London is an incredible city with something amazing to do every night. My move here has been simultaneously frightening and fulfilling, but clichés aside, this experience has taught me a lot: 12 degrees Celsius is no longer freezing. Cheap cutlery will bend as you spoon Ben & Jerry's out of the container. The pasta bowl does not exist, … Continue reading Just touched down in London town…
Oktoberfest. The final destination before beginning a life in London. Three months of un-interrupted partying had destroyed my liver and increased my waistline. Therefore, we decided to use the week between Berlin and Oktoberfest to detox. We chose a location on the map that was far enough from civilisation and wouldn't lead us into temptation. … Continue reading Oktoberfest
'...and every disco I get in...' In my experience there aren't many discos in Paris or Berlin that you can get into. Thanks for the false hope Infernal. With the motto "we decide with whom we want to party", Berghain, the city's main techno club, is notorious for rejecting crowds of party goers. Despite a reputation of rejection, there's an endless line … Continue reading From Paris to Berlin…
Clubbing in Paris is brilliant and most clubs have free entry offers for girls on their websites. Just remember appropriate to wear heels or you'll end up getting rejected like we did. This little mishap didn't ruin our night though. We ended up with some French people driving along the Champs Élysées, through the Arc … Continue reading Parlez Vous Francais?
I love Turkish food. Dips, vine leaves and bread and the most amazing dessert of all, baklava. It's contentious whether baklava is Turkish or Greek, either way I've been happy to enjoy it in both countries. Food is the best part of traveling, but I didn't go to Turkey just for the food. Istanbul is … Continue reading Turkish delight
Note to self: Always read itinerary carefully. We booked a flight from Split to Athens with, what we thought was a 2-hour stopover in Belgrade, Serbia. After we checked our baggage all the way through to Athens and saw it roll away, the lady told us to enjoy our 20 hour stay in Belgrade. Fortunately, … Continue reading Getting to the Greek
Croatia Sail has become an Australian right of passage. A week with your friends or by yourself sailing the Adriatic with a random group of people, enjoying the Croatian coast and of course; drinking! We set sail from Split to Hvar and spent the night partying on the island and even catching the 2am boat … Continue reading Croatia Sail