EMILY JONES gives her top tips on how to have the perfect weekend in Madrid. We can definitely tell she’s a foodie! 1. Sangria This has to be at the top of the list. Sangria is my all time favourite drink and if you’re going to Spain it is a must. The best sangria in […]
BY EMILY JONES Moving to Spain was definitely a challenge, but unlike the other people I met, I arrived in Madrid with a basic grasp of Spanish. I studied the language at GCSE and tried to take it as an A-level, however, after only three months I dropped the class because I felt it was […]
BY EMILY JONES Expectation – Sunshine and sangria every day Reality – It was February so no sunshine until April and it was cold wet and grey. Expectation – People would be super impressed with my Spanish Reality – As soon as I open my mouth people just talk to me in English and don’t […]
One of the best days of my life was when I went travelling alone for the first time. I impulsively booked a two-day trip to Copenhagen, a part of Europe I had always wanted to see. BY EMILY JONES I arrived on a Thursday night and headed straight to my hostel. My Danish friend, Emilia, […]
One of the For Real Travel team has just visited Italy for a week, seeing some world-famous tourist sights in Rome, Florence and Pisa… This 30 second city guide trailer shows just a small portion of what Olivia got up to – FULL Italy vlog coming soon!
BY THERESA SANDE I find that when the subject of my home country comes up in conversations abroad, the go-to travel destination mentioned tends to be Oslo. Don’t get me wrong, Oslo is a great city, and as it’s the capital, I completely understand that it might be what people instantly think of when someone […]
There’s a lot of preparation to be done before moving to another country, but what I have learnt is that no matter how much you prepare in advance, you just can’t be fully prepared for everything that comes your way. And what I found most difficult after having moved abroad to England was (quite unexpectedly) […]
University of Lincoln student, Theo Osborn, talks us through one of his favourite travel trips.
BY THEO OSBORN
1) Wow. 2) Double W O W. View this post on Instagram Winter vibes. Iceland continues to stay at the top of my list, being here in the cold is such a crazy experience. . . . . . . #lonelyplanet #visualsoflife #beautifuldestinations #artofvisuals #aov #landscapelovers #travelstoke #earthpix #earthfocus #instagood10k #wildnernessculture #collectivelycreate […]
The 2005 film adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel Pride & Prejudice was an instant hit. Starring Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyen, the film utilises England’s stately homes and rural countryside to re-create Elizabeth Bennet’s world. So for fans of the film, here’s our guide on the places to see in order to have a ‘Pride and Prejudice’ holiday.
By HANNAH BROWN Read more about You can actually have a Pride & Prejudice themed holiday …