Europe and UK

Berlin

Berlin

East side vs. West side … learning the story We stayed at the St Christopher’s Inn hostel where we drank 2 euro jagaers, beer from steins and dined on curry weaners! We went on a free walking tour of Berlin.…

Amsterdam

Amsterdam

Red lights, Canals, Clogs, Bicycles and Buds We flew to Amsterdam early Sunday morning. You can get into town from the airport via train. We had already booked accommodation at this rad hostel called The Flying Pig. They have queensize…

Venice

Venice

Venice We took the train to Venice so it was awesome crossing the bridge over to this magical island city of bridges. We booked to stay at the Hotel Bernardi in the heart of the old city. The hotel is…

Florence

We’ve decided that Florence is the most beautiful city we have seen so far. The cobble stone streets, side walk cafes, markets, amazing aarchitecture river, bridges and gardens all combine to make this city, one of a kind. We checked…

Rome

Rome

All roads lead to Rome… After only a few hours sleep and some frantic packing we made it to stansted airport where we flew good old ryanair to Rome (Ciampino). Our hostel was just around the corner from the main…

Mykonos

Mykonos

Mynokos was a great place to end our holiday. Although our first impression was not so good. The cabins we stayed at at Paradise beach was not really a cabin but a permanent tent- consisting of 4 walls, 1 window,…

Santorini

“It has been said that the sunsets in Santorini are the best in the world. From the Caldera breathtaking views of the volcano & neighbouring islands. From the east, miles of dark sandy or pebbled beaches. Everywhere one sees small…

Athens

Athens

We landed in Anthens coming from Cairo on 21 may 2008 and it’s Chris’s birthday! Aegean Air – Cairo to Athens Flight A3931, £198.73, 14:55 – 16:55 Accommodation at Zorbas, 2 nights, £50 We spent a day walking around the…

Paris

Paris

Christmas in Paris We took the Eurostar from the newly refurbished St Pancras International station on Christmas Eve morning. Trains are the best way to travel so the trip was great except that we were both a bit fluy. The…

Norway

Norway

We just got back from Norway and had an amazing time with Emily’s old uni volleyball partner (Karoline), her boyfriend (Erik) and their baby (Cecelia). We did lots of hiking and sight seeing. Erik is a ski instructor for the…

London Landing

Left Bangkok at midnight on Wednesday and got to Frankfurt, Germany at 7am local time after 12-13 hours of flying. Then changed planes and flew to London. My old flatmate, Dave met us at the airport and helped us navigate the…