Travel Diaries – Bratislava

Travel Diaries – Bratislava

Gap Year Days 85 – 88 Arriving into Bratislava felt like a new part of our journey. We were really getting into Eastern Europe now. If you had asked me six months ago where Bratislava was, I probably would not have even been able to say what country it was in....
Travel Diaries – Salzburg and Vienna

Travel Diaries – Salzburg and Vienna

Gap Year Days 81 – 85 When we where planning this part of our trip we really wanted to spend some time in Salzburg, but once we started looking into it, we just couldn’t find any accomodation that suited us. It’s a really popular place! Travelling...
Travel Diaries – Innsbruck and the Alps

Travel Diaries – Innsbruck and the Alps

Gap Year Days 75 – 81 After six weeks in Italy there were mixed emotions as we crossed the border heading north. We had become used to Italy and knew what to expect, and now we were venturing into the unknown again. But oh, how exciting it was to be finally in...
Travel Diaries – Trento

Travel Diaries – Trento

Gap Year Days 70 – 75 On leaving Venice we knew we needed to head north. We had a look on the map for a place on the way, somewhere in the mountains, where we could spend a few days relaxing without doing a whole lot. Trying to find accomodation that met our...
Travel Diaries – Venice

Travel Diaries – Venice

Gap Year Days 64 – 70 Our visit to Venice is a little muddled. Some advice – if you want to stay in Venice in June, don’t try to book only a week or so out. Unless of course you are prepared to pay $500 per night! We were not. With a lot of...
Travel Diaries – Lake Como

Travel Diaries – Lake Como

Gap Year Days 61 – 64 We were excited to get to the Lake Como region. There are so many beautiful photographs of the lake and surrounding area on the internet and this was one of the “must see” places on my list before we left home. As we searched...