In a bustling, diverse city such as London, there’s always somewhere new to explore; a new hidden gem to discover. But some places just get it so right, they deserve to be visited more than just once. Check out these six food and drink spots in London that every student should know. You’ll be adding them […]Read more >
Festival season is perhaps one of the most hotly anticipated times of the year for students, who are looking for the perfect excuse to leave their exam stress behind and let loose with good music and friends. But with ticket prices rising almost 90% in the last five years, some festivals can add up to […]Read more >
Earlier this month, The Guardian published an article explaining why Dutch students tend to get the best out of student life. While this is partly down to their course schedule; the structure of their higher education and the relaxed approach of the Netherlands, it’s a lot more to do with how Dutch students spend their […]Read more >
With the London Marathon coming up everybody’s feeling inspired and the New Year’s Resolution late gym bloomers are getting fit for summer. But if you’re a student who doesn’t want to choose between a weekly food budget and a hefty gym membership, it isn’t so easy. Especially with the student lifestyle, you don’t want to […]Read more >
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