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100 THINGS!! 100 things to accomplish on our trip


UNITED KINGDOM | Sunday, 4 Sep 2011 | Views [631]

100 THINGS TO ACCOMPLISH ON OUR TRIP 1. conquer europe 2. live and work in england 3. get crafty for a day 4. save some money 5. invent a new meal 6. take a roadtrip 7. learn a new language 1/2 completed. points for trying 8. ... Read more >

1. conquer europe

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 3 Sep 2011 | Views [282]

After much debate with Miss Farr we have came to an agreement on no 1 on the list. We did not conquer europe, but we gave it one hell of a crack ;)Consider this crack to be continued

49. collect a beer bottle from every country visited

AUSTRALIA | Saturday, 3 Sep 2011 | Views [263]

FAILLLL!! decided to start this challenge after we had done a bit of travelling hence i missed out on a bottle from spain. managed to visit the other countries again (not purley to collect a bottle, not that extreme) but it just means I'll have to head ... Read more >

2. live and work in england

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 3 Sep 2011 | Views [192]

obviously this is an easy one to mark off as we are did this. lived and worked in england. lived in elstead and lived in leeds. worked at the mill and at the walkabout. "live and work in england" check :)

100. acquire an amazing accessories collection

AUSTRALIA | Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | Views [161]

not sure if this really has earnt the 100th place in a list of 100 but seeing as it feels like thats how many scarves were shipped home then i guess in a way it has earnt the title. many many scraves, all colours, from lots of countries now dress the ... Read more >

15. get a taste of amsterdam

NETHERLANDS | Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | Views [312]

it was done with pleasure who would have thought bike riding could be so fun if onlt i have picked a bike the right size

94. buy cheese from a farm in netherlands (famous dutch cheese!!!)

NETHERLANDS | Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | Views [848]

it was sooo cheesy!not as in korny but as in cheese. cheese farm was cheese lovers heaven. tried about 15 different cheeses and both bought a wax sealed cheese only to then panic about getting it through customs so we did the right thing and declared ... Read more >

39. visit a post office in heidelberg

GERMANY | Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | Views [250]

check and MATE! not exactly one of the average things to have on a 100 things list ut we did it! and it was alot like all other post offices. except it was in heidelberg which meant that when we were looking for a large box to post some things home ... Read more >

82. eat some swiss chocolate, infront of a swiss cow, in switzerland

SWITZERLAND | Monday, 29 Aug 2011 | Views [555]

swiss swiss swiss. cant say it tasted all that much different with the cow there. but it was quite symbolic

87. visit a concentration camp in germany

GERMANY | Saturday, 27 Aug 2011 | Views [233]

wow. this was a bit of an eye opener. really really interesting. and incredably disturbing all at the same time!

34. see the cathedral of st vitus in prague

CZECH REPUBLIC | Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | Views [189]

this was another one of those occasions where... we didnt really know what the cathedral looked like or know anything about it when we wrote it on the list and now it has come time to finish this blog and we see numer 34 and ask, 'we didnt do that??' ... Read more >

90. fairy floss at prater park, austria

AUSTRIA | Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | Views [529]

fairy floss, the yummy, delectale, delicious, sweet sticky goodness that can only be fairy floss. pink of course! saw the famous big wheel, the largest ferris wheel for the most part of last century. and michelle won a smurf which just makes the place ... Read more >

77. smoke shesha

HUNGARY | Sunday, 21 Aug 2011 | Views [218]

michelle got hooked on it. was sucking it down like it was oxygen one night in this random awesome bar in budapest

79. see fisherman's bastion in budapest

HUNGARY | Sunday, 21 Aug 2011 | Views [413]

on the buda bank near matthias church. also the location where we had to have our 'group photo' taken. oh my goodness, craziest photographer ever. she ran in in some great hurry, made us all sit there with the sun in our eyes and refused to let us wear ... Read more >

89. listen to the famous sea organ of zadar

CROATIA | Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | Views [238]

the one and only musical sea organ built in 2005. genius

74. swim in lake ohrid

MACEDONIA | Sunday, 14 Aug 2011 | Views [221]

europe's widest and deepest lake. also works out to be a really nice setting for a job interview via telephone. 

37. see alexander nevsky's cathedral

BULGARIA | Saturday, 13 Aug 2011 | Views [262]

incredible. totally different to any other cathedral previously seen (because they can get a wee it repedative) unfortunately the less fortunate locals (eg. missing limbs) used the beautiful catherdral as their begging door step trying to get some money ... Read more >

55. visit the blue mosque in istanbul

TURKEY | Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | Views [300]

and blue it is, when you turn the blue tint on on camera colour settings! absolutely amazing building. and they even had blue sheets to cover the woman (no flesh allowed inside) except feet, no shoes allowed inside either. and really really nice squishy ... Read more >

81. traditional turkish bath

TURKEY | Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | Views [223]

the man sold it to me. the whole its on the 100 things to do before you die list and what can I say. i'm one of those 100 things list people. so i did it. and i'm glad to say i did there was alot of saggy turkish ladies boobs but i dont think i've ... Read more >

47. see troy (not the movie, the walls)

TURKEY | Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | Views [343]

hmmmm..... Brad Pitt. Walls of troy were interesting though. some still standing. others might say it was just a pile of rocks but we cultured people can see the history ;) the big horse replica was... big..... hmmmm... Brad Pitt :D

32. visit A.N.Z.A.C cove

TURKEY | Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | Views [335]

Even Blinky came out to see this historic site where we got our Aussie education on.

63. try traditional greek salad and gyros when in greece

GREECE | Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | Views [290]

greek salad is refreshing. pretty much the same as the greek salad that they serve at home however sometimes overloaded with oil. gyros is a whole other experience. some what like a kabab but not quite. the meat tasted like hamburger but without the ... Read more >

54. hike a live volcano

GREECE | Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | Views [347]

it was a hike. we walked to the top of the Nea Kameni, a volcanic island of santorini said to possibly e one of the largest volcanic eruptions the earth has ever seen. there were parts of the island where the soil was extremely hot. this was followed ... Read more >

14. cruise the greek islands

GREECE | Saturday, 6 Aug 2011 | Views [263]

and cruise we did. the cruise ship experience wasn't quite like i had imagined. I think it was smaller than the ones that i had heard about. we still had a great time cruising from Mykonos to Turkey to Patmos to Crete and then Santorini back to ... Read more >

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MACEDONIA | Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | Photo Gallery

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