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Euro Road Trip – Dresden

Spreewald Before Dresden we stopped in the cute old town of Spreewald. Actually, I’m not certain if it’s the name of the town, or the name of the…

Euro Road Trip – Ghent

Day 104 In a great twist of bad luck becoming good, by being late to arrive in Ghent (due to mechanical breakdowns, and extended breaks in Val d’Isere),…

Euro Road Trip – Bruges

I watched a movie called In Bruges nearly 10 years ago, and other than thinking it quite brilliantly dark, I had this opinion that Bruges was a shit…

Euro Road Trip – Annecy

We finally left heavenly Val d’Isere. It was hard, but it was long overdue. It was time to get back to the adventures! After nearly a week up…

Euro Road Trip – Day 6 and 7 – France’s Atlantic Coast

No fog this morning! We’ve finally escaped its grasp! That, or the weather pattern that created it has moved on. The morning started with a trip to ‘Green…

Italy – A Long Weekend in Venice

Day One One of the benefits of living in London are easy access to Europe. The downside of living in London is the effort getting to those airports…

Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg – Walking around Saint Petersburg

We arrived early on a Sunday morning, after taking the overnight train from Moscow. It was quiet and comfortable, so while we were a little tired, we were…