New Year 2018 Part 3/3: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Not somewhere I’d ever really imagined myself going, but I’ve no complaints. Ljubljana, in Slovenia! To kick off 2018 and round off the trip, we check out of Budapest early and make the journey south. There’s good news and bad news. We arrive in a festive Ljubljana without any problem, but with heavy rainfall the…

New Year 2018 Part 2/3: NYE in Budapest

Budapest, fast becoming a must-visit in central Europe, and one of my favourite cities. Being my second time here, I know we’ll easily fill the three-night stay. There’s so much to see and do here. We arrive late on and get checked into our hostel: Adagio 2.0 by the Basilica, more central than last time….

New Year 2018 Part 1/3: Vienna, Austria

Having made it back to Cologne (Köln), Germany, a place I visited many times during ERASMUS, I’m ready to leave for my second pm2am Three Capitals Trip – Vienna, Budapest & Ljubljana. But things are markedly different. It’s cold, snowy, wintery, miserable. And unlike 90-95% of the group, I’m not a student. After avoiding boarding…