I have stayed in this hostel a number of times, due to its proximity to work. Post gig or pre shift, it’s a good – if not basic – place to spend the night. Close enough to the city centre, it’s a 5 minute walk from Glasgow Central station and 15 minutes from Buchanan bus… Continue reading Review: Euro Hostel, Glasgow, Scotland
A backdated post from my backpacking trip in September 2010, covering three days in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam Day Three: Anne Frank and tourist traps
Day two started off on a bad note – a lovely bit of street harassment before 10am. Some guy walking towards us said something in a language I didn’t know and grabbed me round the waist with both hands.
14/01 /2017 It started with a 7am flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol. First flight I’ve been on where the morning is spent watching the sun rise.
I have only had two jobs in my life – one in a fast food restaurant and one at a national newspaper. Today I officially became redundant from the newspaper.
Another early start as our breakfast time was between 8-9am. The Chuck Wagon was packed! We had to queue for 20 minutes just to be let into the room. After that, we had to find a table way in the back – complete with dive bombing birds in the rafters. It wasn’t too bad though… Continue reading Disneyland Paris June 9th