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The art of the weekender bag

Whether it’s returning home or visiting a friend or indulging in a weekend away, packing efficiently is a skill that will well ...

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An unconventional gap year

Aisha Rodriguez is an environmental consultant embarking on a journey of a lifetime to Kenya. She has taken a six month sabbatical ...

Photo: Calypso April

Art on exchange: Copenhagen’s best exhibitions in 2017

I arrived in Copenhagen in mid-August, which I was thrilled to find landed me in the middle of Copenhagen Art Week 2017. Not ...

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The art of the weekender bag

Posted on Feb 1, 2018 1
Photo: Aisha Rodriguez

An unconventional gap year

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 2
Photo: Calypso April

Art on exchange: Copenhagen’s best exhibitions in 2017

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 3
Photo: Free-Photos @ Flickr

The art of the weekender bag

Using these simple tips, you’ll be on your way to a lighter bag and an easier journey

Photo: Aisha Rodriguez

An unconventional gap year

Aisha Rodriguez discusses how you could get involved with ICS, a government-funded programme, which aims to meaningfully help developing countries

Photo: Calypso April

Art on exchange: Copenhagen’s best exhibitions in 2017

Calypso April, a student abroad, talks of her experiences in Copenhagen’s thriving art scene

Photo: Aisha Al-Janabi @ Mancunion

Travel Story: Sarajevo’s tin can

Aisha Al-Janabi reveals why Bosnia is a country worth visiting

Photo: Sophia Macpherson

Travel story: a day in Brooklyn

Sophia Macpherson goes on an adventure in the trendiest part of The Big Apple

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3 travel magazines to feed your wander lust

Sophia Macpherson details the most stylish of the independent travel magazines to fawn over

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Lisbon – a must-see city

Ideal for students on a budget, this affordable city has something for everyone with its modern vibe but deep and detailed history


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Avoiding the study abroad blues

Returning from a year abroad? James Johnson talks you through falling back in love with Manchester

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Travel story: Flamenco in Andalusia, Spain

Sophia Macpherson recounts how she fell in love with Spain’s flamenco dance

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Take a break without breaking the bank

Megan Ritchie gives some useful tips on planning your next weekend getaway for less than you might expect

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Travel Story: Mexico City

Sophia Macpherson describes her experiences during the recent earthquake in Mexico

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Manchester’s hidden gems

Greater Manchester is a unique mix of great neighbourhoods to explore. James Johnson discusses why you should consider taking your next trip outside of the city centre.