Norway part 1- Lillehammer

Anyone who knows me well knows that I rarely express excitement. When we crossed the border into Norway, I screamed my girliest high-pitched squeal of excitement and scared the crap out of a napping Phil. As I drove through the winding roads, I bounced in my seat, trying to look all around me while staying…

Southern Sweden and the start of our Norway adventures

The first part of our drive through Sweden was much like the rest of our road trip so far- boring. A lot of farms and not much else to look at. Fortunately, this didn’t last long. Our first stop was in Gothenburg, where we had lunch and then walked around on a dock near the…

The space between

Amsterdam: I actually really enjoyed the city. It was very much what I expected to see, although driving through the center of town was a bit terrifying with the death-wishing cyclists swarming around me and appearing out of thin air at times. I was disappointed to see some side streets that were littered with mounds…

A series of obstacles and mishaps

Days 2 & 3: I intended to book the bus from Belfast to Dublin Airport early, but I wasn’t entirely sure what time we would arrive back at the city center. Apparently this route is so popular that you must book it by the previous afternoon. We dropped off the rental car at Belfast International…