Backpacking in Austria: Taking Full Advantage of the Salzburg Card #visitsalzburg

Backpacking in Austria: Taking Full Advantage of the Salzburg Card #visitsalzburg

When I arrived across the border into the Austrian city of Salzburg, it was my first time in this country since a football trip to Vienna in 2005. It was also a crazy adventure, as the only reason for basing myself in Salzburg was because of a football bet ( #grodigbet ), another complete freak Read more about Backpacking in Austria: Taking Full Advantage of the Salzburg Card #visitsalzburg[…]

Doing the Original Sound of Music Tour with Panorama Tours in Salzburg, Austria

“Doe; a deer. A female deer. Ray; a drop of golden sun.” – Oscar Hammerstein II. I guess readers of my travel blog may be surprised that I went on the Sound of Music Tour. You might know that I’m not really big on films, and could count on both hands the number of times Read more about Doing the Original Sound of Music Tour with Panorama Tours in Salzburg, Austria[…]

Backpacking in Austria: My Stay at the YoHo Hostel in Salzburg

Backpacking in Austria: My Stay at the YoHo Hostel in Salzburg

Salzburg in Austria is an absolute gem of a place, and one that I only ended up in after a crazy bet on the football team, SV Grodig! Now I was sorted to be travelling here to the city of Salzburg, I got booked in to the very popular YoHo Hostel. The YoHo Hostel is Read more about Backpacking in Austria: My Stay at the YoHo Hostel in Salzburg[…]

Sunday's Inspiration: Just A Nervous Tequila Sunrise

Sunday’s Inspiration: Just A Nervous Tequila Sunrise #grodigbet

“It’s a nervous tequila sunrise stirring slowly cross the sky to say goodbye.” (altered lyric by Glenn Frey/Don Henley, original word is ‘another’ instead of ‘a nervous’). The photo above was taken in Prague in the Czech Republic in 2007. The photo was taken by the famous “Lock In Lee” Adams, my friend, long lost Read more about Sunday’s Inspiration: Just A Nervous Tequila Sunrise #grodigbet[…]

The Barmby Madness: From Goa to Grodig (with Bishkek in Between)

“A song of empty matter which might explain the absence of any precious jewels to save mankind.” – Nick Jones I’m not sure where to start with this one, but this journey tops the lot so far in terms of crazy sentiment rather than adventure or off the wall republics. Have you heard of GRODIG? Read more about The Barmby Madness: From Goa to Grodig (with Bishkek in Between)[…]

It means nothing to me….ooh Vienna!

It was a song by Ultravox in case your music brain has deserted you. Vienna is one of those cities in Europe that everyone knows, its appeared in countless filims and has the privilege of capitaling Austria. I didn’t plan a holiday there or go there by chance. I went there to watch a football Read more about It means nothing to me….ooh Vienna![…]