How to Ace Weekend Travel

At some point this semester the three streets of St. Andrews will cease to be entertaining. Essay deadlines will start to get you down and the magical veil of the Lizard will be lifted as you finally start to realize it is not an actual nightclub. Let me propose a magical cure… a weekend get away! You will come back to St. Andrews refreshed and ready to tackle the rest of the semester! 

Why do Race2?

After last year’s Race2Barcelona, many of us in St Andrews had been eagerly anticipating the announcement of this year’s location for one of the UK’s biggest charity hitchhikes. And so the first day of Freshers Week brought with it the final reveal of this year's location, PRAGUE! Whilst the city packs a punch with bucket loads of reasons to visit, here are 5 simple reasons why you should get there by hitchhiking and get in on the Race2 action this year…

A Roman Education

Last summer I visited Rome for the first time and was completely captivated by it. As a French and Latin student, I was drawn to both the flamboyance of the Italian language and of course, the overwhelming history of the city. This September, I chose to spend twelve intensive days learning about the Classical world in the heart of its capital, on a undergraduate summer school run by the British School at Rome.