5 Myths about University Debunked
American films, TV shows and your Dad’s endless story’s may all influence what you think university is going to be like; whether it’s crummy accommodation, pot noodles for dinner every night or endless alcohol and parties.
However, the likelihood is that the student stereotype you have in your mind is probably very far from the truth! Starting university can be an exciting but nerve-wracking time, more so if you have misconceptions about what life will be like. Check out 5 myths about university debunked.Read more
Should I Take My Car to Bristol University?
A question we’re regularly asked by students when looking at accommodation whilst studying for a degree in Bristol is ‘should I bring my car with me?’ At first thought, it may seem like a great idea, offering freedom, easy transport home and being able to have a lie in before driving to campus.
However, expensive running costs, lack of parking and the risk of becoming a personal taxi service to your housemates should all be taken into account.
Check out our top considerations when deciding whether to take your car to university or not in our latest blog.Read more
The Student Guide to Getting Around Bristol
Moving into a new city can be a daunting prospect for several reasons, but knowing how to get around shouldn’t be one of them. If you’re a student that’s new to Bristol, brushing up on your transport links before term starts will make getting to and from university a doddle.
Read on to discover the best and most popular Bristol transport methods for students, taking into consideration the benefits and drawbacks in terms of cost, convenience and accessibility.Read more
7 Reasons We Love Bristol
It’s not surprising that Bristol was named best place to live in Britain in 2017. From its thriving and upbeat city centre and nightlife all the way down to its calm and quiet vibe by the harbour, it is a perfect place for nearly anyone to live.
Research shows that the better you fit into the personality of your area, the happier you are. Maybe that’s why Bristol is such a friendly place to be. However, we’ve came up with a few reasons on why we think Bristol should most definitely be your new home, particularly whilst studying.Read more
7 University Societies You will be Surprised to Find
Are you starting university this September? If so, joining a society might be high on your list. But we bet you couldn’t have imagined the variety available. Check out our blog for moreRead more
Bristol is by far one of the most exciting, fast moving cities and boasts some truly magnificent architecture (old and new), along with several new developments including a brand new shopping centre in the heart of the city, Bristol is getting bigger and better by the day!Read more
10 facts you did not know about Clifton
Think you know everything there is to know about Clifton? Abode's property managers have been undercover investigating 10 things about Clifton you didn't know!Read more
The city that's made up of an eclectic series of districts. Whether you are an eco-friendly animal rights supporter or a sharp-suited investment banker - or both - you will definitely find your place in Bristol.Read more