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Waste Free Holiday Travel

Last month our family of five travelled through Europe. We went to France, Italy, Austria, Germany, Netherlands and Belgium by rail. We stayed in hotels, hostels, with friends,  and we also spent ten days camping (in a ready erected tent). 785 more words


Eastern Europe Odyssey: Roundup

So, I’ve been back home for a few days, and after a lot of running around, I’ve finally gotten settled, enough so that I can sit down and think about the journey¬†that I’ve just been on. 1,284 more words


Rain shower, Hebden Bridge station

Tuesday 22nd September 2015, 8.35am (day 1,489)

A familiar scene, given added interest by the drizzle caught in the sun. Worth getting a little wet for. 17 more words

Daily Post

Wednesday July 8th Tokyo to Kanazawa

So this was to be the first day of my train pass becoming active, I woke at 800 and to my relief it wasn’t actually raining that morning. 1,539 more words


Six Days Seven Nights - The Sixth Night

Five full nights on the move along the IR network and a couple of them almost sleepless left us longing for more rest. However, assuming you would have read my earlier blogs, visiting the washroom prior to sunrise is an unwritten law in my book of rail travel. 1,648 more words


Beaches in Barbados

The Caribbean holds many great treasures when it comes to island destinations. Barbados is just one of these great places. This single island is its own independent country and is located close to South America, a bit over 250 miles from the coast of Venezuela. 468 more words