The news that AQA are planning to scrap A Level Classical Civilisation is devastating, following on from pulling History of Art and Archaeology A Levels allegedly due to the courses being 'too specialised'. Humanities subjects are facing yet another blow as a result of the narrowing of the English Education system. I was surprised to … Continue reading A Modern Day Tragedy: AQA plans to scrap A Level Classical Civilisation.
It's less than a month until I leave for Australia, and the pre-departure nerves have hit. For the past year I have been very confident in telling people my plan to travel to Australia and backpack for a year or so, I have been very casual about talking about it. The conversation often goes like … Continue reading Travel Preparations: Am I ready?
If you're new to backpacking and looking for a city to visit, or planning a trip around Eastern Europe then Krakow is definitely the place for you! The second largest city in Poland offers history, food, culture and a cool vibe which makes it a great place for backpackers or 'snap packers'. If you're tempted … Continue reading Krakow: A Snap-packer’s Guide