Being A First Year

I am a self proclaimed fresher/first year who doesn’t drink (much) or party. Many of you will probably think I’m a wet drip (which is quite possibly true). However, there will be a small collective who like me, don’t drink or party.  I hated freshers week. For me, drinking isn’t a priority. Everyone getting extremely drunk and waking me up wasn’t exactly brilliant. For me the fun started when I got into the swing of uni. So I figured I’d give some tips on how to be a fresher (the non partying style): Everyone is in the same boat. It’s…

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10 Travel Tips For Your Gap Year

Now that A-Level results are out, many of you will be thinking about perhaps taking gap year before you continue with your education. TruTravels is a leading travel company for students wanting to explore ad discover whilst still staying safe during their gap year. TruTravels’ Founder Mark Pope has some advice on how to stay safe whilst travelling, and stop your parents from worrying about your safety.1. Start with a tour:“Give your mum the reassurance that your first week travelling will be in the hands of the professionals. You can learn all the tips and tricks of how to stay…

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