Europe | United Kingdom (UK), Great Britain | England | London – And so it begins

Europe | United Kingdom (UK), Great Britain | England | London – And so it begins

So this is it. Tomorrow I head out from London to my first stop, Amsterdam, with nothing but a backpack, a Bill Bryson book, and a rail pass. Heading south after that in a roughly anti-clockwise direction, I’ll (hopefully) be visiting most of the countries in both Western and Eastern Europe.

The past few weeks have been taken up with planning train routes and purchasing gear. Being on an Australian passport has also necessitated me to obtain several visas for some of the former eastern bloc countries. Not too many problems except for the seemingly unheard concept of queueing at the Romanian embassy…

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