Monthly Archives: June 2011

Lovely Lisboa

We took a night train from Madrid to Lisbon and upgraded to first class so we could get some sleep. Luckily, an upgrade meant we got breakfast, dinner and access to the members lounge. The only catch being it was … Continue reading

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Madrid… Ole!

Our next stop, Madrid, the capital of Spain! Like most capital cities (with the exception of Canberra) Madrid did not disappoint – majestic architecture, bull fights and flamenco. We had to quickly accustom ourselves to the loud and screaming ways of … Continue reading

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San Sebastian and a 30th to (almost) remember!

If you ever want to travel across Spain, Basque country  – San Sebastian is an amazing place to start. A laid back fishing village, with copious amounts of pintxos bars, Sangria and sandy beaches. The people at HomeAway.com must have … Continue reading

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Bordeaux…

We took a three-hour train ride across the country side from Paris to Bordeaux. We had purchased a Eurail pass before leaving Australia, to cover us for travel between France, Italy, Spain and Portugal. It’s a great way to travel … Continue reading

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