An early start to the day meant that we had to pack everything the night before. We were leaving Rome behind today. The remainder of our trip would be spent in Sorrento — it was our ‘home base’ so to speak. The hotel we stayed in was call the Grand Hotel La Favorita. It was … More In the Shadow of Vesuvius
The morning of our 2nd day in Rome we had to ourselves. We would be meeting our group later in the day to have our guided tour of the Colosseum. After having our breakfast, mum dad and I set out to find Trevi Fountain. Time to make some wishes! Along our walk, we found ourselves … More “Rome – the city of visible history…”
The morning of our first full day on this tour is underway. We make our way to our private terrace to have some breakfast. The group we’ll be traveling with all seem nice. Everyone seems to be very excited to get this trip underway. Our guide seems a bit flakey, not all with it or … More They let ME into the Vatican!
Italy bound and extremely excited…we’ve left London behind us and are well on our way to Rome! Now, I’m not sure if any of you have flown into Rome, but their airport is a clusterf*ck! After making your way to baggage claim, you’re dumbstruck at the amount of people and lack of luggage carousels. You … More “Everyone soon or late comes round by Rome”
We started today off early. Today we were heading to the Tower of London. The one tip I can give you about this attraction is to get there as soon as it opens. It will take you a few hours to see the whole place, but the first thing you need to see are the … More “London, thou art the flower of all”
The week went by so quickly, I felt like I had accomplished nothing! After coming back from my Euro blitz, I had to really organize and get things ready to move back to Canada. But before I could even pack my life away into two suitcases, my parents were coming to London for a week … More “The air of London is sweeter for my presence”
Day 1 Here’s to one of my last travel days on my Euro Blitz! We are leaving Berlin and making our way to Prague via a four hour train journey. Four hours on the rails seems like nothing having just completed a six hour journey just a few short days ago! This will be easy … More Prague : Practically Perfect in Every Way