Monthly Archives: May 2006

World Trip 2006: The big questions

This post is on loosely based on my travels and it’s more personal than most posts I make.   My travel entries cover what I did and who I meet this one covers what I’m feeling and hoping to get … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 57 – Munich, Germany

Today was mostly travelling with the most notable thing saying a final goodbye to a few fellow BusAbout traveller, namely the trio of Jess, Emily & Rebecca (Bec) + Danny (from England).   On the plus side I caught up … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 56 – Vienna, Austria

I just got back from the ‘Vienna State Opera’ and wow, it was just brilliant.   I got standing room tickets and over 3 hours watched two operas, Osud & Le Villi.   It seems like I might be getting … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 55 – Wachau Valley, Austria

Wow what a day.   Getting up early I joined a ‘wine/bike tour’ of the Wachau Valley (9 hour tour).   This region claims to be the first place that wine was created in by some monks.   The country … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 54 – Vienna, Austria

The most interesting thing today was that a bag was left in my hostel room.  It looked like that previous occupant had checked in but never checkout or even slept in the room.   The police were called as the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 52-53 – Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

A very short drive to Cesky Krumlov and I was enjoying this fairytale like small city (around 15,000 people).   This city survived WW2 without really any damage. The castle is simply stunningly and a must for and visitor.   … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 51 – Road Trip, Czech Republic

Some of my fellow travellers had sore groins today (not very surprising given last night’s games), we headed out to Moravsky Kras Caves which feature some great formations.   We even had an   underground boat ride. On both days … Continue reading

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