Top 5 beer gardens – Leeds edition!

It’s mid-May. Exam season is nearly over, assessments have been handed in and the sun is shining…so what’s the best way to chill out with your mates? That’s right, head out to your favourite beer gardens! Here’s our top five spots to enjoy a drink and catch some rays (Leeds style!).  Belgrave Music Hall and Canteen Belgrave has a rooftop terrace that’s open all year round, and is filled with stylish and chilled seating areas for you and your mates. The venue boasts two bars, two kitchens, free WiFi and a 300 capacity event space too. Enjoy a beer or…

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Top 10 Places to Live in the UK

We all want to be somewhere affordable, somewhere safe and, most importantly, somewhere we can be happy. Whether we realise it or not, these factors are running through our heads as we choose where we wish to go to uni and then again once we’ve graduated. We all want a high quality of life.Price comparison site, uSwitch has put together a ranking of places to live in the UK so we can now see where exactly people have the highest quality of life.The uSwitch study looked at 138 cities throughout the UK, assessing them for 26 different factors including salaries, working hours, life expectancy and…

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Top 10 Free Tourist Hotspots in London

It can be hard to know where to start when you visit London. With so many sights to see, you’re spoilt for choice.To make sure you don’t blow your student loan straight away, we’ve compiled the top 10 tourist hotspots in London, and guess what? They are all free.Let’s take a look at the top 10 tourist hotspots and see what makes them worth a visit.*Natural History Museum This free attraction is a national treasure, and with good reason. The National History Museum houses an impressive collection of over 80 million life and earth science specimens.The museum is world-renowned for…

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London: A daily journey from darkness to light.

 To some of you, the idea of reviewing a City may seem odd. How can you review a City in the same way as a book, album, film, or piece of artwork. In my opinion the City of London is artwork in itself. Even though London is the subject of this article, I am not aiming to discuss it as a  travel destination but encourage you as the readers to  “review” the city, notice something else about it, to look beyond it being a famous attraction…   Recently, I went on a little stroll around the Southwark area of London…

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Holiday Review: Bosnian Delights

The sound of cannon fire rips through the city. The chatter stops, and people sitting in cafés look at each other with worried expressions. Then, from the top of the minarets, Arabic singing fills the streets. It’s Ramadan in Mostar, and the daily fast has come to an end. Buried in the mountains, the medieval city of Mostar is one of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s hidden gems. Built by the Ottomans in the fifteenth and sixteenth century, Mostar, with growing renown, has become a haven for travellers from across the world. Whilst its old Turkish houses and narrow cobbled streets draw…

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