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"Work Will Set You Free" - Topdeck Day 3

We’re currently on the bus having just left Dachau, and I’m going to be real with you: I’m pretty shaken up.  I expected to be of course, but still. 406 more words


A Night in Munich - Topdeck Day 2

Today was an annoyingly early start as we left Venice to begin the drive to Munich.  It was a LONG drive, but we have to break every 2 hours or so for the driver so at least that broke it up. 655 more words


Oh Venice - Topdeck Day 1

Let’s just get this out of the way: I loved Venice, I want to go back to Venice, I want to live in Venice, Venice is amazing. 267 more words


The Next Adventure: Topdeck

Today I’m heading to Venice to start my first ever Topdeck tour.

Topdeck is a travel company that does tours aimed at 18-35 year olds.  They (like Contiki) have a bit of a reputation for being a party tour (Topdeck less so), but seeing as I don’t drink and despise late nights (unless they are filled with Netflix) I am certain that no matter how sick everyone else is in the morning, I will be raring to go. 148 more words


Last Day on Lake Como

So today was my last day in Lake Como, the thought of which makes me sad.  I’ll miss waking up and heading to the bathroom, only to see the towering mountains and impossibly blue lake greeting me.  590 more words



After yesterday’s rather miserable post, I woke up this morning feeling…well…equally as miserable.

I wish I knew why, but all I wanted to do was stay in bed. 181 more words


The Slump

It happens to the best of us.

The moment when despite the amazing experiences, beautiful views, stunning architecture and mouthwateringly good food, it all just becomes a bit too much. 308 more words