World Travel 2013-2014, The Big Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 5 days in Malaysia wandering around Kuala Lumpur 3 days in Singapore 13 days in Thailand split between Phuket and Bangkok 12 days in Cambodia split between Siem Reap and Phnom Penh 49 days in Japan, mostly in Osaka with a week in Tokyo and day trips to Wakayama, Kobe, Koya-san …

World Travel 2013-2014, Spain Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 10 days split into: 4 days in Barcelona, 3 days in Madrid and 3 days in Seville from 27 April 2014 to 3 May 2014 and 7 May 2014 to 10 May 2014 Favourite part of Spain: Ah so many things. The food, the relaxed atmosphere, the colour and festivities of …

World Travel 2013-2014, Spanish Desserts

Well, so much for laying off the desserts a bit after France. That idea didn’t last more than about 5 minutes I think. Maybe I will be able to succeed in the next country we visit instead. Farton Might not be completely considered a dessert as it’s eaten for breakfast, but I consider it more …

World Travel 2013-2014, The Lights of Feria de Abril

It just so happened that this year due to the later than usual Easter, the Feria de Abril celebrations in Seville would be running from the 5th to the 10th of May, which coincided with when we would be in the city. Of course after visiting the Barcelona festival, we had to see what the …

World Travel 2013-2014, Farewell Madrid

We only spent a very brief three days in Madrid (with one day spent resting after our night bus from Barcelona), so on our final day before yet another night bus we decided to have a relaxing walk through one of the main parks in Madrid. While I have to admit I prefer Barcelona’s winding …

World Travel 2013-2014, Parks and Churches in Madrid

Just a very short post today as have gotten a bit behind with the photos and posting. Our first full day in Madrid was spent wandering around the city after recovering from our night bus the previous day. We managed to accomplish a fair bit which is always good, walking around the city centre and …

World Travel 2013-2014, Final Day in Barcelona

Our final day in Barcelona was spent relaxing on the beach with our packs and wandering around a little bit before our night bus to Madrid in the evening. It was a beautiful day, and the beach near Barcelona was rather lovely too – a shame we had the night bus as it meant we …