Around Dundee

  • A Walk up Dundee Law

    This time last year, after being in lockdown and barely going outside for months, I decided I wanted to do something active for a change. One of the places that I’d never been, even though I’d been in Dundee for 3 years, was the Law, which seemed crazy as it’s such a noticeable and important […]

  • Eating out: Indian restaurants to try

    It’s the 26th and we can finally eat out! I have been craving good Indian food (vegetarian of course) and here are my top 3 Indian restaurants in Dundee. Rishis – its right on Hawkhill, near uni campus. Its honestly so tempting to eat out right after lectures. They have amazing lunch deals, and the […]

  • What I’m missing about Dundee

    Since going back to my hometown for Christmas, I’ve been unable to return to Dundee because of lockdown restrictions. They say distance makes the heart grow fonder, and so I’ve come to realise what I’ve been missing most in the four months I’ve been away. The ArchitectureOf course, being an architecture student, I have a […]

  • Why choose UoD?

    “Why Dundee?” a lot of my friends and family asked me when I told them I was firming the university on UCAS. This was always an easy question for me to answer. Because my heart said so. And the stats were amazing. Rated #3 and #4 for law by The Guardian in 2019 and 2020 […]

  • The top places I’ve run this month

    While I do quite enjoy running, a big part of motivating myself to get out is exploring places I may not go otherwise. Today I thought I would share a few highlight places I’ve been in March so far, whether it motivates you to go out running or whether you find another place to explore […]

  • Camperdown, Templeton and Clatto

    Another blog post and once again I am taking you to the edge of Dundee, right to the north-western city boundary, to the area around Camperdown, Templeton and Clatto Reservoir. Rather than writing a lot, I just wanted to let a series of photos speak for why you should not give these a miss. To […]

  • Covid Can’t Stop Me – Tier 3 Adventuring

    I may have gotten stuck in Dundee for all. of 2020 thanks to Covid, but there is no way I could let that mess up my year. And while proper multi-day adventure trips may not really be a possibility right now, my adventurer heart decided it was time for some Covid defiance and I spent […]

  • Broughty Ferry

    Today I am taking you on a trip to one of my favourite parts of Dundee – Broughty Ferry. While the place itself is not unknown, many students seem to pass on taking a trip out to this edge of Dundee. If this includes you, you are missing out. The Ferry is pretty easy to […]

  • Things you didn’t know about Dundee

    Most of you will know many things about Dundee, I am sure. Today, I want to bring you 15 facts about the city, a mix of quite well-known ones and more unusual facts, I am fairly confident I have at least something new for each of you to learn. Starting out with the basics, you […]

  • Go to Breakfast Places (Vegetarian edition)

    As a vegetarian, it can be quite difficult to find a variety of options for breakfast places in Dundee. Over the years I have discovered my favorite cafes to start my mornings the right way. 1~Pacamara Food & Drink – When you want to take Instagram worthy food photos and taste one of the best […]