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Monday, November 19, 2018

When in Rome

As a Classics student, I was overjoyed to be asked to chaperone forty-five 11-year-olds around Italy’s ancient sites. The school that I had worked...

Cultural Cock-Ups

All this sunshine is making me so confused. I mean, I am in Scotland, it is April; I am still supposed to be walking...

Paris en Printemps

As a former resident, I found showing a friend around the famous city to be the perfect Parisian visit. In just three nights we...

Easter Ideas: Loch Lomond

Staying in the country for Spring Break and looking for a day trip away? Why not visit the bonnie banks o’ Loch Lomond? Situated...

A Traveller’s Troubles

It is a beautiful day in early May, and we are driving through the meandering roads of Fife, surrounded by rolling fields glistening in...

Cold Mountain(s)

After the success of my last Scottish-trekking-adventure, during which we managed to forget all warm clothes and useful camping equipment, I decided to embark...

Itchy Feet: Exploring Amsterdam

It’s barely midnight, it’s freezing outside, but inside there’s only happiness and the smell of marijuana as a local helps you figure out the...

In Pursuit of Peace

Last year, I worked in Israel with one of the country’s leading left-wing pressure groups; Peace Now. I spent August working between their offices...

Jonathan Bucks Races 2 Barcelona

"Hitch hiking and charities: it’s all just a bit 1980s, isn’t it?" I couldn’t help but agree with the chubby East Coast duty officer...

Inter-Semester 2012: Where to go?

Students of St Andrews, why not pack your bags and go some place you have never been? It is an exciting alternative to making...