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Trip: Europe

There are [38] stories from my trip: Europe


UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 16 Nov 2007 | Views [761]

Very much enjoying with Vanessa and Julian.  They are so fantastic.  Hopefully they will not be put off by us in the future... we turned their house upside down during the last week.. We did of course the typical English things, like go to the great ... Read more >

Tags: People

Trying to save money!

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 12 Nov 2007 | Views [807]

well of course we are on a budget since right now we are not working.  In fact we are on the tightest budget!  So anyway, in trying to save money let me tell you some of our funny stories which worked.. then some that didn't work so well.... At first ... Read more >

Tags: Travel Tips

Hello London

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 10 Nov 2007 | Views [717]

We are arrived in London very late on Friday night.  We found a crazy ticket with Ryanair for 1cent each from Rome.  Now I guess we really paid for what we got hehe which was not too much. The flight was of course delayed with the 'reasons' being weather ... Read more >

Tags: I should have known better!

Ciao Italy...

ITALY | Friday, 9 Nov 2007 | Views [1455]

Venice is really a very romantic tiny city.  With the tiny canals, walking streets (no cars, scooters etc).. it really is like a picture and perfect.  We would walk all day here enjoying the pretty views, good weather and the friendly people. Out of ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


ITALY | Tuesday, 6 Nov 2007 | Views [741]

Well we arrived in Venice this morning. We are staying in the Jewish Ghetto which is the first ghetto in the world! WOW to that. We are staying in a cute room which is our own! hehe no sharing anything for a few days.. seems strange. Had a good nap because ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

Florence more

ITALY | Monday, 5 Nov 2007 | Views [696]

Spending this morning in the internet catching up on all the goss haha!  However the rest of the day will be relaxing walking thru the pretty streets! Then we are off to Venice tomorrow at of course crazy o'clock in the morning! haha Ciao for now!  ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


ITALY | Sunday, 4 Nov 2007 | Views [2573]

Well Briel wasn't sure he wanted to go to Pisa.  However was he glad we did.  It really is a sight the leaning tower of Pisa.  SO magnificant.  We spent the afternoon laying in the grass beside the tower and just talking, relaxing and enjoying the site.... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


ITALY | Saturday, 3 Nov 2007 | Views [627]

Took a 5.30am train to FLorence today!  OUCH that was harsh!  hehe But that meant we had most of the afternoon to enjoy the pretty city. We walked up this little hill which overlooks the rest of the city and took heaps of photos and just enjoyed a relaxig ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

Gallery: FlorencePisaVenice

ITALY | Saturday, 3 Nov 2007 | Photo Gallery

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Mt Vesuvus!

ITALY | Friday, 2 Nov 2007 | Views [1086]

Went again to Ercoland station, from here we took a tour bus to the Mountain.  It was 16 Euros each.  You can catch public bus to there and pay entrance separately, but the bus only starts at 12.45 midday, and we arrived at 10am.. this little town is ... Read more >

Tags: Mountains


ITALY | Thursday, 1 Nov 2007 | Views [852]

Ercolano is another city that was buried by the eruption of Mt Vesuvus in 79 AD.  This city was much closer to the volcano however so it was buried under lava and not just ashes. The city was a main city which corresponded with Pompeii in trade of goods ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


ITALY | Wednesday, 31 Oct 2007 | Views [822]

Went to see Pompeii today. It a lot bigger than I thought - but then it was an entire city destroyed by the ashes of Mt Vesuvus.  It was stunning.  We were there for about 5-6 hours and we nearly completed it all, but not really.... TO get there, you ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

Napoli - Napels

ITALY | Tuesday, 30 Oct 2007 | Views [1794]

Well I heard Napoli was a city I would probably dislike because it is cheap, dirty and loads of pickpockets. However Briel and I love it.  It by no means is Roma or Verona or Florence.  But we like it because it has a culture all it's own!  It is crazy ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

Gallery: Napoli

ITALY | Tuesday, 30 Oct 2007 | Photo Gallery

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Roma Day 3 - Vatican

ITALY | Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | Views [917]

We waited till Monday to see the Vatican thinking that perhaps the crowds would be less since the weekenders would be leaving roma already.  hmmm... well there was a mass this morning, so of cours the Vatican was closed all morning till 1PM! In any ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

Roma - Day 1 & 2

ITALY | Sunday, 28 Oct 2007 | Views [1249] | Comments [1]

Read again - I updated it properly! Firstly sorry for the crappy blog - we no longer have free internet so time is short!  I will change this blog to be more interesting! Well staying in Due Ponte outside of Roma.  It is only a 10min train ride from ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

Gallery: Rome

ITALY | Friday, 26 Oct 2007 | Photo Gallery

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DIZZY DAISY hostel - Poland

POLAND | Friday, 26 Oct 2007 | Views [861]

DIZY DAISY hostel.  My first, ot my last.  Certainly was a great hostel to stay at.  Much recommended if you do come to Krakow! It is located 7 min away frm the main station - an easy easy walk. Free internet, laundry, breakfast, tea & coffee all ... Read more >

Tags: Budgets & money

Gallery: Poland

POLAND | Thursday, 25 Oct 2007 | Photo Gallery

Krakow-Auswitz-Salt Mines
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Wieliczka Salt Mines

POLAND | Thursday, 25 Oct 2007 | Views [9651] | Comments [1]

I should explain, we are currently in a hotel with internet access.  Otherwise you would not get a daily update of our travelling!  haha lucky you eh! kidding! Today we went to Wieliczka Salt Mines.  This is about 1 hour out of Krakow city.  Again, ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

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