How to spend your summer
It’s a little bit ridiculous how much time we get off in the summer months. Kitty Treverton Jones gives you a guide to the variety of things you can do to occupy your time
Cocaine, cartels and corruption
Planning on going travelling in South America? Hetty Dillon shares her experience of living in Colombia and shows how there is so much more to the country than the things it is famous for
From Manchester to Marrakech
Wanting to take a break from the Manchester drizzle? Josepha Griffin Parry recommends loosing yourself in the souks of Marrakech
“My Super Summer in the States”
Dreading being stuck at home for three stifling months? Take a tip from Manchester student Mark Woodward and go stateside, even with little $, by volunteering as a Camp Leader.
Humans of UoM: Asha
“Don’t make me sound like a bitch: I’ll kill you.” Robert Firth speaks to student Asha about English guys, interrail twats and peeing herself
Briefly Exploring Chester
This week Robert Firth ventures beyond Manchester and finds himself bored in Chester
Let’s visit… Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Looking for a day trip from Manchester? Beautiful Hebden Bridge is a great place to start
Study Abroad Report: Beijing
Marina Garvey-Birch is studying abroad in Beijing, learning Chinese in a city of over 20 million people. Now a few months into her exchange, she’s settling into a Chinese lifestyle of early starts, tempting food, and everything done differently…
The L.A complex
Sophie on the diverse range of travellers she met on her journey across Latin America
The American Adventure
Ciara Kavanagh on her experience as part of BUNAC’s Work America program
Travel: Gardens of Versailles
Our elusive traveller ‘Pip Squeak’ on his stay in the picturesque Gardens of Versailles
Travel: Unknown Festival
ANOTHER festival in Croatia? Joe Hand gives his verdict on Warehouse Project’s Unknown.
Travel Guide: Barcelona
Beth Currall reports back on her late summer break in Spain’s second largest city.
Top 5: Travel Films
Parizad Mangi gives us her top 5 films that’ll make you long for next summer!
Thailand: a cultural paradise
Thomas Oriel’s love letter to the South East Asian destination
Faye Parr takes us through two of the UK’s best Valentine’s break destinations.