Train journey in Poland
Poland

Train journey in Poland

Miranda

[ Aug.2016 ] We went to Gdansk from Warsaw by train. It departed from the underground platform in Warsaw Central Station. While we were waiting at the platform for the 11:20am train, there was an announcement and I noticed that some of the passengers on the platform moved. So we went up to the information …

To the market by bus
Latvia

To the market by bus

Miranda

[ July2016 ] The next day was Saturday. I had searched in advance and found that there would be a market called Kalnciems Fair outside of the old town of the city. It was open from…

Train journey
Slovakia

Train journey

Miranda

[ May2016 ] In Slovakia, the place I really really wanted to go was a village called Cicmany. The photos I saw in the internet were so attractive and …

‘lift’
Chile

‘lift’

Miranda

[ Dec.2015 ] There are many hills in Valparaiso in Chile.There are also many 'lifts' to go up and down the hills, too.They call them 'lifts', but in fact they are funiculars.According to our tour leader, there used to be 28 of them but now only about 5 are left.Some of them were being repaired.They …

Long journey
Spain

Long journey

Miranda

[ Dec.2015 ] This photo is the ceiling of Madrid airport which I talked about in the past, too.I am always impressed by this stylish design.This time, we arrived here very late at night as our destination was not Spain, but we changed the aeroplane here and went on to South America first time in …

Boat trip
Italy

Boat trip

Miranda

[ Oct.2015 ] Lake Como in north Italy is a scenic spot. During summer there are many sight seeing boats, but not in winter. Usually, the summer timetable finishes at the end of October, but on the 1st of November this year, luckily there were still applying the summer schedule, maybe because it was a …

Ride on a gondola
Italy

Ride on a gondola

Miranda

[ Oct.2015 ] We had a ride on a gondola again in Venice.We were four this time and the gondolier told the heavier men to sit on one side, so the boat leaned which made me worried, but apparently that is the way to row a gondola.We spent a very nice half an hour, looking …

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