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Vesela Gladicheva

Journalist and blogger

Vesela is a journalist with a journalism MA from City University London. She has a BA in English and French.

Her main areas of interest are Europe, education, sport and culture. She is fascinated by French cinema and enjoys exploring places.

In October 2011, she co-created an online community, Textbooks and Passports, where she writes about British students considering studying abroad.

Winter Magic in Brussels

If you're in the midst of searching for a last-minute, magical escape this Christmas, look no more. In addition to the traditional, German-style market every European capital boasts nowadays, Brussels has something extra in store this winter.
23/12/2013 17:22 GMT

The Erasmus Programme and Its Future

Erasmus has given almost three million students the opportunity to study or work in another European country. But in recent years it's had to endure risks of funding shortfalls due to European governments' ongoing wrangles over the EU budget.
03/01/2013 17:45 GMT

The Rise of College Talks on Studying Abroad

As a record-breaking and ever-increasing number of British students are becoming curious about the possibility of studying in another country, there is growing demand for information about studying abroad.
24/10/2012 16:16 BST

Studying in America: USA College Day 2012

The United States is the top destination for students from all over the world, including those from the UK. Nearly 9,000 British students studied in the USA in the 2010-2011 academic year. Four and a half thousand people registered for the fair this year, 500 more than last year. For the first time in its history, the event started on Friday evening to meet growing demand.
01/10/2012 12:14 BST

Being an Exchange Student in Russia

Russia may not be the hottest study destination, but language students and undergraduates from across the world increasingly turn their attention to this fast-growing economy. Skye Black is one such student who spent the past academic year at the <a href="" target="_hplink">Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation</a> (GUAP).
14/08/2012 11:38 BST