On 25th January, people all around the world will be celebrating Chinese New Year – 2020 is the Year of the Rat. But it’s not just China that hosts incredible festivities to mark the start of a new lunar year. It’s worldwide. So we’re giving you the lowdown on some Read more…
Travelling during term time at university doesn’t always work out how you imagine. It could be hard being drowned by essays and readings, especially when the travel bug has got you bad. But I’m here to show you it can be done! I’ve been studying in London this last summer and on my weekends I’ve spent my time travelling the United Kingdom and Europe. (more…)
Hello, my name is Summer Kailani, and I’m a college student from sunny Southern California. During the school year I study at the University of California Berkeley. But this summer I made the exciting decision to step outside of my comfort zone (and country), to study abroad at Birkbeck University in the heart of London. (more…)
Around the world you’ll find many many Pride festivals, each with varying parades, exhibitions and parties taking place. And with decades under their belt for some of the festivals, it’s hard to know which city does it best. So we’ve compiled this list with some of our absolute favourite cities across the globe to celebrate Pride. (more…)
It’s Oscar season, and there’s no better way to fuel your wanderlust than seeing some of the best destinations in the world on the big screen! Why not let this year’s nominees for Best Picture inspire your next adventure? We’ve put together a list of all the travel-worthy destinations from the best movies of the year:
Summer is dawning on London which will come as a blessing to most. There are those of us though with pale skin looking to avoid a sunburn and others who are looking to replace the messy affairs and sticky floors of London’s famous pub-crawls with something a bit more cerebral. Do not fear, safe haven can be found in the many historical museums which litter the city of London, with free entry!
Be different and visit the motherland of the world; Africa. With some of the most unique and rare creatures to stunning expansive landscapes; there’s no other place to discover the wonders of the world than in the world’s second biggest continent. Here at StudentUniverse we have devised a list of the most enchanting places to visit in Africa. So get your passport ready.
London is one of the most amazing cities in the world filled with culture, people and history but it is notoriously bad for your student budget. Especially when you are an international student, it’s hard to know what’s a good deal and what’s a waste of money. In a foreign city with so much going on, managing finances can be overwhelming. Here are a few tips for international students that could help you live the London lifestyle without the ridiculous price tag.