Tales from Earth

Three Britons and a Box of Tea

Night Train

Trains. At Night.

Let’s talk about trains, but not just any old train – the phenomenon that many Brits will not have experienced known as the night train. My home for tonight is the rafters of a train compartment on the 16-hour journey from Budapest to Bucharest. I must say, I’m very impressed[…]

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Night Train

What is Interrailing?

  The traditional InterRail Pass, the InterRail Global Pass, allows unlimited rail travel in and between all participating countries for a certain period of time. Main exceptions are that the country of residence is excluded, and that high-speed trains and night trains often require a paid booking. So, basically, you get a[…]

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British passport

The Wait

Trudging through final A Level exams, we wait with anticipation for two things. Firstly, Laura’s passport, which is now overdue [bit.ly/1pwWJUU], so that we can actually buy our inter rail passes. Then secondly, the date that lingers in our mind is 2nd July. No, not, as you may think, due to[…]

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