We had one last day in Amsterdam and so much left on our to do list. We woke up just in time for breakfast before having to quickly pack and check out. We put our bags into storage and headed over to the Van Gough museum. Having bought tickets yesterday it didn’t take us much … More The Zombie Art Apocalyse – Last Day in Amsterdam
If we thought that yesterdays hangover was bad today was another level so we decided to stay in bed and skip breakfast. Not wanting to waste the entire day we planned to visit the Van Gogh museum. When we arrived however you had to queue for ages to just buy tickets for specific time slots … More It’s a Sign we Should Never Go to a Sex Show – Day three in Amsterdam
Our plan to have a relaxed first night clearly didn’t go to plan. I woke up the next morning not feeling too bad , just exhausted from lack of sleep, Steph was another story entirely and looked like she was lucky to be alive. Our hostel included breakfast and we just made it in time … More Zoo’s, Snooze and Booze – Day Two in Amsterdam
In the middle of winter me and my friend Steph were sat in the pub musing on summer and holidays and dreaming of adventures. A few drinks and weeks later we decided to book a last minute girls weekend to Amsterdam. I had been to the city once before as a child but couldn’t really … More 26 Hours of Walking, Windows and Weirdness – Travelling to Amsterdam
You don’t have to get on a plane or travel miles to have an adventure! No matter where you live there is always something to explore, for me the 40 minute drive to whitby was long overdue. As an english literature graduate obsessed with the gothic, visiting whitby abbey was high on my bucket list. … More A Day Trip To Whitby – The birthplace of Dracula
Festival packing as a women just isn’t fair, guys can throw together a pair of jeans, shorts, a few tops and some wellies and they are done. We on the other hand seem to have so much more to think about! After spending many a festival regretting not packing that one item and every year … More A Girl’s Guide to Festival Packing
So you know you want to travel europe, you’ve got a bit of an idea of where you want to go but need to work out the logistics of how to get from place to place. There are an array of options from hire car, plane, coach or the most popular train. If train is … More Interrailing Ticket vs Doing it Yourself?
DO: 1) Have a Vague Plan and Try to Book as Much in Advance as Possible A huge bonus of an interrailling ticket is the freedom it allows, however booking in advance as much as you can will make it far cheaper and easier to budget. With the cheapest interail ticket we had carefully planned … More Interailing Do’s and Don’ts
It’s always a daunting prospect beginning to pack, especially if it’s a long trip spanning multiple countries. Only having a vague idea of what to take as a first time backpacker I did a lot of research and found a number of blogs with hints, tips and suggestions that really helped. So after getting back … More What to Pack for Interrailling?
I can’t believe this it is! It has been an incredible two and a half weeks, our journey has been jam packed with history, culture and good nights out. We have visited 5 countries and had an amazing time on our tiny budget. To wrap up, my inter-railing experience was one that I will remember … More Fields, Planes and Wrong Trains – The Last Day of our Interrailing Adventure