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Remembering Anne Frank – Amsterdam Days 2 & 3

I’ve combined my last two days in Amsterdam, as I didn’t do a whole lot of specific things, I mostly just wandered around and explored and found nice places to read in. I really liked the city, but there, more so than any of the other places I went, I wished I was travelling with someone. I didn’t know much about what to do in Amsterdam once I got there, I really just wanted to see the city itself, so being there felt a bit lonesome as many of the things around seemed much more social and I was too nervous to do them alone.

The one thing I knew I would have to do, and did do, was go to the Anne Frank house. Continue reading “Remembering Anne Frank – Amsterdam Days 2 & 3”

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The Hills are Alive with the Sound of Music – Salzburg, Day 1

The second I arrived in Salzburg, it was like I had stepped right into The Sound of Music, one of my favourite movies and the main reason I had added Salzburg to my Europe tour. Walking through the streets, listening to church bells tolling and birds chirping, I felt the magic; being there was like stepping back in time.

So what was I going to do in Salzburg on my very first day? Go on a Sound of Music tour, of course! Continue reading “The Hills are Alive with the Sound of Music – Salzburg, Day 1”