How to prepare for travelling

  Have you bagged some fun in the sun, or perhaps taking a gap-year? Whatever you have planned, it can be tricky to get it right the first-time round. Of course, everybody loves spontaneity; yet when it comes to travelling, planning ahead can save you a great deal of time and money. This doesn’t mean planning every little detail before you go, but instead means you’re a little more prepared for adjusting to travel mode. Have you got the right jabs? If you’re travelling outside of Europe, this is one of the most important things to ask yourself before going…

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INSTAX – Lomo’Instant Automat Review

Summer is over, and everyone is back to reality. I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to document my summer with the summer edition “Lomo’Instant Automat Cabo Verde” Polaroid camera.   Lomography were thrilled to introduce the summer edition Lomo’Instant Automat Cabo Verde. This is the first new edition of the Lomo’Instant Automat since it burst onto the photography scene last year. – But its not just a summer fling, Instax have created an all year round product. This compact camera takes Fuji Instax Mini film and automatically adjusts shutter speed, aperture and flash output for perfectly exposed snaps in any…

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The Hunt Guides – Review

Whether the plan is a gap year, a summer road trip or a multi-country backpacking adventure, The HUNT Guides Boxed Sets will provide local insight and flavor to any trip.   I was lucky enough to get sent these pocked guides to review. I have a personal interest in travelling, and was very excited to receive these and have a good look. As summer has just ended and students are about to get back to university life, it might be exciting to get planning next years summer (so its the best one yet!). The Hunt guides are aimed to give…

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Here’s How To Save Money On Your Summer Holiday

Your exams are done, all coursework has been handed in and the prospect of a jam-packed social calendar for summer ahead. Except there’s just one problem. You’re skint. Yep, we’ve all been there as we anxiously input our pin number and felt the dread wash over us as we patiently wait for our bank balance to reveal itself on our banking app. When you’re bogged down by uni work, saying yes to every social opportunity presented to you for the summer period seems a good idea. Holiday? Yes please! Festival? Oh, go on then! Visit to a uni friend’s hometown?…

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Summer Holiday on a Student Budget

You’ve made it to the end of the University year, which probably means you have just gone through a few weeks of intense exams, essays, presentations and all the fun stuff that comes with gaining a degree. Summer is here and it’s time to celebrate with all the new friends you’ve made… but there’s just one problem… With the last installment of your student loan a distant memory; you may all be facing a very tight budget. If the balance is that low, of course my advice is: do not spend what little you do have on a big holiday!…

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