I left Lauterbrunnen early in the morning, and five trains later I arrived in Luxembourg City. I then immediately boarded a crowded bus heading in the direction of the campsite. The bus was packed and there was nowhere to sit, so I stood in the middle of the vehicle and spent the next twenty minutes... Continue Reading →



After a long day of travelling, my fourth and final train of the day arrived in Lauterbrunnen - a village and municipality in a stunning Alpine valley, overlooked by seventy-two waterfalls. The area inspired Tolkien to create Rivendell in The Lord of the Rings, and it is easy to see why. I excitedly stepped off the train, completely... Continue Reading →


After a six and a half hour long train ride from Amsterdam, I finally arrived in Berlin. I then had to catch an S-Bahn train, followed by a U-Bahn train, before arriving at the underground station near to my campsite. What I hadn't realised though, is that it was then a further 30 minute walk... Continue Reading →

Prepping For Adventure

In less than 2 weeks I will be setting off on a solo backpacking trip around Europe. I will be taking a good sturdy tent, which has survived many music festivals, so hopefully it will withstand being dragged around the continent for a month. To be honest, I imagine the tent will fare better than... Continue Reading →

New York City: Part Two

One night in Brooklyn, we headed over to Brooklyn Heights - an affluent and pretty neighbourhood near the East River. The view of the Manhattan skyline from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade at night is stunning, and was well worth the walk. After spending some time gazing across the river at the twinkling lights of Manhattan,... Continue Reading →

New York City: Part One

In January 2017, my friends and I went to New York City. Our trip happened to coincide with the last few days of Obama's presidency, and the first few days of Trump's, making it a particularly eventful time to visit America. I hate air-travel, and as a result I find it impossible to sleep before... Continue Reading →

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