Whilst there are many reasons why people travel, for me personally, many of my travel experiences have been centred around food. Whether it be fond memories of developing a slight obsession with ‘Gateau Basque’ or ‘Basque cake’, a hybrid between...
In answer to the question ‘why do people travel for history?’ I would argue the answer to be ‘why do people travel at all?’ It is impossible to fully appreciate a new place without first recognising the significance of its...
The Latin American metropolis of Buenos Aires is fast becoming a go-to place to visit.  The shaky Argentinian economy has led to a push in expanding their tourist industry and thus this is a destination which has only really...
In the era of Google Maps and smartphones, we often turn to the convenience of digital maps in our phone apps to navigate our way through our travels. Of course there is always the good old trusty physical maps...
Languages are hard. We here in the English speaking world enjoy a certain amount of linguistic privilege in this respect. The language we speak is, in comparison to others, easy to learn and, as a result, spreading around the...
We’ve all sat in the library daydreaming about being somewhere warmer, somewhere sunnier, being literally anywhere else in the world apart from that concrete prison. Finally, the day comes when you’ve convinced your mates to take a trip with...