Rose Tea in a Haunted Tearoom

'I will always associate Canterbury with drinking rose tea in haunted tearooms', I thought to myself on the train home. I'd wanted to visit Canterbury since my visit to the University of Kent five years previously, and I'd finally visited, however, the trip hadn't been as good as I hoped. The day had started with …

Writing Update #12: Doppel

So I've been busy on the writing front! Although I've been focusing on The Untitled Parisian Project recently, I wanted to write something as well as just editing. While I've had lots of ideas, I haven't really sat down and written anything since the beginning part of June. Luckily, I had already planned one of …

Review: Aladdin at the Prince Edward Theatre in London

Aladdin was the only musical I was determined to see this year and I finally managed to! It was brilliant, and was easily the best night out I've had in ages. The plot is slightly different than the film; Aladdin is a young man who steals for a living along with his friends Babkak, Omar …

Why I’m Independently Learning A Language

When I moved back home I decided to take up a new hobby in learning a language. Why? Initially there were multiple reasons. I've always wanted to be at least partly fluent in another language, I wanted to take up an academic hobby as I was thinking of doing a Masters in a few years, …

Creepy Travels – Bruges

Bruges is such a beautiful, fairytale like town that it's hard to find anything creepy about it! I really struggled with this one, but here is a (small) list of spooky places in Bruges. The Torture Museum This is the most 'obvious' attraction and initially, the only one I could think of! This small museum …