Interrail Adventure 2018 Day 8 (Part 1): The picturesque town of Villach in southern Austria

The city of Villach in southern Austria, cradled by the Drau river, borders the country from Italy and Slovenia. Therefore, it was only just and right to give the city a go on our way to Ljubljana, and back to Venice a few days later. Although Villach might seem just a cozy little Austrian village, … More Interrail Adventure 2018 Day 8 (Part 1): The picturesque town of Villach in southern Austria

Interrail Adventure 2018 Day 7: Bratislava – Vienna – Villach (3.travel day) | Exploring the lyrical City of Dreams – Vienna

Austria. I have long wanted to visit this beautiful country which lies near the Alps. Home to many famous people (Mozart? Beethoven? Freud? Schwarzenegger? Heidi? A thousand others?), Austria is the 20th country I visited. Carl & I only had Vienna, the capital city, for a one-day sidetrip, so we had to make the most out of it! … More Interrail Adventure 2018 Day 7: Bratislava – Vienna – Villach (3.travel day) | Exploring the lyrical City of Dreams – Vienna

Interrail Adventure 2018 Day 4: Prague – Bratislava (2.travel day)

Day 4. Time for us to leave the fairytale city of Prague and move on to our next stop: the little big city of Bratislava, capital of Slovakia. It was “first visit” to the said country for both of us, so we were excited and thrilled! Bratislava, known as the city of Pressburg until 1919, … More Interrail Adventure 2018 Day 4: Prague – Bratislava (2.travel day)

The Holmenkollen National Ski Arena on a summer day ☼

Despite all the horrible things that are happening in the world today, I remain hopeful. #hope To deviate my thoughts from the negativism and bad vibes present in humanity right now, let me post an entry about  one of Oslo’s most visited attractions. 😉 It was the second meeting between my Greek friend and I, … More The Holmenkollen National Ski Arena on a summer day ☼

That pretty little town called Birkerød

Woot! Happy autumn! While waiting for beautiful colors to start spreading across Norway, let me write about this nice little town in Denmark called Birkerød. Here lies Trudeslund, the co-housing village (bofælleskab) where I lived with a Danish family for 11 months. BUT I’d write about Trudeslund in a different entry, as I have limited … More That pretty little town called Birkerød

When your afternoon walk leads you to a ‘kirkegård’

It was a fine Saturday, the first day of August 2015. Left alone in the house, I decided to take a long walk and try the fitness app called Endomondo. I’m not really into fitness, bleh, but if there are things that will make one of my favorite past times (walking) more interesting, I don’t … More When your afternoon walk leads you to a ‘kirkegård’