Me and my uni girls decided to have a reunion and booked a long weekend to dublin. While the flights were very cheap we were struggling to find accommodation to match. Everything in central Dublin seemed to be an extortionate price. With many of them having used air bnb in the past we started scrolling … More A Long Weekend in Dublin – A Crazy Place and a Rickshaw Race
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
Spending my 21st in Budapest really was a dream come true, however waking up with a massive hangover wasn’t exactly what I had imagined. After giving ourselves a long morning to recover we decided to get brunch at a cafe that had been recommended called blue bird. It looked amazing and was filled with delicious … More Walk Out’s and Birthday Baths – Day Three in Budapest
After our adventures last night we were shocked to discover it had taken Beth and Lucy almost 2 hours to get back to the hostel. They got lost in the streets of Vienna and were having their own adventure. Today however beth was leaving our trip to go home for a christening. We were becoming … More Gatecrashing a Children’s Pool Party – Day Two in Vienna
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 offer were more … 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 My top 20 travel tunes
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