Barcelona’s Hidden Tech Culture: The Smartest City in the World

The city of Barcelona is constantly processing hordes of data from all its citizens. With sensors all over the city, the “smart city” tracks...

Greek Traditions in Santorini: Hidden Behind Tourism

The landscape of Santorini, a small island located off the coast of Greece, is filled with royal blue domes, perfectly painted white walls, pink...

Decades in the Making: The Story of One Community’s Urban Struggle

This year marks 15 years since former Scottish Conservative party leader, Iain Duncan Smith, stood amongst the dilapidated buildings of Easterhouse, Glasgow, and bore...

The changing Italian woman

Every girl dreams of travelling to Italy with a vision of Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday- indulging in Italian cuisine, riding a Vespa through the narrow...

Ukrainian media – judged by its covers?

In the past 30 years, Ukraine’s society has gone through many internal changes which have affected its media landscape. What’s the situation today and...

The Last 100K

They say the Camino provides and I needed a story. My head was flooded with mixed feelings of fear and excitement as I walked...

Where will we party in Berlin in the future?

More than two decades ago, Berlin’s alternative club culture flourished in Mitte in abandoned buildings. Today, Mitte’s skyline twinkles with luxury new high rise...

Irish in Belfast, an everyday fight to keep a language alive

Everyone has heard something about the Irish Gaelic language, but not all have heard about the fight to preserve it in Belfast. Young people...

Lex CEU: “If the CEU goes, where can I go?”

The Hungarian government has adopted a new Higher Education Law which threatens the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest with its closure. The law...

Land of the brews: A culture in change

The beer industry seems to be going through a metamorphosis- moving it towards the finer parlors: treating it more like wine. But as the...