So you know you want to travel to 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 the hiring a car, plane, coach or the most popular train. … 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 interrailing ticket is the freedom it allows, however booking in advance as much as you can make it far cheaper and easier to budget. With the cheapest interrail ticket we had carefully planned out … More Interrailing 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 many blogs with hints, tips and suggestions that really helped. So after getting back from my trip, … More What to Pack for an Interrailing trip?
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. We really weren’t ready for it to end, we really could have carried … More Fields, Planes and Wrong Trains – The Last Day of our Interrailing Adventure
I’m not sure when we actually decided to visit Bratislava, until our trip I had never even heard of it and was easily mixed up by Slovenia and Slovakia. Yet here I found myself on the train to the capital of Slovakia with very little idea of what to expect. The train was rustic and … More Whipping women?? – Day trip to Bratislava
We woke up for our first day in Vienna slightly more refreshed, (if still a bit sweaty) but ready to explore the city. We were disappointed to discover that unlike every other city it did not offer the free walking tour we had become accustomed to. All of the tours Vienna did were more than … More From Gardens to Grunge Clubs – Day One in Vienna
Having the right playlist can change those long journeys on planes or trains from excruciatingly dull into an adventure. They can get you hyped up for your trip, or let you chill out as you watch the world pass by. Here are my top 20 travel tunes that get me in the mood to explore … More The ultimate travel playlist
After the bar crawl last night we decided to have a very chilled day today. We didn’t have the greatest nights sleep, Prague is insanely hot and our hostel has no air conditioning. This wouldn’t be an issue as our room has huge windows to let the air in, however opposite is a huge construction … More The Bird Man and The Tower – Day three in Prague
Today we decided to go on the Sandeman castle tour, as Prague has the biggest medieval castle complex in the world. On the way to the tour, Harrie purchased a selfie stick, resulting in a collection of some of the strangest selfies imaginable as we tried to work out how to use it. While walking … More Shaun Paul’s Unibrow – Day two in Prague
Getting in from our night out at 5am I completed a James Bond-style mission to break into the hostel kitchen to get my wraps. So waking up at 9am, having to pack and carry a heavy backpack around Berlin was FAR from ideal. After twenty minutes of struggling, we realised we were walking in completely … More Hungover Hangman – Travelling from Berlin to Prague