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”

Amsterdam – Travel & Other things to help you get around.

I didn’t realise how far out of the centre our flat was until we jumped on Bus 22 and sat for 9 stops/20 minutes with our suitcases trying to figure out where we were going, this was after getting from the airport to the centre, getting all the tickets we needed and more.  ***** The Travel:Continue reading “Amsterdam – Travel & Other things to help you get around.”

Amsterdam – Good Coffee & Better Food

I’ll Start off with where we ate, but if you’re more interested in the coffee shops, scroll down!  ***** Out for food!; Wheres good for grub? Okay, Although we didn’t really go mad with where we went for food & we tried not to go with standard chain restaurants, that did fail a few times butContinue reading “Amsterdam – Good Coffee & Better Food”

Amsterdam – Enough Sight-Seeing to drown a Fish

Obviously when in Amsterdam you must do the essentials, we did a fair few things but there was also a lot of things to go back and do as we ran out of time. For example we had no time to do any of the museums which was a shame. But either way, heres whatContinue reading “Amsterdam – Enough Sight-Seeing to drown a Fish”

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.”