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A Spanish Farewell

SPAIN | Tuesday, 9 Mar 2010 | Views [877] | Comments [2]

The morning after Morocco, we said goodbye to all of our new friends, and took a bus to the next city, and then caught a train to Granada. The countryside on this train ride was beautiful - we found the mountains! We arrived at the train station in ... Read more >

Tags: alhambra, alice berents, granada, madrid, neil loewen, palacio real de madrid

Three Countries, Two Continents, One Epic Adventure

SPAIN | Monday, 8 Mar 2010 | Views [3325] | Comments [2]

Hi friends. Long time no blog, I know. It has been a difficult last month for me (traveling is hard on a person...) because after the shocking death of my computer, I was left without any access to the world wide web. I now know how the Inuit ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, gibraltar, morocco, neil loewen, tangier, tarifa

Super Sunny Sevilla!

SPAIN | Tuesday, 9 Feb 2010 | Views [804] | Comments [1]

Special Guest Writer: Alice Berents! We had heard that the train system in Spain was not very good, however our first Spanish train experience was the best yet. We were checked onto the train a lot like at an airport, found our luxurious seats ... Read more >

Tags: alcazar, alice berents, maria luisa park, neil loewen, seville, spain, tapas, tarifa

FINALLY we can understand the locals!!!

SPAIN | Tuesday, 9 Feb 2010 | Views [629] | Comments [1]

Ladies and Gentlemen, we were having trouble keeping up with the blogging and photos, so today I have a big surprise for you, this edition of the blog is by special guest travel blogger: Alice Berents.   Take it away Alice.   After ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, barcelona, gaudi, neil loewen

An Epic Train Adventure

SPAIN | Tuesday, 9 Feb 2010 | Views [751] | Comments [2]

No pants were stolen in the making of this blog.   So we saw Charlene, Alex, and Isaac off at 6am, immediately fell back asleep, and then got up and checked out ourselves for 10am.   We had two hours until our train would arrive, ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, barcelona, cinque terre, neil loewen, trains, turin

The Cinque Terre!

ITALY | Friday, 5 Feb 2010 | Views [920] | Comments [3]

The Cinque Terre!   Australia Day in Rome, celebrated by two Aussies, a Canuck, a Brazilian, and an Argentinian, was a smashing success, bringing people together across cultural divides, but much more importantly, informing us ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, cinque terre, hiking, italy, mediterranean sea, neil loewen, sunsets

When in Rome...

ITALY | Monday, 1 Feb 2010 | Views [1105] | Comments [4]

When in Rome…   Hi friends, long time no blog, and I know you all have been checking back every single day to see if it has been updated because you all are interested in my life (our lives?) that much, BUT I had a few days of ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, chianti hostel, colosseum, italy, miscellanea, neil loewen, rome

Almost Falling in Canals, and other short stories from Venice

ITALY | Monday, 25 Jan 2010 | Views [2670] | Comments [1]

Almost Falling in Canals and other short stories from Venice SO, we arrived in Venice, the city of canals, and were like, “So? Amsterdam had canals too.”  This city had something it had to prove to us.  We arrived in the ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, burano, canals, gelatto, murano, neil loewen, vaporetti, venice

How Come Everyone Knows We Speak English?

FRANCE | Tuesday, 19 Jan 2010 | Views [1161] | Comments [5]

How Come Everyone Knows We Speak English? In Loving Memory of Kendra Ann (no idea what your real middle name is) Eyolfson Dear Diary (you better be reading this Brynn - I think you owe me something now) On Monday, ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, arc de triomphe, catacombs, champs elysees, christophers paris, eiffel tower, france, neil loewen, paris, st

Amsterbeen’s Dam Awesome

NETHERLANDS | Saturday, 16 Jan 2010 | Views [1091] | Comments [15]

Our travel blog - originally intended as a one-time only, epic adventure - has surpassed expectations and we’re gonna give the crowds exactly what they’ve been begging for: a sequel! DA DA DA...   From the masterminds who brought ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, amsterdam, anne frank house, antwerp, belgium, kendra eyolfson, neil loewen, paris, red light district, van gogh museum

Too Jet-lagged to Come Up With a Witty Title

NETHERLANDS | Wednesday, 13 Jan 2010 | Views [1628] | Comments [11]

So this is my travel blog, (hopefully) chronicalling my adventures in Europe.  I began my journey in Winnipeg.  After hugs and kisses, I took off for Chicago.  I anticipated a long and boring two hour trip, but ended up sitting next to the most interesting ... Read more >

Tags: alice berents, amsterdam, damrak, kendra eyolfson, neil loewen, the flying pig, the netherlands

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