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’s 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 weren’t ready for it to end and could have continued exploring so many … More Fields, Planes and Wrong Trains – The Last Day of our Interrailing Adventure
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 town, 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 our disastrous train journey from Berlin to Prague, we were well prepared and arrived at the train station with plenty of time to get a compartment on the train. The journey was just over 4 hours, so we were thrilled when we managed to get a four-seater table. I am still not overly impressed … More LGBT Traffic Lights – Travelling from Prague to Vienna
After last nights bar crawl, 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. Our room does have huge windows to let the air in; however, we are opposite a construction site. We were woken up at … More The Bird Man and The Tower – Day three in Prague
Our third day in Berlin began productively, me and Lucy decided to go for a morning run. Even after two days in Berlin, all of the streets looked the same, big and industrial. So I discovered a new skill of running whilst reading a map. Running through the crowded streets of Berlin wasn’t ideal, so … More WHAT IS IT!!??- Day three in Berlin