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About Beth

Beth is a language enthusiast and former EFL teacher. After studying Modern Languages at university, her love of adventure led her to travel all over the world. Now settled in sunny Brighton, she loves writing blogs to encourage people to visit her native England.

10 Free Things to Do in Brighton

With an incredible range of bars, restaurants and cultural activities to do, it’s not surprising Brighton is known as ‘London by the Sea.’ Just like London, though, the city of Brighton can also be pretty pricey. Whether you’re a student … Continue reading

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10 Weird British Christmas Traditions

Although Christmas is celebrated all over the world, each country treats the festival differently with different customs and traditions. If it’s your first time in the UK over the festive period, then get prepared for the big day with our … Continue reading

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Things to Do in the UK in Autumn & Winter

Weather in the UK can be rather unpredictable and this is true in both autumn and winter. While autumn can have sunny spells, you’re more likely to need your raincoat than your sunglasses. As for winter, with an average temperature … Continue reading

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15 Weird English Phrases and their Meanings

English is a language that is rich with colourful sayings, phrases and idioms. Unfortunately, though, this can make it pretty hard to understand. That’s why we’ve listed some of the weirdest English phrases to help you get to grips its … Continue reading

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The 10 Best Cocktail Bars in London

It’s London Cocktail week, which means it’s the perfect time to check out the extensive range of cocktail bars in the city! But with hundreds of dodgy themed bars and enormously high prices, how do you choose where to go? … Continue reading

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10 Free Things to Do in Oxford

Oxford is beautiful. Oxford is historic. Oxford is inspiring. But, it certainly isn’t cheap! From pricey punting to age-old pubs that charge enormous amounts for a beer, a visit to Oxford can end up costing a lot of money. Luckily, … Continue reading

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