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World Trip 2011

Photos: Bilbao and Castro, Spain

SPAIN | Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Tags: bilbao, castro, guggenheim, mundaka


Bilbao & Castro, Spain

SPAIN | Monday, 28 Nov 2011 | Views [428]

The overnight bus from Paris was a gruelling 10 hours but we managed to get some sleep before we disembarked in Bilbao, Spain. We were in this part of the world to catch up with a good mate of mine, Simon and his wife Marta. We had a few hours to ... Read more >


Photos: Paris

FRANCE | Monday, 28 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Paris

FRANCE | Monday, 28 Nov 2011 | Views [487]

We decided on the bus from Amsterdam to Paris because of the price and after a small altercation with a truck resulting in a smashed windscreen of the bus, we arrived in Paris at rush hour.  Paris is a massive city so we decided to grab a cab to take ... Read more >


Photos: Amsterdam

NETHERLANDS | Tuesday, 22 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Tags: amsterdam, dam, market, museum, sex


Amsterdam

NETHERLANDS | Tuesday, 22 Nov 2011 | Views [580]

Ok, so after a sombre last post, I am writing this from a Paris hostel after a great few days in London and Amsterdam. We got back to London soooo jetlagged and it was a feeling that wouldn’t leave us for a few days but we soldiered ... Read more >

Tags: amsterdam, bikes, eurostar, red light district


Photos: Vancouver.

CANADA | Tuesday, 22 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Vancouver

CANADA | Tuesday, 22 Nov 2011 | Views [535]

After much deliberation, we decided that we would write about our impromptu trip back to Canada in mid October. Mostly because we feel that our travel blog represents time. Anything that occurs during our time traveling affects us and molds us ... Read more >

Tags: canucks, friends, mountain biking, vancouver


Photos: London, England

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | Photo Gallery


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London, England

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | Views [476]

After a week up north in Manchester, it was time to head south to London. My sister, Kym has been living there for 4 years so I hadn't seen her for a while and we were both looking forward to catching up. We jumped on a train down to Derby and were ... Read more >

Tags: buckingham palace, chalet hosts, france, london eye, st martins, st pauls cathedral, tower bridge, tower of london, trafalgar square


Photos: Manchester, England

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 8 Oct 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Tags: another place, beach, castle, conwy, liverpool, manchester, united kingdom, wales


Manchester, England

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 8 Oct 2011 | Views [418]

The first stage of our trip to Manchester started from the historic port of Dublin. A place that has seen many ships come and go over the years. Our ferry was one of the faster ones and the crossing to Holyhead in Northern Wales only ... Read more >

Tags: alton towers., conwy castle, liverpool, manchester


Photos: Dublin, Ireland

IRELAND | Saturday, 8 Oct 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Tags: castle, cathedral, church, dublin, generator hostel, guinness, ireland, st. patrick


Dublin, Ireland

IRELAND | Saturday, 8 Oct 2011 | Views [488]

So, we arrived in Dublin bus station, Busaras, in the late afternoon with our 2 backpacks and a surfboard bag each.   We knew the distance to the hostel as 2.4km, so we set out packed up like stupid backpackers with too much stuff. ... Read more >


Photos: Bundoran, Ireland

IRELAND | Saturday, 8 Oct 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Tags: bundoran, cold, eurosurf, freezing, ireland, peak, rain, surf, wind


Bundoran, Ireland

IRELAND | Saturday, 8 Oct 2011 | Views [539]

We were lucky enough to get the new Airbus A380 for our flight out of Miami which was nice. Touch screens with movies and games etc. It even has a feature where you can watch the plane take off and land through 3 different camera positions ... Read more >


Photos: Miami, Florida

USA | Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | Photo Gallery


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Tags: florida, mangoes, miami, north beach, ocean drive, sobe, south beach


Miami, Florida

USA | Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | Views [460]

September is a volatile month in the deep south of America. The water is warm and the air is torridly humid. These conditions are perfect for tropical depressions and hurricanes so we stayed a few more days in New Orleans as we closely watched Hurricane ... Read more >

Tags: florida, hurricanes, miami, south beach


Photos: Back in the USA

USA | Friday, 26 Aug 2011 | Photo Gallery

Texas to Louisiana
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Tags: bourbon, cafe, french quarter, galveston, louisiana, music, new orleans, street car, texas, voodoo


Back in the USA

USA | Friday, 26 Aug 2011 | Views [415]

So, our first night back in the U.S.A. was in a small town named after my dad – Raymondville, Texas.   We basically stopped there because we had already been driving for 9 hours and were pretty tired after crossing the border.   We paid far ... Read more >


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