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Dan

Just your average guy doing his 9 - 5 job as a Senior Payroll Officer by day, writing about his travel adventures and hopefully giving you inspiration and ideas for your next travel adventure here at loneXplorer...

London & Edinburgh via the Caledonian Sleeper Train
in England

London & Edinburgh via the Caledonian Sleeper Train

Today was our first morning away from being involved with a group tour, this morning we woke up early to get ready and spend a whole day seeing some of the sights of ye ol London Town. Before we left we said our goodbyes to some of the remaining people staying at the Clink 78 Hostel from our Topdeck Mega European Tour and then ventured...

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26 Feb 2013
Amsterdam to London via Bruges: Day 49 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Belgium, England, Topdeck Mega European

Amsterdam to London via Bruges: Day 49 Topdeck Mega European Tour

DAY 49! WE MADE IT! This morning we say goodbye to some of our fellow travellers before we depart Amsterdam and head towards Belgium, we then head back into France to catch the ferry back over the English Channel and end our Topdeck Mega European Tour where it all started in London. 17 June, 2012 – Amsterdam to London The final day has arrived and we...

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23 Feb 2013
Berlin to Amsterdam: Day 47 & 48 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Netherlands, Topdeck Mega European

Berlin to Amsterdam: Day 47 & 48 Topdeck Mega European Tour

Today we leave the bustling city of Berlin and make our way to our next country and to the final overnight destination on the Topdeck Mega European Tour, Amsterdam located in the land of windmills, tulips and dikes, the Netherlands. I am really looking forward to this as my grandparents are originally from Amsterdam and now I can finally see why even to this day...

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23 Feb 2013
Krakow to Prague: Day 43 & 44 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Czech Republic, Topdeck Mega European

Krakow to Prague: Day 43 & 44 Topdeck Mega European Tour

Today we continue our Topdeck Mega European Tour journey heading west and to the capital city of the Czech Republic, Prague for two nights as our 49 day European tour is quickly coming to an end with only Berlin, Amsterdam and Bruges to come before heading back to London where it all started. 11 June, 2012 – Krakow to Prague This morning we got up and packed our...

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17 Feb 2013
Vienna to Krakow via Auschwitz: Day 41 & 42 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Poland, Topdeck Mega European

Vienna to Krakow via Auschwitz: Day 41 & 42 Topdeck Mega European Tour

This morning we leave behind the city of Vienna and continue the Topdeck Mega European Tour by making our way further north into the country of Poland stopping over in the city of Krakow for two nights, along the way we stop at Auschwitz, the largest Nazi concentration camp set up during World War II. 09 June, 2012 – Vienna to Krakow Today we are off to our...

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17 Feb 2013
Budapest to Vienna via Bratislava: Day 39 & 40 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Austria, Slovakia, Topdeck Mega European

Budapest to Vienna via Bratislava: Day 39 & 40 Topdeck Mega European Tour

Our Topdeck Mega European Tour continues on this morning as we depart the Hungarian capital of Budapest and make our way through three countries today to our ultimate destination of Vienna in Austria. Along the way we will also be making a stop to the capital of Slovakia, Bratislava for a quick walk around the old city. 07 June, 2012 – Budapest to Vienna This morning...

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16 Feb 2013
Plitvice Lakes to Budapest: Day 37 & 38 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Hungary, Topdeck Mega European

Plitvice Lakes to Budapest: Day 37 & 38 Topdeck Mega European Tour

Today we leave one of my favourite countries so far on the Topdeck Mega European Tour and the beautiful Plitvice Lakes National Park region of Croatia as we head to our next country Hungary and its capital city of Budapest and its distinctive Parliament building known the world over. 05 June, 2012 – Plitvice Lakes to Budapest Our journey continues on this morning as we are all up bright and...

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16 Feb 2013
Dubrovnik to Plitvice Lakes: Day 35 & 36 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Croatia, Topdeck Mega European

Dubrovnik to Plitvice Lakes: Day 35 & 36 Topdeck Mega European Tour

Today we continue our Topdeck Mega European Tour heading further north into Croatia by leaving Dubrovnik and stopping first at the 3000 year old city of Zadar on the Croatian coast, we then continue further north to the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Plitvice Lakes National Park where we will spend a further two nights. 04 June, 2012 – Dubrovnik to Plitvice Lakes This morning we were able to have...

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10 Feb 2013
Sarajevo to Dubrovnik via Mostar: Day 33 & 34 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Croatia, Topdeck Mega European

Sarajevo to Dubrovnik via Mostar: Day 33 & 34 Topdeck Mega European Tour

This morning we leave the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo and continue the Topdeck Mega European Tour by heading to our next and final country in the former Yugoslav states Croatia and the costal city of Dubrovnik. Before crossing the border we make one stop in the historic town of Mostar, a focal point of the Bosnian war due the the destruction of an ancient...

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07 Jan 2013
Belgrade to Sarajevo via Srebrenica: Day 32 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Topdeck Mega European

Belgrade to Sarajevo via Srebrenica: Day 32 Topdeck Mega European Tour

The Topdeck Mega European Tour continues on this morning as we leave behind the events of last night and exchange stories on how we all got back to the hostel in Belgrade. Today we are heading to our next country, Bosnia and Herzegovina and its capital city Sarajevo. Before we make it to Sarajevo we have one important stop to make and that is in a small...

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06 Jan 2013
Istanbul to Sofia: Day 30 Topdeck Mega European Tour
in Bulgaria, Topdeck Mega European

Istanbul to Sofia: Day 30 Topdeck Mega European Tour

This morning we leave the stunning city of Istanbul and start our journey heading back west into Eastern Europe while experiencing yet another side of this continent on the Topdeck Mega European Tour. Today we cross the border into Bulgaria and head for the capital Sofia, the first stop in a series of one night stops through former communist states and over the coming days...

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05 Jan 2013
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