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Riding the Rails – The Joys of Train Travel

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

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Riding the Rails – A Eurostar Adventure from London to Germany by Train

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

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Berlin Germany Part 1 – Bargain Flights & Big Mistakes

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