Exploring Vienna August 21st 2008 After having breakfast Billy dropped us off at the impressive Schoenbrunn Palace in the centre of Vienna. It was very gloomy and overcast day today but we weren’t going to let this spoil our day in Vienna. Jamie gave us a deadline to meet back at the bus while we had free time to roam around the gardens of the palace. It was an impressive building in an unusual yellow colour but there really was ... read more
Europe » Austria » Vienna » Vienna Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria'... ... read more
Welcome to my Travel Blog. I grew up in Melbourne, Australia and never had much of an interest in travelling until recently. I saved my annual leave hours at work for over 2 years and saved as much money as I possibly could. I recieved my first passport when I was 23 and began to plan the trip of a lifetime.
I had done loads of research and decided to tour around America for 3 months with a company called Trek America, it was the longest tour they offered (64 days) and it totally changed my life. I met my English girlfriend on tour and made loads of lifetime friends,... full info