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Sun, sea and Swansea

In Beach, Sun, Travel Diaries, UK by KirstiLeave a Comment

The saying ‘life’s a beach’ definitely fits the bill when describing Swansea, Wales’ waterfront city. Sitting prettily on the five-mile stretch of Swansea Bay Beach, its list of virtues are endless. The Gower Penninsula is just a short journey from Swansea and boasts some of the UK’s most spectacular beaches. Rhossili Bay was voted Britain’s best beach and 9th in …

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At home for the holidays: Long Beach, California

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This January, after getting my Master’s degree in Edinburgh, along the way all but inevitably falling in love with Scotland, I returned to America a sadder, wiser, whisky-scented man. I had meant to stay in Edinburgh, but it is apparently impossible to claim asylum in the UK on the basis of US student loan debt. My appeals arguing that complicity … home for the holidays: Long Beach, California