A Birthday in Bern and Madness in Munich May 16th 2009 Well for the first time since I arrived in Europe seven days ago I've sobered up enough to update you all on what I've been up to this past week - though unfortunately my recollection of the week is neither complete nor entirely accurate...
The trip from Australia to Europe was uneventful enough, until a delayed landing at Heathrow (saturday 9th May) led to a desperate scramble in whic ... read more
Europe » Germany » Bavaria » Munich As Europe's largest economy and most populous nation, Germany remains a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations. European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20t... ... read more
Having spent my whole life in Brisbane without so much as a week off work - much less an actual holiday - in six-and-a-half years, I suddenly decided (on my 27th birthday) that I'd had enough and needed to get a life. So I quit both of my jobs, moved out of my apartment, packed anything I could fit into my car, and three weeks later I hit the road. Over a thousand kilometres later I ended up in a tiny little town that I had heard about from a friend, with only one street, a few pubs, a few backpacker hostels and a beach. That day was the 1st of June, 2006... I haven't stopped travelling since.... full info