What countries should you see on your first Eurotrip? How many days should you spend in each one? Find the answers to these questions as you plan your first trip across the Atlantic. — Read on http://www.katestraveltips.com/2018/02/25/how-to-choose-countries-to-visit-on-your-first-eurotrip/
Romania, the Balkans and Eastern Europe for me… maybe we’ll see you there, Amanda!
We’ve committed to another year in the UK, but I think this time it will definitely be the last one. Which means we have to travel as much as possible while it’s still cheap to visit Europe.
Our ever growing bucket/while we live in Europe list has been updated since last year, and since then we’ve visited most of the places we hoped to, and have plans for the rest in the not too distant future.
Krakow-the history, architecture and food!We visited Krakow in December 2016, ate so many pierogis, visited Christmas markets and paid our respects at Auschwitz.It was a weekend we won’t soon forget.
Ben Nevis-It’s the only one of the three peaks we still haven’t summited (we hit the highest in Wales and England, only Scotland remains!)We have finally conquered the three peaks (even if it took us 3 years). We finished…
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Meeting my son for a weekend away in the U.K. has usually resulted in trips to London or Edinburgh so for a change we decided to explore Britain’s second city, Birmingham. Strangely, Birmingham isn’t a city I am familiar with, in fact I’ve only ever visited three times and then only to attend courses and conferences with little or no time to look around.
Main concourse, Grant Central, Birmingham New Street Station
Birmingham is located in the West Midlands, right in the middle of the country making it easily accessible from all parts. My rail journey from home took approximately three hours including one change onto a Cross Country trainthe longer part of the journey. I’ve passed through Birmingham New Street station many times but as it is underground it never looked very appealing so I was quite interested to see what lay above.
The Place to Eat, John Lewis…
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Henry's Cafe Bar on Piccadilly in the Mayfair district is another wonderful place to enjoy drinks and fish & chips!
I had a lot riding on this. I had been to Europe before. But my girlfriend had not. I had, in fact, lived here for the greater part of my childhood including four years in London. Born and raised in California, except for brief dips into nearby Mexico, she had never set foot outside the …