Baker Street tube station, London

Don’t be that guy on the London underground

Tourist, commuter or just passing through London?  Follow this simple guide and you’ll never be on the receiving end of evil glares from your fellow travellers. Don’t be that guy who doesn’t stand to the right of the escalators Don’t be that guy who dawdles and takes up the whole walkway Don’t be that guy who wears his large backpack at (my) head height on … Continue reading Don’t be that guy on the London underground

How to apply for a UK Youth Mobility Visa

Australian citizens are able to travel as a tourist around the UK (as well as most of Europe) just using their passport. However for those who aspire to work and live in the UK, you will need a visa. There are various different types, including sponsorship visas, skilled worker visas – for a comprehensive list look here – however the visa I’ve opted to go … Continue reading How to apply for a UK Youth Mobility Visa

University of Queensland

How to survive graduation

Yesterday was Justin’s graduation from a Bachelor of Health, Sport and Physical Education. After starting the course five years ago, he originally planned to study part-time while working to support himself. After a few years he decided to step up to a full-time workload (while still working!) and finished this semester. Graduation is a exciting day and the culmination of years of hard study, juggling … Continue reading How to survive graduation