Postcard of the Week: The Grenadines

This handpainted watercolour map of the Grenadines in the Caribbean Sea just invites your imagination. The colours of the frame conjure the clear turquoise waves lapping at the soft white sandy […]

Postcard of the Week: Berlin

Founded in 1237 under the name Cölln, Berlin is the capital of the Federal Republic of Germany. With a population of around 3.5 million people, the city is one of […]

Postcard of the Week: Ha Long Bay

Halong Bay is off the north-east coast of Vietnam and is made up of 1,960–2,000 limestone islets, and it’s name in Sino-Vietnamese means “descending dragon”, due to its appearance: the […]

Guest Post: A Student’s Guide To Skiing

Olivia Stuart-Taylor weighs up the benefits of skiing on a trip organised by a University                 Imagine this: 1500 Durham University students, one resort, one week, three metres 3m of […]