All posts tagged tourist

Thinking too much and not forgetting enough.

At some point, everybody wants to leave Lebanon. The capital gets suffocating, so we all leave for our grandparents’ homes in the mountains where the air smells a lot better […]

Year Abroad. Part 16: Buenas Noches

So, Madrid called. They said they wanted to see me, so I popped over for the weekend, and, with my girl being a native, despite her misleading blonde hair, I […]

On London and Dreams…

This is a slight deviation from our usual reviews and historical articles about the city, but as the semester is drawing to a close (are you panicking? I’m not panicking…) […]

Places to take your visiting friend if they are bored of ‘Tourist London’

Recently, fellow CUB editor (and flatmate) Josie posed me a question. She asked if I had any recommendations of places that she could take her visiting friend. Of course, I […]

The QM History Society does the Museum Mile

When you think about London and its plethora of museums, one is automatically inclined to think about the British Museum or the Natural History Museum, rather than the Free Masonry, […]

Drinking, Dancing and Casual Shagging: Why Girls and Lads Holidays Have Become a Sexual Rite of Passage

It’s that time of year were all us 18-30 birds and blokes head out to the strips and sunshine that Europe has to offer and get our holiday on. Whether you’re a […]

Canadian Cuisine Conquests

For two weeks during this glorious summer period, I spent my time wandering the very wide streets of Red Deer, Alberta. Despite the trip being a first to Canada, I […]

Top 10 most overrated sites in London

1. Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament Though it may be the famous bell, and yes, those are the buildings Guy Fawkes tried to blow up, the same experience […]