Category Archives: Europe

Europe (part 8) – Madrid

The trip from Barcelona to Madrid was the final train trip of our journey. Although traveling by train was a good experience, I was starting to get tired of navigating the stations. It was a relief to exit our last … Continue reading

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Europe (part 7) – Barcelona

As I mentioned in my last post, Kassandra was getting excited about the prospect of speaking Spanish and finally being able to communicate. Then we got on the train. We were in a 4 person sleeper cabin, and we were … Continue reading

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Europe (part 6) – Paris Revisited

After taking the train back from Chartres to Paris, we made our way to the Louvre Museum. This was just days before the whole incident where the Louvre workers walked out for a day in protest of the lack of … Continue reading

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Europe (part 5) – Chartres

After making our way to theĀ Gare Montparnasse, we had a 1 hour and 20 minute train ride to Chartres. When we arrived in Chartres, it started snowing again. After finding our hotel, we warmed up for a bit. This was … Continue reading

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Europe (part 4) – Paris

We took a night train from Munich to Paris. We booked a 6-person sleeping compartment, but it worked out great because nobody else was in our compartment. Sleeping on a train, in a tiny bunk, isn’t something I would want … Continue reading

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