We had one mission – Amsterdam to Athens AKA 2,869kms.
We needed to do it “quickly” but also within the bounds of our Eurail pass, which meant land travel was already paid for, and a significant portion of our sea pass was paid for – to put this in context, at the time we were looking the cheapest flights from Amsterdam to Athens as just over €400 for the both of us – our trip cost us around €260. Continue reading “Three days in a not so leaky boat”
The Winter 2017 tour of Europe is at a close, and it is time to return to Melbourne Australia. This Soundtrack of Life commemorates the great Red land and is designed to get my head back into the game.
Amsterdam 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”