Are you a dark tourist? What is dark tourism? Here at Flying Fluskey we most certainly are dark tourists! That is why we are sharing (what we think are) the best dark tourism places around the world. But first:
Taking to the tracks is such a joy. I know that we are Flying Fluskeys, and flying also makes me a happy girl, but there is something special about a train journey. (I don’t mean my morning commute). People say romantic, honestly, I’m not sure I could call it that, but it is kinda special.… Continue reading Riding the Rails – The Joys of Train Travel
Visiting our friend Phil had been a plan for quite some time, but we finally got our butts to Germany on Eurostar train. Flights were eye-wateringly expensive and so we decided to take a Eurostar adventure. The plan : Eurostar from St Pancras International to Düsseldorf with changes in Brussels Midi and Cologne. Journey time… Continue reading Riding the Rails – A Eurostar Adventure from London to Germany by Train
After our disastrous first day trying to get into Berlin (seriously, it was a nightmare and you can read about it here) we had to see as much of the city as we could in 3/4 of a day.
I have always liked the idea of going Interrailing. As you can see in this blog about Canada, I do enjoy train travel. After some research, a multi-country pass was coming up at about £180. Two days after discussing it with Karl, and planning out an itinerary, I received an email from Ryanair. They were offering… Continue reading Berlin Germany Part 1 – Bargain Flights & Big Mistakes
In a change to our regularly scheduled programming: our plan for 2017. 2016 was a BIG year. Ignoring everything else that happened, Mr Fluskey and I finally got married after ten years together. It took up most of my time, most of my thoughts and most of our holiday days. This year, I am dragging… Continue reading 2017 – The Plan