BoringGoWhere

BoringGoWhere is a Singapore travel and food blog co-written by Ms.W, individual who bought her journey in finding solutions on where to go and what to do on boring weekends in Singapore as well as her trips to other countries.




Sunday, December 20, 2009

Europe and UK trip



















~Paris~


Tomorrow will count as the end of the whole trip I am having with my classmates. Can’t imagine how am i going to pack all those stuff that i had brought with me from Singapore and the stuff that i bought during the trip.


The trip starts with Rome as the 1st destination--

A long flight from Singapore to Rome is making us tired plus we have to travel to our budget Hostel by metro in Rome, dragging all the luggage is definitely NOT what i will do if i travel alone or with my family. All you can find is stairs, stairs and more stairs in the Metro Station, but, since we are on budget, that is the only way that we can take.

Our Hostel in Rome is a good one, with internet access, clean room with heater, as well as a clean bathroom with heater. Nice and friendly owner is a plus, not rushing us for the payment and asks us to relax and we only pay for the accommodation on the 3rd day.

Destinations List:
- Trevi Fountain
- Spanish Steps
- Via del Corso
- Pantheon
- Colloseum (admission: 17 EUR incl. Palatine museum & roman forum)
- Palatine Hill
- Roman Forum
- Vatican City (admission: 14 EUR)

Food and Beverage List:
- Pizza
- Gelato
- Panini
- Pasta
- Krik Krok Chips
- Some interesting stuff ( eg, The Simpsons Biscuit cereal and Chips from mini mart )


2nd Destination, Berlin--

Reach Berlin at night time, and it is a very tiring day for all of us from the bus and flight that we took.

Our CAB City Apartment is another good and clean accommodation, spacious and fully furnished with kitchen bathrooms and heater in every rooms. But, of corse we still have to drag our luggage to level 4, no lifts available (This is important before booking the accommodation, check if there are lifts in the building).

Destinations List:
- Museum Island
- Christmas Market
- Holocaust Museum
- Home and Living Designer Products Store

Food and Beverage List:
- GluhWein
- Garlic Mushroom
- Stew Beef (
- Flour Pancake
- Fruits Chocolate
- Chocolates
- Frankfurter


3rd Destination, Paris--

Stay in Camellia International Hotel in this destination, a small hotel in city of Paris. Laundry, MiniMart, Bakery and Restaurants nearby this place.

Destination List:
- LaFayette
- Eiffel Tower
- The Louvre
- Versailles
- Bastille
- Champ Elysse
- Mont Parnasse

Food and Beverage List:
- Suisse
- Cakes
- Quiche


4th Destinaton, London--

Reach London from Paris by Train and head to our Hotel, St. Athens, near St. Pancras. The Hotel room is small, but both the room n the toilet is clean. The English breakfst is superb, the toast is heaven.

Destination List:
- Big Ben
- Hyde Park
- Madamme Tussauds
- Big Ben
- British Museum
- Portobello Market
- Buckingham Palace (Changing of the Guards)
- Harrods
- London Eye
- Soho
- Camden Market


5th Destination, Huddersfield--

This serve as our last destination and our purpose of the whole trip, is to visit the Huddersfield University, attend some lectures and culture exchange.

Destination List:
- Leeds ( 4 Pounds )
- York ( 10 Pounds )
- Manchester ( 15 Pounds )


Food and Beverage List:
- Yorkshire Tea
- Yorkshire Pudding
- Shake Shake ( Behind KingsGate )


The trip is definitely a good ones, know a little more of everyone in the class, be good friend with some of them, photo and food hunting, shopping craze, and our very own cooking lesson at our home for 2 weeks at Huddersfield, a small city at West Yorkshire.


Love,

Ms. W


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