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Emma Victoria

Born with a severe case of wanderlust, you can find me trying to fill my English passport with new stamps, accompanied by a backpack, my camera and a snorkel. In between dreaming of adventures that combine snowboarding and diving, I'm a travel writer in Bristol and like to tread the thin line between impressive and worrying coffee consumption.

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10 hidden gems in London

Oh, there is so much more to see in London than Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and the Thames. Yes, we have some of Englan...

Why investing in your language skills is the best thing you can do for your career

It’s no secret that being fluent in a second language can help you get ahead in your career. Making the effort to mast...

10 things you should know before moving to Brighton

Brighton, baby! So, you’re thinking of moving to one of the UK’s most vibrant and exciting cities, complete with a thr...

20 signs you’ve made a friend for life

Good friends make fantastic memories, but the best kind of friends are the ones with whom you have an unspoken agreeme...

9 ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day from afar

If you can’t see your Valentine in person this year, you can still make this Valentine’s Day a holiday to remember. An...

10 things you should know before moving to Dublin

Getting itchy feet lately? There’s no time like the present to start researching and planning longer trips abroad or a...

Hobbies, soft skills and languages: 5 ways to improve your CV

These days, having a good CV just isn’t good enough. To land the job or internship of your dreams, you’ll need a great...

University drop-out? Use this opportunity to figure out your future

For whatever reason, you’ve found yourself leaving university sooner than you’d expected. It might seem like a scary t...

10 best winter cities in the world

The w-word gets a lot of bad press. Sure, the warm sunny days of summer are wonderful, but just because the winter day...

Online learning vs. in-person classes – what’s better?

With ever-changing landscapes and new global challenges, educators and learners around the world have had to adapt. In...

20 ways that learning languages changes the world (and transforms your life)

You might know that learning a new language is good for you (yes, bilingualism really is that great), but did you know...

10 of the best Christmas movies on Netflix to learn English with

‘Tis the season to Netflix and… learn? Yes, learn! If you needed any more reasons to binge Netflix’s festive off...