Following on from Part One of my Interrailing Advice, here are a few more obvious but hopefully useful tips. Souvenirs As I learnt, your flatmate probably won’t be that grateful to get those sweets you bought in your 3rd out of 8 cities and then carried in your sweaty, gross rucksack until you got home.… Continue reading Basic Interrailing Advice from an Idiot: Part Two
A few years ago now, I set off on an Interrail with my two best friends from school. On one of our long journeys towards the end of the trip, we created a list of things that we had learnt along the way. As we were three travel novices, much of it is fairly obvious.… Continue reading Basic Interrailing Advice from an Idiot: Part One
These days I feel like all I talk about to friends is travel plans. When I’m talking about my future career I usually end any discussion with, ‘I kinda just wanna say fuck it and go travelling.’ Often late at night in a pub we’ll get into lengthy conversations planning fantasy trips and holidays to… Continue reading Travelling alone: Amazing, Terrifying or Both?
When I moved to Glasgow in 2010, several people told me to be careful not to get stabbed. Saying as I come from Northern Ireland, it is now hilarious to me that people from home thought that I would be in more danger over here. Glasgow has often been slapped with a bad reputation: if… Continue reading An Ode to Glasgow