Monthly Archives: April 2013

Spain 2001

The first thing that struck me on arrival in Madrid was the relaxed nature of everything, especially for a capital city (compare London!). The second thing was the amount of people on the streets at midnight – it was a Tuesday! I knew I was going to like this place. Madrid is a strange place, […]

Prague 1997

I travelled to Prague by train from Munich (I was studying here at the time) to join my brother and friends on an easter holiday. We stayed in some student halls of residence, which were empty during the holidays and crammed about six of us into a room for four. Prague is certainly a very […]