Student Summer Destinations

Not much can top an amazing vacation away after a grueling year at university. We think after a year of hard work you deserve to soak up some sunrays, indulge in foreign food, booze, and experience what the world has to offer! If gazing at stunning architecture, relaxing on a picturesque beach, or partying till sunrise sounds like your cup of tea then we have picked out the perfect summer destinations just for you. Now is the time to start thinking, saving and booking so live a little and read on’¦

Barcelona, Spain

Fancy rubbing shoulders with top-name DJs? Barcelona is your dream. This vibrant, exciting city is renowned for its music scene and night clubs, ranging from super-clubs on the beach to festivals, pretty much every week of the year. This buzzing city is named one of Europe’s most popular tourist destinations, which not only has fantastic nightlife but competes in the beach front with one of the best known beaches in Europe. Step outside your accommodation and hit the pavement to capture remarkable architecture and historic Olympic venues. Has Barcelona ticked off every wish of your checklist yet?

Spain - Student Summer Destination

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Corfu, Greek Islands

You’ll never experience a party like the ones in Corfu from foam parties to outdoor discos to (of course) beach parties, it truly is a place you have to experience at least once! This island lures in students from all over Europe to bathe in the sun, and party from early evening to sun rise. In every aspect of the island you will find astounding Greek history and mythology to nurse the inevitable hangover’¦ but it that doesn’t work we’re sure one of their infamous fishbowl cocktails on the beach will!

Corfu - Student summer destination

Corfu – Image via Pinterest

Lisbon, Portugal

This youthful vibe city is a long-time favourite budget destination for many. If you want a holiday that encompasses history, golden beaches, culture and an epic party scene, Lisbon is the city for you. The locals are night owls, with dinner as late as 9pm and clubs kicking off at midnight, it will fit into your student sleeping patterns nicely. With world famous beaches only 30 minutes out from Lisbon and historic buildings down every cobble stone path in the city, it truly is the best of both worlds.


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