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How to deal with homesickness while away

We all miss things while away from home, whether it’s friends, family or bacon sandwiches. The good news is, the more you travel, the easier it gets, as you know you will be coming home soon (and let’s be honest, not much will have changed). But if we’re honest, we’ll always miss something, no matter […]

Nelson’s Column Upstaged?

Wondering what to do with your summer? Perhaps you’d like to make a statement being a part of one of London’s most famous monuments. If that does sound tempting, then you might want to join Anthony Gormley’s “One and Other” project in Trafalgar Square. For the next 100 days, the square’s “fourth plinth” will be […]

Thanks for having us Sherborne

Thanks to Sherborne school for putting on a successful gap fair. Students braved the snowy conditions on the Dorset roads and came to plan their gap year. Rather than telling you what WE do, we decided to ask YOU what you wanted to do with your gap year. Requests such as “new life experiences”, “make […]

Thanks for having us Sherborne

Thanks to Sherborne school for putting on a successful gap fair. Students braved the snowy conditions on the Dorset roads and came to plan their gap year. Rather than telling you what WE do, we decided to ask YOU what you wanted to do with your gap year. Requests such as “new life experiences”, “make […]

This Years Red Nose Day – Climbing Kilimanjaro?!

Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles is set to climb Kilimanjaro in 3 weeks time with a host of other celebrities including Gary Barlow and Cheryl Cole. The high profile event has been organised to raise money for a Comic Relief campaign aimed at preventing the spread of malaria through the use of mosquito nets. You […]

This Years Red Nose Day – Climbing Kilimanjaro?!

Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles is set to climb Kilimanjaro in 3 weeks time with a host of other celebrities including Gary Barlow and Cheryl Cole. The high profile event has been organised to raise money for a Comic Relief campaign aimed at preventing the spread of malaria through the use of mosquito nets. You […]

Villa Maria tribute to Michael Jackson

With Michael Jacksons ‘This Is It’ out in cinemas across the country Michael Jackson is hot topic.  Check out Jon Cassidy in the lead role as he and the kids of Villa Maria perform their own version of Thriller! If you would like to perform your own version of thriller in Peru then Quest Overseas […]

Andean Expedition Update from Emily

First stop, the Quest Villa Maria project in Lima:   Once the excess baggage had been ditched we made our way to Villa Maria, where hammers, nails, saws, wood and a plan for a new house awaited us. Before lunch progress was quick and efficient, everyone worked their socks off, and we were rewarded with […]