Erin & Rhys’ Top Fives of European Travel

top fives All of these top fives are in my opinion, you can take it or leave it … I would take it! We had a freaking ball! 🙂 Top five places Santorini Athens Murren Bordeaux Granada Top five hotels/hostels or holiday rentals Rome – Roma Guest House Edinburgh – Grey Friars Attic Santorini –…

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Back to London for the last time

This morning we cooked up the haggis that we had in the fridge, waiting for when we were game enough to try it! We leave today so it was a better time than any. I enjoyed it. It just tasted like black pudding. After a hearty breakfast we headed to the station by cab, because…

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Edinburgh – Day Seven

Today was rainy again, so St Andrews is off the itinerary. I am sure it would have been great but only on a nice sunny day 🙂 Rhys wasn’t able to get too much shopping done for himself yet so todays mission was to buy another bag to carry as hand luggage and fill it…

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Edinburgh – Day Four

We planned to meet my cousin Bruce again today in Prince’s street to grab a bite to eat for lunch, do some shopping together and maybe tick off a couple more things on my dads list of things to do. We were a little late so poor Bruce waited for us for a little while.…

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Edinburgh – Day Three

Day 88 4th of October With Edinburgh being the place my parents were born and raised, I needed to explore some of the places that were important in their growing up. Dad had given us a hefty list of places we should see, most in the Juniper Green area so we planned to spend most…

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Liverpool

Day 85 … Wow almost over! We left our accomodation in London and caught one of those great double decker red buses to the station. We then took the underground to Euston station for our national rail train to Liverpool. They sold wifi on the train so I was entertained for a while, we seemed…

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London … again!

We checked out of our hotel and caught the metro to the main station. We got there easily enough and went through the customs. I got hammered with questions by the customs officer, which was fun? Maybe I just look dodgy haha! Then we boarded our train to London!! We are super excited about heading…

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Brussels

Day 83 We went to Amsterdam Central station and managed to find our way to the international trains with a little help, it’s not very well sign posted here! The train was pretty quick and after a short nap we were in Brussels. The place is beautiful! We thought catching a cab would be easier,…

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Amsterdam – Day Three

28th of September We dragged ourselves out of bed nice and early to make the most of the free hotel breakfast, but it was such a struggle that we went back to bed for a nap afterwards and slept way too long!! This didn’t stop us from doing all the things we wanted to do…

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Amsterdam – Day Two

Day 81 We had a pretty packed schedule today! We wanted to go to the two big museums and later, the Anne Frank Haus. We are pretty efficient tourists so we managed to get it all done in a day. First we went to an restaurant that served up a hearty English breakfast, I couldn’t…

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