• Paris Eiffel Tower
    Europe Travel,  Travel Itineraries

    A Two Week Eurail Itinerary // Paris, Swizterland, and Germany

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! If you’ve been reading my blog for the past few months, you’ll know that this March I spent two weeks traveling around Europe during my spring break. Without a doubt, one of the best things about moving to Scotland has been the ability to travel to Europe so frequently, easily, and – most importantly – cheaply. I really took advantage of that during these two weeks. While I’ve mostly wrapped up my…

  • heidelberg castle
    Europe Travel

    A Spontaneous Trip to Heidelberg

    I was supposed to go to Interlaken after Lucerne. I had a hostel booked, and was literally in the Interlaken train station. But while I was on the train I saw a forecast for rain the whole four days that I was planning on being there. Not very conducive to hiking, which was pretty much all I wanted to do. So, I made a spontaneous decision. Not fifteen minutes after I stepped off the train in Interlaken, I was getting on another one bound for Germany. Five and a half hours later and I was walking up to a hostel in Heidelberg – 250 miles from where I originally thought…