Probe around the Globe

Probe around the Globe

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Travel by Train

Are you a train enthusiastic like me? Read all about my travels by train on the blog below.
21 Questions about Travel on the Trans Mongolian Railway
21 Questions about Travel on the Trans Mongolian Railway
Every time I tell someone I travelled by train from Russia to Nepal, eyes pop and jaws drop. I find myself repeating what an amazing...
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Day trip from Prague – Train to Český Krumlov
Day trip from Prague – Train to Český Krumlov
Recently, I had 4 whole days in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. As I’d never been to the Czech Republic and 4 days...
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Train to Machu Picchu: a non hiking guide
Train to Machu Picchu: a non hiking guide
When I was planning my trip to South America, I knew for sure I would NOT hike to Machu Picchu, Peru. I briefly thought about...
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Train des Pignes: Day Trip from Nice
Train des Pignes: Day Trip from Nice
In October I visited Nice for the 2nd time, this time with my mom. As we left the food market of Nice, I noticed the...
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Train des Merveilles: Wonderful Day Trip from Nice, France
Train des Merveilles: Wonderful Day Trip from Nice, France
Recently I went to Nice for 4 days. I already enjoyed an excellent Food Tour around Nice and climbed Nice’s Castle Hill, but I also...
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Epic train journeys of the world
Epic train journeys of the world
  As you might have noticed when you've read my blog posts about the Trans Mongolian Railway, the day trip from Nice on the train...
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Recent blogs

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Alhambra tickets sold out? Try the Granada Card
Alhambra tickets sold out? Try the Granada Card
I usually book my travels way ahead. Sometimes so far ahead, I forget there are certain must do’s to be able...
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21 Questions about Travel on the Trans Mongolian Railway
21 Questions about Travel on the Trans Mongolian Railway
Every time I tell someone I travelled by train from Russia to Nepal, eyes pop and jaws drop. I find myself...
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How travel to Iran ruined my future travel experiences
How travel to Iran ruined my future travel experiences
When I first travelled to Iran, I was a bit anxious. Was it even safe for a solo female traveler to...
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30-day backpacking itinerary for 3 countries in South America
30-day backpacking itinerary for 3 countries in South America
Do you dream to travel to South America and see as much as possible? But do you feel this can only...
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Visit the Dolmabahçe or Topkapi Palace in Istanbul?
Visit the Dolmabahçe or Topkapi Palace in Istanbul?
If you plan to travel to Istanbul, Turkey, you might look for things to do. Maybe you have the same problem...
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How I bought cheap tickets for Vienna opera and didn’t see anything
How I bought cheap tickets for Vienna opera and didn’t see anything
As I was preparing for my train travel to Turkey, I was looking for things to do in Vienna, the capital...
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Release seals into the wild at the Wadden Sea, the Netherlands
Release seals into the wild at the Wadden Sea, the Netherlands
When I was looking for a fun day activity to do in the Netherlands, my friend Karen from Wanderlustingk mentioned something...
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What’s it like to travel to Istanbul during Ramadan for non-Muslims?
What’s it like to travel to Istanbul during Ramadan for non-Muslims?
I planned my train trip to Istanbul somewhere in January and wasn’t going to travel to Istanbul until June. It never...
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Food Tour in Budapest – Get a Taste of Hungary
Food Tour in Budapest – Get a Taste of Hungary
Budapest, the capital of Hungary is cut into two parts by the river Danube. The new hip, vibrant part called Pest...
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Explore Urban Vienna with a Polaroid Photo Tour
Explore Urban Vienna with a Polaroid Photo Tour
When you visit a new city for the first time, you see the city with fresh eyes. Add a photo camera...
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15 things NOT to expect when you travel to Cinque Terre
15 things NOT to expect when you travel to Cinque Terre
The beauty of Cinque Terre in Italy is well known. Who doesn’t recognise those famous iconic houses edges on the cliff...
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Day trip from Prague – Train to Český Krumlov
Day trip from Prague – Train to Český Krumlov
Recently, I had 4 whole days in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. As I’d never been to the Czech...
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