Entries from 'EUROPE'

Southwest Ireland, Ireland

Connemara, Galway, Cliffs of Moher, Killarney, Blarney Castle/Stone and more! I had the luck of the Irish on weather, most of the time it was sunny skies. Connemara looks a lot like the highlands in Scotland. Galway is a party town and all though I went on a pub crawl, it wasnt that great (in…

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Dublin, Ireland

I had several days in Dublin as I made it my main hub for doing tours out of. Dublin overall was more of a big city than I expected so I wasnt to thrilled about it. I walked around the town but most things are very expensive and just big city type stuff. Ireland overall…

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Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland

Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland This was a day tour to Belfast, the Giants causeway and driving along the coast. The Giants Causeway is a really cool and interesting place with great landscape. It was interesting to learn the history of Northern Ireland and how even today, 16 yrs of peace, 95% of Belfast is still…

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Highlands, Scotland

Highlands, Scotland This was 3 day tour through the highlands. We traveled through Glen Coe, Loch Ness, Inverness, Isle of Skye, Fort William and tons along the way. This part of Scotland actually reminded me of New Zealand with just the mountains and waterfalls and how green everything was. We saw some really cool castles…

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Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh, Scotland So I actually flew into London, spent the day walking around (with my bags) and caught a night bus to Edinburgh. I liked walked London again and seeing a couple of things I missed the first time. Edinburgh is a gorgeous city! Its hanging off a cliff and has great medieval architecture and…

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Crete, Greece

Crete, Greece We arrived and didnt realize we had to take a 1.5 hr bus ride to our town/hostel. The hostel had a great atmosphere though and really cheap wine. We made some friends and had some great games of beach volleyball. We explored the town, the castle, and chilled and walked the 5 miles…

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Santorini, Greece

Santorini, Greece The famous island! And it was our favorite. The island is small enough, and gorgeous enough, to hike the entire thing. We did a 3hr hike to Oia for sunset, we hiked to the black sand beach, relaxed at our hotel pool and loved just exploring the streets of Fira. BUDGET: July 18…

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Paros, Greece

Paros, Greece Back to camping, we were right on the beach again and near the port town. We mainly just did the beach and walked the town. We did a brief walk through some random areas but it was mainly rocks and goats… nothing to special. BUDGET: July 15 – 18, 2014 Lodging: $26 Transportation:…

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Naxos, Greece

Naxos, Greece We arrived and had a kitchenette! We were really close to the beach and port town also, in a great location. That night was the full moon so we went out to watch the sunset over the water and the full moon rise over the mountains. That night, Kenny proposed! Following morning I…

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Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos, Greece The party island! We stayed at a camp ground right on the beach that had a restaurant and pool bar. Drinks and the clubs were way too expensive for us. We just enjoyed the views, the beach and walked the coast. Tons of nudists also. BUDGET: July 9 – 12, 2014 Lodging: $80…

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