The masculinity of violence

I just popped into the bank to put some money into an account, and it ended up being a bit of a weird and uncomfortable experience. I breathed a sigh of relief as I left the hot July streets of Madrid and felt the cool whir of the air-conditioning touch my sweaty little face. I…

Travelling in Iceland if you’re Skint!

Iceland is a beautiful country full of natural wonders. From natural hot lakes (that stink like eggs), to volcanoes, waterfalls and black volcanic beaches, it offers an unforgettable landscape for your travels. You know what else? It’s bloody expensive. A normal filter coffee will set you back around £8, or a small bowl of soup…

How to travel on the cheap!

Travelling costs money. It would be wrong to say that anyone can just go off for a jolly without thought and preparation. For some people, without parents who let you get away with long periods of crashing rent free, or the flexibility to up and leave at a whim, travelling can be more difficult. However,…