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Saturday, November 17, 2018


Ever thought you’d be able to recite the rules of netball in Danish? Neither did Isobel Turner. However, after 5 months living in Copenhagen, she has more than a few stories to tell…

Trains, Planes and Automobiles: a Christmas Ferry-tale

Susann Landefeld on her epic journey home, through chaotic snowy conditions, from Scotland to Germany…

Where to go this January?

Discover hidden parts of France, get an insight into Northern Africa, have tea with a Welsh community in Argentina or sunbathe on a beach in Spain. Mhairi Roberts on where to go in the Intersemester Break

“Las Cañadas”: living in the ‘Cloud Forests’ of Mexico

Francesca Vaghi goes back to basics in the Mexican rainforest and learns a radically eco-friendly way of life...

A Croatian State of Mind

Fiona Raleigh journeys through Eastern Europe on Albanian buses and rickety taxis, as she discovers more about the new Europe

A couple of hundred words on travel

By Ben Dunant Travel is an exciting, formative and (although I use the word cautiously) enlightening experience. It is about meeting people and seeing places...

Duty free at last?

By Adman Boggon At 2408m, the Port d’Envalira at the northern entrance to Andorra is a royal pain in the ass to cycle over. Yet...

Cultural Cockups

By Francesca Vaghi In Social Anthropology, one of the first lessons I got taught was that cultures are diverse. This does not only apply for...

Oh, the places you’ll go

Susann Landefeld previews life after St Andrews

Arabian Days

Jan Hagedorn on the incidents of complete cultural immersion