February 9th 2016 Today I downloaded an app called ‘Been’ that allows you to track/tick-off which countries you’ve visited. My ‘been’ map looked like this.     My interrail trip around Europe this summer made a decent dent into Europe, … Continue reading Been


October 29th 2015 Today we spent our last day in Barcelona at the zoo. But I’ve already written three blog posts about zoo’s in the past two months so I’m not going to write about zoo’s again.  Today being our last day in Barcelona also indicates that our trip is over.  We have no where new to go. From here, tomorrow, we travel back to Paris. We stay there for two nights, and hit Disneyland on the day in between. And that’s going to be brilliant, but it’s back in Paris. Where we started this trip.  The trip has thus … Continue reading End


October 28th 2015 Today, sorry Mum, but I’ve decided I’m staying in Barcelona and I’m not coming home and you can’t make me okay.  Good.  I just love it here.  There’s everything.  There’s more shops than I would ever have time to go in to, there’s a zoo, there’s endless museums, an abundance of history and beauty and architecture, and it’s not just a city there’s a beach and a mountain, and there’s a port with loads of boats, and I have this weird thing where I really like long straigh roads and there’s just LOADS of them here.  I … Continue reading Barcelona