Osstreich! August 6th 2005 After exploring the lovely Prague, Brettles and I departed for Wien - the home of the Wiener Snitzel! Although it is reportedly known for other cultural achievements. Sorry if this next historical bit bores you but I just find it all riveting. I've learnt so much about European history since I started traveling. I also spent a while in Vienna so I have much to write.
Vienna has been of huge his ... 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
Sometime in late 2004 I decided it is now or never for me to head off and see the world. So in May 2005 I did just that.
So I've sold most of my stuff and lobbed it in the backpack and obtained a 2 year UK working holiday visa and am basing yourself out of London.
Who knows what I'll find or how I'll change but either way I'm out to see the world and have a whole lot of fun doing it.... full info