation's favourite body of water...

Vrai ou faux? Surviving life in Paris 

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Three months into my life in Paris, and I’m still constantly surprised by how different Parisian life is to what you see in tourist brochures. Whilst I didn’t exactly believe...

Winter Activity Destinations

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Winter is just around the corner, which means snowball fights, snow angels and catching snowflakes. Whether we get snow or not here in Newcastle this year, there are places just a...

The risks of mindful tourism

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We all assume that volunteering abroad, whether it be to help locals or the environment, is extremely beneficial to everyone involved. The tourist gains valuable experience, can...

Travelling when you’re young

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“You won’t have time to travel after you start working, so travel now!” This is the advice that has been hammered into my head ever since I started university. I sigh...

The Alpujarras

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The Alpujarras is a small, mountainous region in the far south of Spain, known for its natural beauty and cured meats. If you’d like to visit this place, there’s a few things...

Where the wild things are

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Wildlife is one of the top reasons I love travelling. There is, of course, the lure of delicious foods, fascinating culture and the chance to try out new thing but ultimately,...