Food Review: COSMO

Cosmo is a restaurant chain which I think is seriously under-rated. It’s one of those places that I first discovered with my friends as a late teen and just keep going back to. When Cosmo asked me to come along to review their menu, I jumped at the chance! After my visit last Saturday, I can guarantee that their selection is as delicious as ever and unlike anything you’ve tasted before! For those not in the know, Cosmo describes itself as an Authentic World Kitchen. They prepare dishes from all around the world and present them in Live Cooking Stations, meaning…

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Mixing it up Caribbean style….with Turtle Bay.

It’s been a little while since I last wrote for Student Wire, but I’m back. With a good placement year under my belt and the end of final year looming, you can imagine my joy at hearing an invite to Turtle Bay’s VIP Cocktail Masterclass had my name on it. The perfect way to kick back and forget university stress is definitely a fun night like this…I’d never been to Turtle Bay before, just always admired the sparkly lights and bright colours on my daily walk into work. It’s predecessor being an O’Neill surf-shop, it’s nice to see this building hasn’t…

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Top 5 Things to do In Huddersfield

Huddersfield is a great place but doesn’t always receive the attention it deserves. If you’re planning on heading down, here are 5 things you should definitely check out.Castle HillThis has been by far one of my favourite places and a very popular place to visit in Huddersfield. Castle Hill is located near Newsome village, approximately 10 minutes drive from the centre. The Hill dates back 4000 years and is known for its Victoria Tower. It’s a beautiful place to walk, have a warm drink and simply enjoy the beautiful view. The Victoria Tower is usually open to explore (small admission fee of £1.85)….

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8 Reasons To Travel Abroad

Every year, thousands of us Brits like to travel abroad. Whether you enjoy the sun or the snow, hiking or sunbathing, exploring or staying by the pool, there are so many reason why we love to travel. Just in case you need more reasons to go on holiday this year, here are the reasons that we love to travel abroad.1. FoodForeign food is great! We all love a good takeaway of curry or a bowl of paella but nothing beats authentic foreign meals. Nobody knows how to cook your favourite meals better than the people who created them! But why…

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Valentine’s Date Night Ideas

Now that Christmas is over the next thing on our minds is, of course, Valentine’s Day. Soon the shops will be awash with every heart themed item imaginable, more pink foiled chocolates than you know what to do with post-Christmas and sparkling diamonds. Not to mention restaurant emails pinging in your inbox every five minutes promising to offer you the meal of a lifetime with 2 course and a bottle of bubbly.  Because love is about flash gifts to show your partner how much you love them, right? Wrong. Valentine’s isn’t just about spending time with that special someone or…

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