Vienna – A new country & my first experience with trams (yes, really).

Jake and I had headed over to Vienna for one very special reason, to see our wonderful friend Julia who we had met when she had come to our college for 6 months to study. We became so close when Julia was in the UK studying, so when she went home we were so heartbrokenContinue reading “Vienna – A new country & my first experience with trams (yes, really).”

Portugal – Exploring & Getting loud in Lagos

Of course our main exploration place was the beach, and there wasn’t really much there, plus I have a whole post about the beach and surfing already so I won’t go on too much (No promises though). It was a pretty beach but SO BIG. The dunes behind went on for miles, we had toContinue reading “Portugal – Exploring & Getting loud in Lagos”

Portugal -Bevs are better when its over 25 degrees outside

We definitely had a fun time when we went out in Lagos, it made me realise how different clubbing is in Portugal than England.  We started off at a restaurant called the Garden, It was a really pretty place, really funky seating and surroundings, we went to this place with the other uni we wereContinue reading “Portugal -Bevs are better when its over 25 degrees outside”

Portugal – SURFS UP!

We surfed on the beaches every day and it was such a huge gorgeous beach! Visit http://www.studentsurftrips.com for more info on these trips! When we got there everyday we would all work as a team to take the boards down to the water and set our base camp. The surf instructors back at the lodgeContinue reading “Portugal – SURFS UP!”

Portugal – Staying in a Surf Lodge

The Surf Lodge we stayed in was in Lagos, Jah Shaka Surf Lodge, and god it was Beautiful. It was about a half an hour – 45 Minute taxi ride from the airport, I’m not sure how much the taxi cost, It was a 9 seater that was full and it was a couple euros each!Continue reading “Portugal – Staying in a Surf Lodge”

Dublin – Dirty Pints & Half priced rides home at 4am

When we first got to Dublin we headed to our hostel, then straight out, Only to find ourselves in the same pub the entire afternoon. It was called Murphy’s Pub and we sat in there for hours upon hours just relaxing with each other, we got there at about 11am and stayed until around 3pm.Continue reading “Dublin – Dirty Pints & Half priced rides home at 4am”

Dublin – The Generator Hostel & Rickshaw rides

When in Dublin we wanted a place that was pretty central, cheap but also nice, and that could house 9 of us. We Decided on the Generator hostel and we ended up with 2 rooms, 6 in one room and 3 in the other. It was perfect. The rooms were perfect and came with 2Continue reading “Dublin – The Generator Hostel & Rickshaw rides”

Dublin – GUINNESS DOES TASTE NICER IN IRELAND

Dublin was great fun, It was a last minute holiday between me and 8 of my university friends to up and just go away together for a long weekend and I don’t even know where to start on how much fun I had with everyone. We did a bit of sight seeing whilst we wereContinue reading “Dublin – GUINNESS DOES TASTE NICER IN IRELAND”

Amsterdam – Staying somewhere a little different.

Although there are Hostels and Hotels galore in Amsterdam, We tried something a little different. We tried this magical thing called AirBnB. Its something that seems to be getting bigger and more popular as time goes on, and for a student who can’t afford the world, it’s prices were also perfect, so why not? I didn’tContinue reading “Amsterdam – Staying somewhere a little different.”