Social media sends students around the world in 14 days
On Sunday, three London-based students will be setting off on a unique round-the-world trip. The students at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance are embarking on their adventure with no budget, nowhere to stay and no idea what to do on the trip.
Student City Guide: Newcastle
For those willing to venture north of the Watford gap, there are a wealth of great cities to be discovered in the north of England and Newcastle is amongst the best. Culture, craic and great clubbing - what more could an adventurous student want?
Top tips for making the most of your hand-luggage allowance
It's not that we're stingy, it's just... well, we're stingy. £20 extra for a bag in the hold? No ta, we'll fit it all in the hand luggage allowance. With more and more budget airlines tacking extra fees onto your ticket for using a credit card or choosing your seat, it's no wonder we're all looking for ways to cut the costs.
Five weird New Year's Eve traditions around the world
The new year is traditionally a time for celebration, reinvention and looking to the future. Naturally, the most apt way to celebrate that is to spend your New Year's Eve throwing appliances off a high-rise building. Come with us on a journey through some of the weirdest ways the world celebrates the New Year.
Snow, slopes and partying hard: get set for Horizon Festival 2014
What do you think of when you hear the word, 'festival'? Mud, wellies and cider? How about snow, skiing and EDM?
10 reasons to visit Greece in 2014
The Greek tourism industry has come up with this list of what's hot in Greece in the next 12 months.
Cheap eats on the go: Milanese Aperitivo
Milan is a city that's famous for its high culture – fashion, art and architecture. It's not the first place you'd think of for a great cheap meal, but you'd be wrong!
City Guide: Cairns
As a jumping off point for the Cook Islands and Barrier Reef, Cairns is a backpacker and student paradise.
£ 149 flights to New York launched by low cost airline
Travelling to the US can be something of a pipe dream on a student budget. But never fear! Norwegian is here to save the day!
Fly through the skies on Queensland's Skyrail
Flying over the Queensland treetops the Kuranda skyrail, which ends 15 minutes from Cairns, is a unique way to see the rainforest.
Queensland: Wildlife Wonderland
From the air it's possible to take in both of Queensland's World Heritage sites. On one side stretches the Daintree rainforest. On the other, the Great Barrier Reef punctuates the otherwise impossibly blue sea.
Win the chance to blog for CrossCountry Trains
Are you a travel-savvy blogger? CrossCountry trains have launched a competition to find five student bloggers.
Finding Nemo on the Great Barrier Reef
You can see it from space - and the Great Barrier reef is no less impressive up close...
Around the States in 80 days
Ever fancied road-tripping the continental US, On the Road style? The trip might be a dream come true, but the organisation sounds like a nightmare, right?
Walking the Camino de Santiago
It isn't exactly your average beach holiday but if you're looking for adventure, why not try the Camino de Santiago?
5 ways with... Rice
Rice is one of the cheapest and most versatile staples in your cupboard. Here's how to mix it up.
Turkey: What's going on?
We've all seen the pictures of protesters clashing with police in Turkey, but what's it all about? Here's what you need to know.