30 days of summer

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Sean Anderson

So you’ve finished your exams, or dropped out and didn’t do them, or whatever. Let’s get down to business and enjoy the summer. We’re going to publish one article a day, each day for the whole month of June, offering recommendations on how to make the most of it.

Day 1: Five cycling day trips by Dasha Miller
Day 2: TV that’s almost as good as the Wire by Sean Anderson & Oliver Milne
Day 3: Go to the Edinburgh Film Festival (20th June – 1st July) by Sean Greenhorn
Day 4: Travel around Europe on the cheap by Olivia Vitazkova
Day 5: Try some cheap, amazing indie games by Harley Grant
Day 6: Go hillwalking near Glasgow by Ben Colburn


Day 7: Do a short summer course and learn something new by Shona McCombes
Day 8: Hunt for jobs! by Jessie Lawson
Day 9: Read up on the Recession – and how to end it by Euan McTear
Day 10: Check out the Glasgow School of Art degree show by Marcus Peabody
Day 11: It’s time to give classical music a try by Calum Morrell
Day 12: Get on a boat, go see an island by Michael Comerford


Day 13: Five great music festivals, and five ways to enjoy them by Jean-Xavier Boucherat
Day 14: Let the Rain Come Down / Down, Down, Down by Lucy Hansen
Day 15: Visit a distillery: learn chemistry, get pished on the cheap by Ruaraidh MacIntyre
Day 16: Bake your way to bliss by Laura Stockwell
Day 17: Watch Europe crumble by Oliver Milne
Day 18: Venture to the biggest & best park in Glasgow by Alice Hockey


Day 19: Give real nightclubs a go by Simon Bryan
Day 20: Stay up all night, and at 4am … by Shaun, Sean, Dasha & Oliver
Day 21: Brain Pickings summer reading list 2012 by Maria Popova
Day 22: Go for a ride on public transport by Tommy Gore
Day 23: Enjoy some Czech cinema by Sam Beaton
Day 24: Do something fun with the Arduino by Andrew Back


Day 25: Go to the Glasgow Jazz Festival (27th June – 1st July 2012) by Paul Towndrow
Day 26: Doon the watter: to the Ayrshire coast with ye! by Fraser Sutherland
Day 27: Have a real pint by Ellie Munro
Day 28: Take up the most rewarding of pastimes: photography by Tommy Ga-Ken Wan
Day 29: Try reading somewhere different by Amy Westwell
Day 30: Get curious with Radiolab by Sean Anderson

Homepage photo by Tommy Ga-Ken Wan.