I get asked countless times why I left New York for Devon, besides this guy I met studying abroad(ha), there are many other reasons! (Mostly in the form of beaches and coastal paths) Some of you may have already heard about my series on the 'Most Instagrammable Spots.' In the series ...
Category: NY to Anywhere
August 14, 2017Lauren McGill
About 2% of U.S. students study abroad. But in this day and age of globalisation you would think it would be more! When I decided I wanted to study abroad I felt like i needed to hunt down information. I didn't really feel that the school pushed the importance of taking ...
August 8, 2017Lauren McGill
It's been a few years now since I visited Malta. The first time I went here was on a complete whim. I was actually meant to be going on a tour of Eastern Europe with a student travel company called Bus to Alps. They changed their start location and ...
July 26, 2017Lauren McGill
A big part of Summer in New York City actually means leaving it behind at every possible chance. It's common practice for New Yorkers to leave the glorious city on the weekends in summer. Many of them flock to Long Island, better yet the (in)famous "Hamptons" to lounge on beaches, eat ...
July 14, 2017Lauren McGill
You can't get a more traditionally British seaside place than Brighton. In Victorian times it was a prime destination for British families on holiday although it still remains quite popular. Fish and chips, beach huts and the pier amusements make it iconic. Modern day Brighton has more to offer. It ...
June 28, 2017Lauren McGill
I'm always worried that if I go back somewhere that I have amazing memories of, I may tarnish them forever. What if it's not as good as I remember? What if I discover something new that changes my point of view of the place? Going back to Barcelona, where I ...
June 26, 2017Lauren McGill
Hey you it's been awhile, 5 years actually. I've never been one desperate for a revisit, there's too many new places on my list, but when my cousin, Becca asked if I wanted to accompany her to Barcelona I was more than willing! Spain was the first country abroad that ...
June 26, 2017Lauren McGill
Do you ever want something different for a night out? Well Sky Bar is the answer. Sky Bar has made its way to Croyde, Devon for the third year running. Two out of the 3 nights have already sold out, but there's still a chance to get tickets for Sunday ...
May 25, 2017Lauren McGill
Until recently, airport lounges seemed like a bit of a unknown world, only reserved for the exclusives travellers and high rollers. But in hearing of friends and family using them, I realised normal folk can gain access to the lounges. Some get it included with certain flights or as an ...
May 17, 2017Lauren McGill
So as you may know I am currently living in Devon, England, the two coast county. It has no shortage of stunning beaches to take advantage of, and there are coastal walks for days. Some of these beaches have convinced Brits to take their holidays here instead of abroad! So here ...
May 9, 2017Lauren McGill