St Michel Leave Hamburg and head home Our final day in Hamburg and soon come around and we felt like we had seen most of what was on offer. We had breakfast and then headed to the reeperbahn to get a couple of souvenirs. It seemed strange in the day seeing the sex shops as […]Read more "Holy Smokes, 11th December 2016"
Rathaus market Ottos burgers Worlds largest model railway We had been told that breakfast was included which was a nice surprise as we thought it was extra. So we filled up for our day ahead. We made our way over to the rathaus market which is the oldest market in Hamburg and the main one in […]Read more "Its a small world, 10th December 2016"
Fly from Stansted to Hamburg Arrive in Hamburg and find our hotel Exploring the city Santa Pauli Christmas market Shelvis! It was time to go on another adventure, We were heading to Hamburg for the weekend so woke up bright and early at 4am and we headed over to becky’s aunty’s (Linda) to pick her […]Read more "Rocking around the christmas markets, 9th December 2016"
Kew Gardens We got up bright and early to head for Kew gardens, it would take us about two hours to get there from Essex but we could have a little nap on the train so it wasn’t all bad. The journey went quickly and we soon arrived at Kew Gardens overground station and began […]Read more "Kew Gardens, 20th August 2016"
Final day in Canada It was our final day in Toronto and we had a while before needing to leave the city as our flight wasn’t until 9.30pm. We decided to venture out of downtown and explore more of the city. As we walked out of downtown the feel of the city changed and it […]Read more "See you soon Canada, 4th June 2016"
Toronto island It was our final full day in Toronto and we wanted to check out Toronto island which was a short ferry ride from the mainland. We stopped for a light breakfast where there was slight confusion as I said can I have a white coffee and they said OK medium black? Which I […]Read more "White sands and white coffee, 3rd June 2016"
Music festival Distillery District CN Tower We headed out to explore some of the city we hadn’t seen. Becky had found a place that used to be a huge distillery which had been abandoned and then rejuvenated recently and turned into a series of shops and eateries. On the way we saw a stage […]Read more "Have you CN the view?, 2nd June 2016"
Niagara Falls We had an early start as we were heading to Niagara Falls for the day. Not far from our apartment was the bus station where we caught the mega bus to niagara which didn’t take long and we slept for the majority of the way. On arrival we got a WeGo card for […]Read more "Engulfed by the mighty mist, 1st June 2016"
Leave New York Arrive in Toronto Blue Jays vs New York Yankees Baseball! It was time to leave New York and the others were heading back to England but me and becky would carry on to Toronto for a few days. We met and had breakfast of strawberry pancakes and maple syrup and it was […]Read more "Lets Go Blue Jays, 31st May 2016"
Central Park Friends Building China Town Staten Island Ferry We had decided to have a day to ourselves and meet up with Vicky, Andy and Jordan In Chinatown in the evening for some dinner. Vicky gave us a ticket for the open top bus which she said we might be able to use. We found […]Read more "Central Perk, 30th May 2016"