Yesterday when the first train left Paris Nord for St. Quentin, Emil and I told each other that this has been a great but almost boring trip, nothing bad has happened and everything has gone smooth. Stupid, stupid, stupid us for saying that. We switched trains in St. Quentin to Douai, where we couldn’t find […]

Paris. We love you. I have so many pictures left, wait a second!! We’ve had the most amazing days here. I recommend the hotel, Hotel Bertha, in Mont Martre where we lived. It’s in the middle of a nice quarter, alive but not strange and scary, just a short walk from Pigalle, Sacre Coeur and […]

Guten Tag! Or something. We’re in the train from Lugano to Zurich, finally. We wanted to save some money and skip reserving seats, and we’ve travelled with regional trains all day. Milan-Chiasso, Chiasso-Lugano, Lugano-Zurich. We arrived in Milan yesterday, where we had booked 1 star-hotel instead of a hostel (it wasn’t much more expensive, everything […]

Good morning! It’s 11.37 and we have totally slept like babies. We just had some youghurt and today we’re going to do some sightseeing, including the Vatican City. I’m mad about having to wear long pants, you’ll get my opinion on that later. Yesterday we made pasta with pesto, mozzarella and fresh tomatoes in the […]

Hi guys! We’re on a train again! It’s already our 3rd travelday, only 7 left! We’re continuing to Rome for 3 nights, and then either Firenze or Milan. We’ve got window seats and a table, I’ve eaten a sandwich and drunk a youghurt for breakfast, so pretty much everything is fine. We met some nice […]

Emil brought flip-flops, I didn’t. Chilling in Venice part 3. Emil took his flip-flops to town and I had my racks, so we just found ourselves a nice little gondola-jetty by the Grande Canal and spent a few hours talking, listening to music, staring at people, eating salty biscuits and going through pictures. The evening […]