Experiencing the best of Berlin in a day

By | February 27th, 2013|Germany|

Berlin in a day?  Really?  OK so your feet may ache a little by the end of it, and your camera battery may be on its last legs come 6pm, but Berlin in a day is doable honest. Berlin as you probably well know is a city steeped in history, not all of it positive, [...]

Photo Essay: 4 weeks of InterRailing around Europe

By | February 24th, 2012|Austria, Czech Rep, Germany, Hungary, Photographic Inspiration|

In the spring of 2010, whilst I was still 25 (just), I used up a great chunk of my annual leave from work to go inter-railing around parts of Europe. Annual leave well taken! The significance of being 25 at the time was that my age meant I was still eligable for a youth ticket, [...]

InterRailing part 6 – Munich

By | May 22nd, 2010|Germany, Travel, Travel Diary|

Munich was the last stop on the agenda, sadly our time on the road (or maybe that should be rails?) was coming to an end. We checked into another Wombats hostel which was nicely placed in the city centre.  We had a 10 bed dorm, but it was almost like a corridor, so the girls [...]

Inter-railing part 1 – Berlin

By | May 1st, 2010|Germany, Travel, Travel Diary|

A short flight from Luton, my European adventure began in Berlin Germany.  I wanted to go InterRailing whilst I was still under 26 and therefore qualified for a youth ticket.  My ticket arrived in good time and came with some handy flyers.  All seemed to be in place. Berlin was brilliant, a city [...]