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19 Things You’ll Only Understand If You Study In Hastings

You wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.

1. The seagulls are the size of small children.

Seriously.

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2. And living by the sea is amazing, but you really don’t make the most of it.

Was meant to be a geology field trip but I kept getting distracted by the sea…. 🌊

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3. But that’s probably because it is windy 99% of the time.

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4. You are constantly being compared to Brighton.

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5. But you know that your campus is way better because you actually know the majority of the people and lecturers there.

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6. Which is a great thing when it comes to the important stuff.

Like coming together to support your area:

7. Being able to have a proper fish & chips after a night out.

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8. Living in a small town means everything is within walking distance.

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9. But this still doesn’t stop you from daily trips to the little Tesco, because Morrisons is just too much effort.

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10. Thursdays are never the same once you’ve experienced Tequila Thursday.

11. But you have to learn to survive without a Nando’s.

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12. Old Town is just the coolest.

13. And Jack in the Green is basically the event of the year.

A green day! #hastings #greenman #hastingsjackinthegreen #mayday #festival #jackinthegreen

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14. The SU’s decision to make The Brass Monkey the Student Union was the best thing they have ever done.

😍😍

Today is a triple chocolate kind of day! Get your cake whilst it's fresh! #hastings #brassmonkey #cake #chocolate #chocolatecake

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15. The views from West and East Hill are gorgeous.

16. And no student here can last a whole week without popping into Wetherspoons.

It begins.

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17. Ultimately, Hastings really is just the cutest.

It's so peaceful at night #hastings #oldtown

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18. And has the best photo opportunities.

19. It might not be Brighton, but you love Hastings just as much*.

* If not more 💯❤️

The view from our house this afternoon😍

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