Interrailing 2017

Andy and I had been planning on going interrailing for a few months so when there was a special offer on tickets bought before 1 Jan 2017 we bit the bullet and purchased 2 Youth Tickets (which are 25% cheaper than if you're 28 or older). We decided to go for 7 days of travel within 30 … Continue reading Interrailing 2017


A weekend in Heidelberg

I recently spent the weekend in Heidelberg to see my good friend Julia, Julia is from Russia but she currently studies at Heidelberg uni so we’ve met up twice since I moved to Cologne in February. We met 2 years ago in Aachen while we were both at the same Summer School to improve our … Continue reading A weekend in Heidelberg

A weekend in Brussels

I thought I would carry on my "weekend in..." posts, and this weeks edition is all about my recent trip to Brussels to meet Annabel. I travelled straight after work on Friday on the 15:40 direct train to Brussels Midi Station. I arrived just after 6pm and we headed straight to the hostel to drop our bags … Continue reading A weekend in Brussels


A Weekend in Salzburg

Last weekend I had the pleasure of flying to Salzburg to meet Katherine for a fun-filled weekend of sightseeing, eating and drinking. Our weekend started on Friday after my plane landed at just after 4pm, I was quite shocked at the lax security and I didn't even have my passport checked once! We got a … Continue reading A Weekend in Salzburg


Andy’s visit to Seville

After all the Christmas, New Year and Hong Kong excitement my 21st birthday came around really quickly and the week after that Andy came to visit me in Seville. We got 4 full days in Seville and then stayed in Malaga overnight before his flight home. Although it was only a fortnight since I last … Continue reading Andy’s visit to Seville


Hong Kong 2017

This is a long overdue post but I haven't really had the chance to write it since getting back to Spain after Christmas, so better late than never. For my 21st and my Dad's 50th birthdays, my Mum organised a surprise trip to Hong Kong. We flew from Manchester (I'd forgotten how boring long flights … Continue reading Hong Kong 2017


A weekend in Málaga with Dad

So I spent this past weekend (19-21 Nov) in Malaga with my lovely Dad who had flown over for a couple of days. We were together from Saturday afternoon to Monday night, staying in a little apartment right in the centre of Malaga and had a great time together. We decided that it was best … Continue reading A weekend in Málaga with Dad