Budgeting – A Student’s Financial Life-hacks

Handling finances can be tricky, especially when you’ve moved to a new place. The currency is different, the prices of commodities are new and most students are dealing with a fixed budget – having to balance basic needs, school supplies as well as at least a little bit of a social life. This blog is… Read more »

Shops for every style and need

Giorgios Kapsanakis is from Greece and is studying MA Directing Film and Television. In this vlog he shares his experience of shopping in Bournemouth and reassures us that there’s a wide range of shopping variety which suits absolutely everyone! Giorgios Kapsanakis, Greece, MA Directing Film and Television, 2017/18

A guide on affordable shopping in Bournemouth

Erin Snell is from the United States and is studying BA (Hons) Media and Communications. In her vlog she gives advices on where to find affordable food, clothes and homeware. A very useful and practical guide! Erin Snell, USA, BA (Hons) Media and Communications, 2017/18

Order your homeware early and online

Hello, I am Tsz Kam Yeung from Hong Kong and a MSc Events Marketing student. When you move to a new place, there are so many things you need to buy, such as kitchen equipment, bedding, and stationary. Therefore, I am going to share my personal shopping experience with you. First week of arrival If… Read more »

A store for everything

I’m Milla Räsänen from Sweden and I’m studying an MSc in Clinical and Developmental Neuropsychology. I’m going to share my favourite shopping tips. Bournemouth has wonderful shopping opportunities and you can be sure to find whatever you’re looking for. The town centre has all the major chains, as well as small boutiques. If you’re up… Read more »

From boutiques to open air markets!

I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil and I have been studying a Masters in Post Production Editing here at BU since September 2017. Finding your way around town is easily done within the first few days of living in Bournemouth. However, finding the best places to shop can take some time. Hopefully, after reading this blog… Read more »