Category: Living Abroad

Kensington Gardens

Awesome things to do in London for free

It’s one of the most fascinating cities in the world, but the top attractions can cost a pretty penny. So, what can you do in London for free? Jill is...

Student Guide: Glasgow Gallery Of Modern Art, Glasgow

Student guide: art galleries of the North

Cindy from Myanmar, shares with us her favourite art galleries worth exploring in Northern England and Scotland. She studied an Art and Design Foundation with INTO Manchester, in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.  Manchester...

New Forest wild horses

7 best day trips out of London

London is one of the most amazing places in the world to live and study, but taking trips outside of London to see the countryside helps make memories for a lifetime. As a...

Food firsts: the verdict on hot cross buns

Easter has crept up on us so quickly, that there almost hasn’t been enough time to buy chocolate eggs! Almost…  However, we did find time to conduct another taste test...

What is interning at Microsoft really like?

Stefaniia from Russia was fortunate enough to intern at Microsoft.  Now settled into her role at the computing industry giant, she gives us an account of what it’s really like to work...

In celebration: inspirational women of the world

Everyday we see inspirational women from around the world being recognised for their achievements – and we love it! In celebration to International Women’s Day, we take a look at three women who...

Getting a book off the shelf

5 ways to easily boost your English skills

You’ve taken the first big step to study abroad, but to make the most of your time you need to practice your English skills outside of lessons as much as possible....