Celebrating Christmas in your new home

I am Milla Rasanen from Sweden studying MSc Clinical and Developmental Neuropsychology. Spending Christmas abroad can seem a bit scary at first, especially if it’s your first time being away from your family at Christmas time. Fortunately, I have experienced Christmas abroad before, so I know what I’m in for. I’m here to share my… Read more »

Christmas away from home

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying the MA Post Production Editing. Every year I spend Christmas with my family in Rio de Janeiro since it is a very important celebration in Brazil. In December, unlike in the UK, the weather in Rio is very warm. We go to the beach, have cold beverages, and… Read more »

The Bournemouth Christmas Market

Visiting Bournemouth University during the festive period? Looking for a place to take your family and friends for a fun day out? Well look no further than the Bournemouth Christmas Market! Here’s a short video, taking you on a brief tour of all the wonderful things the town’s holiday hub has to offer!    … Read more »

Celebrating Christmas at BU

So, how does BU celebrate Christmas with its students?   On 8 December 2016, around 20 students from the Department of Tourism and Hospitality were gathered together to celebrate Christmas at the Inspire Lecture Theatre in the Fusion Building. There was free traditional Christmas food, like mince pies and apple wassail, for students to enjoy… Read more »

Bournemouth Christmas Market

Bournemouth’s Christmas Market

By Rebecca White 3rd year BU Student, BSc (Hons) Archaeology The Christmas market has come to Bournemouth for the sixth year, and this year will be in the town centre until the 6th of January. The market features a selection of stalls selling gifts and trinkets, ranging from warm winter accessories, jewellery, household items and Christmas… Read more »