Cologne

After leaving Munich, Abbey and I took a train across Germany to reach Cologne.  The train was the busiest we had been on and we got a taste of what travel will be like in the high season.  We had planned ahead and made seat reservations for the journey, but the...

Munich

After an overnight train journey where neither of us were able to get quality sleep (mainly due to being awoken by ticketing agents and border control) we arrived in Munich just after sunrise.  We were unable to check into our AirBnB until 7pm, so we decided to go out...

Split

In order to leave Dubrovnik, Abbey and I were once again unable to use our Eurail passes.  There is no rail station in Dubrovnik, so instead we got on a bus to take us north on the Dalmatian coast to the Croatian city of Split.  The most southern part of Croatia’s...

Dubrovnik

In order to leave Italy, Abbey and I did something we hadn’t done since entering continental Europe…use a plane.  We had been trying to avoid flying because we had Eurail passes, which meant almost any trains we wanted to take were already paid for.  We...

Wales Coast Path Update

A month ago if you asked me what we’d be doing on scheduled Day 12 of our Wales Coast hike, I would have told you, “hiking, obviously.” What are we actually doing on Day 12? We’re celebrating Kevin’s birthday, drinking coffee, and planning to take ourselves off the...