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A Moment of Life in Wartime Damascus Featured Image

A Moment of Life in Wartime Damascus

For the last three years Damascus, the ancient capital of Syria, has been at the centre of a tumultuous civil war. In this article we find out what life is like behind the lines.

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The 11 Commandments of Travel

Backpackers: take note of these 11 commandments of travel. Failure to heed them will result in all manner of terrible afflications - mainly becoming a social outcast, which just won't do.


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Death by Hairy Chest for US Man

Death by Hairy Chest for US Man

A passenger has died after being denied use of the defibrillator when suffering from a heart attack on a US Flight. The reason? Because his chest was just a bit too hairy.

Face-kini craze hits Chinese beaches

Face-kini craze hits Chinese beaches

The beachgoers of Qingdao in China have been resembling bank robbers and sea monsters with their latest trend - the face-kini. That's correct, a bikini for your face.


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Twitter Reactions to A-Level Results

A-level results day was never going to go unnoticed by the Twittersphere and it's opinionated users. Here is a round up of the most hilarious and absolutely ludicrous tweets from the day.

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Blooming Brilliant Ballooning Bonanza

With the annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta fast approaching we've been looking at the most epic locations around the world to take a hot air balloon ride on your gap year.


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