Overseas Escapades

A guide to travelling Southeast Asia

In 2015, I left the UK to spend a year teaching English in Malaysia and travelling around the wondrous and, at times, bizarre place that is Southeast Asia. As a note, a certain breed of backpackers have created something of a bad reputation in...

Ellen’s guide to travelling solo

Through a series of happy accidents, I found myself travelling alone through Italy last summer.  Although a daunting prospect, the challenges of travelling fully independently made the trip an incredible experience full of excitement, self-growth...

A road trip from the US to Canada: living the dream

For most students, a North American road trip, no matter how big or small, is as dream-worthy as any exotic holiday. But where to start? There are always the glittering beaches of the West Coast where you can live out your Surfin’ USA fantasies....

The Student Newspaper 2016