Budapest

We left Poland on a 7-hour bus to Budapest, (it was only supposed to be an hour flight, yes I am still a little sore about it) we were treated to a beautiful drive...

Prague

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Hanoi – First Thoughts

After jumping on an old turbo prop plane (that takes me back) to Ha Noi we were waiting for the baggage carousel to send back our bags when I experienced an oh-o moment.  As...

Pisa

The Famous Leaning Tower   Today we got up early to take a whirlwind (literally) trip to Pisa to see ‘the worlds most famous tower’ before we head into Rome. We arrived at the Leaning Tower and...

Vancouver

  View from Stanley Park We landed in Vancouver after a pleasant flight from Calgary.  The afternoon we explored a bit of the downtown area that is Vancouver.  We wandered into some of the downtown shops,...

Amsterdam

After a pleasant train to Amsterdam we were ready for a new city.  Most of all we were looking forward to the ability to cook our own food, this might sound boring and simple,...

Milan

  Shopping Centre Milan Style Our first stop in Italy was Milan, well known for its extravagant fashion and was an amazing way to start in Italy.  We arrived at our hostel which was incredible.  Ostello...

Dublin

The Isle of Green.  After arriving in from London it was a relaxing bus to our hostel – the best hostel that we have stayed in so far.  One thing that became immediately clear...

Scotland – Day 2

Setting off early we started the spectacular drive down to Balmoral Castle, her majesties royal residence in Scotland, taking in the ever continuing beauty of the Scottish high country.  It was beautiful to take...

Sail Croatia: Day 4 – Hvar

Setting sail from Stari Grad at a respectable time in the morning we made our way to the popular party island of Hvar.  Popular with Beyoncé and Prince Harry as we were soon told....