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

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10 hidden gems in Singapore

Once you’ve explored the impressive Gardens by the Bay, shopped ‘till you dropped on Orchard Road and visited the icon...

How to help a student with homesickness: 7 tips for host families

The key to a student having a fantastic, enriching study-abroad experience is embracing all the new experiences and th...

10 hidden gems in Perth

There’s far more to life in Western Australia’s capital city than sandy beaches, bustling river fronts and famous bota...

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...

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...

10 hidden gems in Oxford

There’s far more to life in England’s City of Spires than Harry Potter film sets and punting along the river. Make the...

10 hidden gems in Toronto

One of Canada’s biggest cities, Toronto is known for its creative community, entrepreneurial environment and natural b...

10 hidden gems in Honolulu

On the island of O’ahu, AKA ‘The Gathering Place’, Honolulu has long drawn international visitors with promises of sun...

10 reasons to love Eastbourne

One of England’s most popular coastal towns, Eastbourne is up there with the likes of Brighton and Bournemouth when it...

How to make yourself more competitive in the job market: 5 tips

Having a good education isn’t enough to land you your dream job in today’s competitive job market – you need the right...

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...

The importance of an international network (whatever career you are in)

Traditionally, ‘networking’ refers to building a base of contacts for the professional world, but these days networks ...