Most people during deadline season, especially the week before essays are due, hunker down in the library and forget about the outside world. I, on the other hand, take off on a weekend away and ignore all...
Both times I have been to Amsterdam it has rained, however during my trip in early January, the rain was accompanied by wind and fog. Although we had not been given the best weather for our city...
Antarctica is the coldest place on Earth and effectively uninhabited, but travellers are increasingly determined to visit this glacial continent, resulting in Antarctica’s tourism almost quadrupling in the last two decades. Antarctica can be reached...
The Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, are a natural phenomenon occurring in the Northern hemisphere, where glowing lights appear in the sky during the night usually in shades of green and blue. It is a rare, breathtaking...
“Yeah, you can go!” was not the kind of response I expected from my mother, who has been extremely strict ever since I was young, when I asked if I could go on a volunteering trip to a country...
By the time I was nine, I’d lived in five different houses and three different countries. Until my early teen years, my dad was in the army, living in one house until coming to university was a foreign concept...