Amsterdam, a city of culture

img_5701Amsterdam is one of those cities where I think your preconceived perceptions make a big difference to your stay – specifically the beloved and I were actually not that fussed on making it here, we kind of viewed it as the Vegas of Europe, and not in the glitz and glam kind of way.  I think this perception was wrong, and I am pleased we took the time to visit this beautiful city. Continue reading “Amsterdam, a city of culture”

Amsterdam to Milan – a three disc anthology

A three day extravaganza across land and sea requires a three disc anthology, ensuring a mix of old and new to carry us on the last leg of our Winter 2017 tour of Europe.  These Soundtracks for Life are Collaborative and your recommendations and additions are warmly welcomed!

  • Vol I is designed for Amsterdam to Milan
  • Vol II is designed for Milan to Bari and boarding the Ferry across the Adriatic
  • Vol III is designed for the ferry on day three across the Adriatic to Patras and then to Athens

 

 

Sweden, in an hour

img_5256While in Copenhagen we decided to capitalise on its closeness with Sweden.  Unfortunately, on this trip we didn’t have enough time to head further north into Sweden and Norway, so we decided with our Global Eurail Pass we could grab a train and travel the 25 odd minutes from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo in Sweden for a brief visit.  Continue reading “Sweden, in an hour”