Friday, October 20The Voice of London

Category: Travel

Brexit’s Effect on Travel

Travel, UK, World
Considering the obvious effects Brexit will have on the United Kingdom’s involvement with the European Union, British travel will undoubtedly be affected. British citizens will not need visas to travel into the EU though they will have to pass through passport control. Whilst, this is probably not inconvenient enough to hinder any future travel plans, the value of the pound is certainly enough for to Brits reconsider holiday abroad. Because the value of the pound compared to the Euro and U.S. Dollar has declined, U.K. travellers could be reluctant to stretch their holiday budget across the sea. Many university students will not know a life of self-funded travel pre-Brexit. Accordingly, Univeristy of Westminster students do not seem too concerned about the possible setbacks of internationa

Travelling on a budget is not as bad as you think

Lifestyle, Travel
Travelling on a budget is perceived as annoying sometimes. Voice of London will help you to make the most out of your trip while spending less money. This does not mean that you will be staying in poor areas or hostels with bad reputations. You can even stay in a five-star hotel while on a budget –depends on the country-. Editor: Marwa Khalifa | Sub-Editor: Adrian Vasilescu All you need to do is research and think about where you really want to go, and about the type of holiday you want. Look for websites and travel agencies that offer cheap packages. Also, there are lots of websites that have student discounts, so take advantage of it. It is not easy to find cheap flights, but if you take your time while researching, you will find cheap flights all over the internet. As for t
Amsterdam in 2016 – Brothels, bud, bicycles and beyond

Amsterdam in 2016 – Brothels, bud, bicycles and beyond

Lifestyle, Travel
Could the ongoing development project that includes a modern makeover of the Red Light District really transform the city of sin’s infamous reputation? Reporter and Photographer: Visnja Marjanovic | Subeditor: Ivelina Nikolova “Okay, go get it.” “No, you’re the older one, you do it!” “Yes, I am the older one, so I am telling you to do it.” I sighed. Having a cool older sister by your side in Amsterdam, one would think she’d be the one providing the drugs. Prior to my trip, my friend from the Netherlands did try to clarify the rocket science behind the drugs law, but the multiple contradictions left me even more confused. The Dutch drug policy considers the use of soft drugs a health matter – a matter of personal use - and it is comparable to the alcohol and tobacco consumption. So

Top ten beaches that you need to visit

Lifestyle, Travel
There are lots of beautiful beaches to see in this world. The voice of London chose the best 10 of them. Editor: Marwa Khalifa | Sub-Editor: Adrian Vasilescu 1- Aquinnah (Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts): The town of Aquinnah has some of the best beaches where you can relax, swim and take unique pictures. 2- Bora Bora and the reef (French Polynesia): It is an ideal tropical destination that attracts people from all over the world. 3- Dahab (Egypt): The right place if you want to dive and experience the unique coral reef. Be prepared to be amazed not only by the views but also by the nice people and their hospitality. 4- Tamarama Beach (Sydney, Australia): This small beach lies between two prominent headlands from the Bondi to Coogee Walk. It is p
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