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The best UK destinations for the Easter break

Liverpool The maritime city of Liverpool, under an hour’s train ride west of Manchester, makes for a great day trip this Easter. Whilst ...

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Top 3 Euro destinations for student savings

Madrid, Spain Spain’s central capital is a gorgeous affair of stylish boulevards, lively public plazas, and refined, open green spaces. Expansive parks like ...

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Could you be an au pair this summer?

By the time you reach university, the novelty of the lengthy summer holidays begins to wear off. You get a little tired ...

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The best UK destinations for the Easter break

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 1
Photo: Jack Greeney

Top 3 Euro destinations for student savings

Posted on Mar 14, 2017 2
Photo: Lauren Valentine

Could you be an au pair this summer?

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 3
Photo: damiavos @Flickr

The best UK destinations for the Easter break

Jack Greeney takes a look at some of the greatest places to visit a little closer to home over the Easter break period, so get planning your trips now

Photo: Jack Greeney

Top 3 Euro destinations for student savings

With Easter and summer coming up, we take a look at three European destinations that are perfect to visit with your student ID to get the best discounts

Photo: Lauren Valentine

Could you be an au pair this summer?

Get paid to travel, build relationships, and develop your skills by working as an au pair — a definite option for your summer plans

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Paris: Exploring the city of love

If I asked you to name the most romantic place on earth, there is one city which eclipses all others — Paris. So where better to visit for those romantic special occasions?

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Experiencing China at Tsinghua University

Jack Greeney describes his experiences studying abroad in China over summer, and urges everyone to take opportunities offered by the university

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Travelling solo

Thinking about travelling by yourself this summer? We’ve got some tips on how to stay safe, and make it an unforgettable experience

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Climbing Mount Fuji overnight

Jack Greeney talks about travelling around Japan, climbing to the top of Mount Fuji, and what not to wear

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Get away for a weekend

Feeling blue about being stuck in Manchester? Why not book yourself a weekend away; here’s some tips on how to make it as cheap as possible

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Happy holidays – where to get away this winter

Dashing through the snow? Here’s some top travel tips to ensure you have the happiest holidays this Christmas

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The lessons learnt from Jailbreak

30 hours. No money. How far can you go?

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On the move: Day trips around Manchester

We’re not in Manchester anymore… Here’s a short list of some fantastic places to visit on day trips or weekends away that give you a taste of life outside of Manchester (and great food is guaranteed!)

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Studying abroad in America

After studying abroad in the United States for the year, Miranda Bunnis learned how to share a room, tailgate, and all about the bizarre American rules