First Impressions of Visiting Bergen, Norway
Interrail Europe

First Impressions of Visiting Bergen, Norway

My first day was a fantastic start. The flight was quicker than expected with amazing views of the fjords on descent, and before I knew it, I was stood in the fish market of Bergen after a very hot coach ride from the airport (the air con was broken in 28C heat!). The appetising smell was very welcoming and as I did a 360 degree turn, the greenery was stunning.

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How to Make an Interrail Budget
Budget Travel

How to Make an Interrail Budget

*Updated 2018. Choosing to travel by interrail is one of the most exhilarating and cost effective ways of seeing the world. If you’re planning an interrail trip, you can make your funds stretch even further with a plan in place. Here’s my guide on making an interrail budget that’ll work for you:

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72 Hours Visiting Sofia, Bulgaria
Travel

72 Hours Visiting Sofia, Bulgaria

After booking an extra night in Sofia, it became my longest stay in one location since Norway, the maiden destination of my summer jaunt. I’d heard a lot from fellow inter-railers about how Sofia wasn’t ‘authentic’ and that there ‘wasn’t much to do’. The use of the term ‘authentic’ almost infuriates me. What does that even mean? Sofia is a modern capital, authentically, and there was so much to do it took me three days to do maybe half of it (I ambled in the heat).

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