Scottish Highland Adventure

Delays for my flight from Dublin to Edinburgh thanks to all the snow, so I arrived after dark and crashed at the hostel shortly after getting in, forgetting to even eat dinner. The first day of the Haggis Adventures tour was an early start to get to the meeting point of the 5 day Highland… Continue reading Scottish Highland Adventure

St Patrick’s Day in Dublin

Thursday 15th I flew into Dublin, met with my room mate and wandered Dublin’s city centre to find some green for the St Patrick’s day celebrations. It was particularly hard to find green stuff. We checked into the hostel and met the girls in our dorms that we would be partying with the next few… Continue reading St Patrick’s Day in Dublin

A Long Weekend in Prague

Continuing with hitting up a different country every month, I’ve gone to Prague for February. Although, I almost didn’t make it. The train I jumped on at Victoria Station went right through Gatwick station without stopping. Stress levels went up as I tried to figure out how to get back as the next stop was… Continue reading A Long Weekend in Prague

An Iceland Adventure

Day 1- Arrived in Iceland yesterday afternoon. The sun was setting as we flew towards the airport. Looking out the window of the plane, as we flew over Iceland, I was mesmerised by the landscape. It was unlike anything I’ve ever seen before. Being the middle of winter, It doesn’t start getting light until around… Continue reading An Iceland Adventure

Part 5: Freiburg and The Black Forest

Day 1- 3 trains and a lot of anxiety (and running between platforms for connecting trains) later, I’ve made it to the south-west of Germany to Freiburg, southern most part of the Black Forest. The hostel is situated outside of town, with the Black Forest right behind it. Perfect location for me to go hiking… Continue reading Part 5: Freiburg and The Black Forest

Part 4: Neuschwanstein Castle

Day 1- A White Christmas Merry Christmas Everyone! Started Christmas Day in Nurnberg, ending it in Schwangau, looking up at the beautiful Schloss Neuschwanstein. Two trains-leaving drizzly Nuremberg for Sunny Munich and then onto Fussen, passing snow covered roofs and fields with the mountains ahead of us. It was a beautiful site, with the blue… Continue reading Part 4: Neuschwanstein Castle