France - by Lilly April 15th 2009 And so the journey continued...
The train from Stuttgart to Paris only took 4 hours - this was our introduction to the amazing train system in France! All the TGV trains are super speedy, and with our passes super cheap too! Very exciting after the doddery trans-siberian and all Europe's slow trains. Anyway we arrived in Paris with 40mins for the changeover, planning to metro-it quickly from the ... read more
Europe » France » Languedoc-Roussillon » Montpellier Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
we are 4 young whippersnappers off on our gap year travels from hong kong to england by train via as many places as we can afford =)
Below is our planned route:
And here for anyone who's interested, is the approximate itinerary for what is happening.
11th Feb: leave HK on the train for Beijing
12th Feb: arrive Beijing
13th - 14th Feb: in Beijing
15th - 18th Feb: in Mongolia
19th Feb: on board the train
20th - 22nd Feb: at Lake Baikal
23rd Feb: on board the train
24th - 27th Feb: in Ekaterinburg
28th Feb - 2nd March: in Moscow
3rd - 5th March: in S... full info