An adventure on two rails. Step 4: Ljubljana (Slovenia)

In Ljubljana, arrived by train in the late afternoon from Bled lake, we are welcomed by Nika, a girl I knew two summers ago in Rotterdam, because she was also hosted by the same girls with Couchsurfing. We had met for few hours and two years are gone, but in spyte of everything she welcomes us with a big smile … Continua a leggere An adventure on two rails. Step 4: Ljubljana (Slovenia)

An adventure on two rails. Step 2: Piran, Izola and Koper (Slovenia)

After the first night in Trieste (see the previous article), we choose to do a short step around the small villages of Slovenian coast. Slovenia only has 47km of coast, so it is often ignored by travellers who are searching the good sea and who, usually, simply cross it to enjoy the huge choice offered by the … Continua a leggere An adventure on two rails. Step 2: Piran, Izola and Koper (Slovenia)

In Belgrade the “good morning” lacks

To land in Belgrade is not as to set foot in an other European city. The people on the bus which brings to the center of the Serbian capital city have a dark look, it's not full of that joy you usually feel coming back home. Bread and poor fried pastries are selled in little stands and … Continua a leggere In Belgrade the “good morning” lacks

From Athens to Cape Sounion: discovering Attica

To rent a car in Athens is not difficult. The big Leof. Andrea Siggrou avenue branches off from the center and there are more car rentals than pigeons. For be sure - especially if you have to do a lot of km - it's maybe advisable an international circuit (as we did). For short journeys maybe you save … Continua a leggere From Athens to Cape Sounion: discovering Attica

7 Countries in 30 days. Step 3: Bruxelles (Belgium)

The banks of the Rhine accompany me away from the German mountains, towards the Belgian plain. Boats and barges are moving slowly on the large river, while on the opposite bank I see passing little quaint villages, still intact, unchanged for centuries,  guarded by the castles perched on the hills behind. Bayreuth, Nuremberg, Koln, Aachen: in half … Continua a leggere 7 Countries in 30 days. Step 3: Bruxelles (Belgium)