Train Travel

Travel Right; Take The Train

While much of my travel nowadays is deliberately conducted in the most time-efficient way possible so that I can get to where I’m trying to go and enjoy the sights, one of my most favourite (ev...
Kinsale in the morning!

The Long Road to Killarney

Up bright and early the next morning after the previous day's driving and stops, we took in a long walk around Kinsale, through the town itself and stretching right out along the water’s edge. ...

10 Things About Germany

I’ve been living in Germany for close to 6 months now (if not already), and in that time, I’ve found my way with some things, gotten completely lost with others and sometimes I still can&...
Munich!

A Weekend in Munich!

We’d been looking to get out of Frankfurt for a couple of weeks, but the price of the Bahn coupled with our seriously empty bank balances meant all bets were off. Thankfully, a friend of mine a...

Why Not Live in Lovely Mainz?

Lately we’ve been discussing where to go live next – at the moment, Anna walks to work in about 20 minutes in the morning, which is perfect, but I have a commute of over an hour to get to...

Hello, Hannover – Part II

So we continued onwards, eventually winding up standing right outside Hannover’s extremely picturesque town hall, an old building that seems to have been one of the few to escape the destructio...

The Can & Cannot’s of Train Travel – Part III

The last couple of days in my previous articles, I’ve been explaining why train travel can sometimes be the most awful curse that can be inflicted on anyone for a couple of hours. Today though,...

If I Passed This Off as Chinese New Year…

Would that work better? The problem I always have with writing ‘lengthy’ articles, as I always tend to do, is that they end up having to be split into a number of posts, each getting furt...

Things Could Only Be Genting Better!

After what can only be described as one of the least restful nights sleeps’ I’ve ever had, we decided to cut our losses and just head straight into the park and get our day in the theme p...