Category Archives: Holiday

Austrian Tyrol – June 2018

Friday 15th June This was my only holiday of the year. Typical start with journey down to London for overnight stay. East Coast main line train left on time, overtook an earlier one at Newcastle, held up at Darlington as … Continue reading

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Xmas Markets – December 2017

This was a different type of holiday for me. I had already booked my following summer holiday and used most of the money I saved on that early booking to pay for this one. I was going to look round … Continue reading

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Vienna and Salzburg, Austria, June 2017

Another holiday with Great Rail Journey’s. A bit more cultural this one if you want to think of it in those terms. Started Tuesday 20th June with trip down to London with 2 rail journeys that ran to timetable. FoundĀ  … Continue reading

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Another wee walk in the hills, Switzerland,June 2016

This holiday is similar to my last one to Switzerland with a few differences along the way. Friday 24th June The first difference was that I decided to travel to London overnight using the sleeper service departing Edinburgh at 23.40, … Continue reading

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Harz Mountains and Rhine Valley, Germany, April 2016

Tuesday 19th April Pre holiday journey on Tuesday, sunny day for the journey, down to London, locally still cold hence warmer coat while London much warmer. Found the Pizza Express I used last August -prices increased. 3 courses with alcohol. … Continue reading

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