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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, blog at, and tread the thin line between impressive and worrying coffee consumption.

All articles from Emma

Backpacking vs. a language course abroad: which is a better gap year?
10 reasons why studying a language abroad is better than at home
10 celebrities you didn’t know were multilingual
20 signs you’ve made a friend for life
Why a summer abroad is the best idea ever
5 holiday destinations that are also great to live in
10 celebrities that have studied or taught abroad
10 best student spots in London: From food to music
10 destinations to visit before you turn 30
8 things to do in London this Winter
10 Best Winter Cities In The World
How to become fluent in a year