Adventures, Interrailing 2016

An extra big adventure: Berlin

We’ve been in Berlin since Saturday and we have been incredibly busy! We’ve walked miles (very tired feet) and seen a huge amount.

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Adventures, Interrailing 2016

An extra big adventure: it’s time to go!

interrail

Today’s the day! After seven months of planning (and the five years that we’ve been thinking about it), it’s finally time for me and Lauren to go interrailing! We have a very detailed shared OneNote document, and a very detailed shared GoogleDrive Map, we have insurance, we have backpacks, I have a bumbag, and a selfie stick, we are ready! Continue reading “An extra big adventure: it’s time to go!”

Adventures, Interrailing 2016

An extra big adventure: the beginning, and the first hurdle

interrail train europe

Back in December, Lauren text me something along the lines of “there’s an Interrail sale, let’s go this summer”.

We had planned to go four years ago, the summer I finished university, but nobody managed to save up enough or really commit to it, so when I was offered three months in Italy – working as an au pair for a family who lived in Finale Ligure – I took the chance and went. To my employers’ horror, I spent my days off on trains up and down the coast – and, once, went all the way to Milan – but it’s not quite the same. Continue reading “An extra big adventure: the beginning, and the first hurdle”