(from left to right) Chelsea Sapphire Ohema Biraho Oware, Ghanaian, Politics and International Relations UG ; Sam Farley, British, Mechanical Engineering UG

Your Home Away From Home

Finding the familiar in a new city

We asked our international students and staff how they maintained their connections to home whilst living in Nottingham. 

They gave us recommendations for restaurants, food shops, and religious or community groups that cover the globe, to help you find all the home comforts Nottingham has to offer. 

Click the link below and zoom or scroll on the map to find the recommendations for your country or region.

Top recommendations

Khushi takes us to her favourite dosa restaurant in Nottingham, Dosa and Chutney, to show us how she stays connected to her home while at university


Khushi's favourite dosa spot

When Khushi is missing her home in India, she takes a trip to Dosa and Chutney, which is located close to Market Square in Nottingham city centre.

Carrie shares her experiences of celebrating Lunar New Year in the UK


Celebrating Lunar New Year

Carrie shares her experiences of celebrating Lunar New Year in the UK, as she cooks traditional Chinese food, takes part in arts and crafts and watches an amazing projection display at Lakeside Arts.

Have you got a recommendation? 

If there's somewhere in Nottingham that keeps you connected to your home country or your heritage, let us know. 

Complete the form below for a chance to be featured on the map and to help others find a little bit of home in Nottingham.

Open Day June 2022