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Here are some example reports written by past winners of the travel awards.

New York State of Mind - a Year with Steven Holl Architects

In 2012 Arseni Timofejev took a year out from his architectural degree at Glasgow School of Art to work with Steven Holl Architects in New York.

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The Impact of Tourism in the Masai Mara Game Reserve

In 2012 Charlotte Smart travelled to Kenya to explore the impact of Tourism in the Masa Mara game reserve.

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Downloadable construction and accessible architecture in Lisbon

In 2013 Charlie Fisher was invited to take part in InSitu, an architectural conference in Lisbon. Over 5 days he took part in a workshop which explored ways to improve the everyday living conditions of a small informal neighbourhood south of the city.

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A Taste of 'Pura Vida' in Costa Rica

In 2013 Imogen Hamilton-Jones travelled to Costa Rica for an unforgettable experience of ‘Pura Vida’ – the simple pleasure of life lived in harmony with the landscape and its people.

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A gap year visit to Israel

In the summer of 2010 Nathalie Mares decided to spend part of her gap year in Israel. She soon became fascinated by all aspects of the country’s cultural, social and political life.

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Reflections on a Medical Elective in Berlin

Robin Baddeley spent 8 weeks working in paediatric A&E and the intensive general paediatric ward at the Otto Heubner Centre for Paediatrics at the Charite hospital in
Berlin, Germany in 2009.

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I decided to do Raleigh International [in Namibia] as I knew it was going to be a challenge, and it certainly was. The trek in particular was a constant struggle of determination to walk through various injuries and aches. It was obvious how much our work at the school in particular was appreciated by the children; after it had first been opened we could hear from our camp what sounded like children at a theme park.

Nicola Good, MGC, 2007

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