I have already arranged my own volunteer placement in England which will be 3 weeks long in March. They have asked that I get a VISA in order to legally volunteer for them. I think I am eligible for the Tier 5 Youth Mobility visa, but the cost is extremely high and the process is very confusing. I am thinking of going through BUNAC (http://www.bunac.org/) to arrange my visa. Has anyone gone through them before? Any opinions on cheaper options? I have been struggling with this process for over a…
I'm debating between going to UCL or National University of Singapore (NUS) for an exchange term. If going to UCL, it would be a fall term (September to December). For NUS, it would be a winter term. I am a Chinese Canadian and have lived in both China and North America. I speak canadian english and mandarin chinese. Academic wise, I'm doing a dual degree in mathematics (statistics) and business administration.
Both the european and the east south asian culture really attracts me. In…
Hello all. I've been googling and having anxiety attacks and panicking more and freaking out altogether reading all of these horror stories people have with UK customs and being sent home.
I want to visit my boyfriend in England and I would be staying with him for the duration of my stay at his parents' house. This would be my first trip to England and also the first trip where I would be traveling alone. What do I need to expect questions wise?
I'm 19 and currently enrolled in university in…
Daughter and I going to Manchester for university interview. Due to football match finding cheap accommodation in centre of Manchester unavailable so travelling back on 05.50 coach from Shudehill Interchange. Is this a good place to spend hours from midnight to 5.30 or would train station be best?
Hi, I am have arranged an absolutely perfect unpaid position for myself in Grasmere as a part of a Canadian university program requirement, but just found out that the cost for a visa and health care is more than my flight and accommodation combined! I have health care already that worked when I travelled to Italy and France for months at a time but for some reason when I apply for a tier 5 student visa I have to pay for health care even though I already have health care and am only travelling…
i am looking for a nice pub to eat with 16 people after the Newcastle match. Not too expensive & in the neighbourhood of central station/ st james Park. Any suggestions?
Not looking for anything super fancy, but a nice publike something with nice food and beers, which takes reservations would be nice :)
I will go to Carlisle at end of walk Hadrians Wall.I have one day free.Then go to Scotland.
I never been to the Lake District.Is possible to go from Carlisle one day on train? Where can i get off the train? What can i see one day with no car? I can take bus or walk when I arrive.
Guys, i need tips for watching F1 racing upcoming series, actually am planning a trip with my friend to Europe, want to do some adventure sports, trekking, rafting, etc. Suggest some best places to trek. I searched a lot on internet but not finding much on this, There are lots of sites offering packages for the same but i want to know more about weather, people, stay, culture, etc. i got few sites like - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/minube/europes-10-best-adventure_b_4315349.html?ir=India&adsS…
Visiting London for the first time and found an affordable place in Stratham hill. What form of transportation would you recommend to get from this location to Central London and visit tourist attractions over the span of 9 days? Also, is there anything in this area that you would recommend for food and drinks, or any attractions to visit? Thank you!! :)
What is the difference between Euro star and Euro rail? My wife and I will be travelling from london to Paris (first time travellers in this part of the world) and im trying to make the booking and im not sure which is more reputable than the other.
Also,is it advisable to book/buy tickets now or buy say a couple of days before the trip i.e 23rd December.