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The EU Travel Challenge – Part 10: Public Transport in Amsterdam in Netherlands – Something you want to explore too

By Harshvardhan Perhaps the best part about Amsterdam is how well connected the city is. For one, there are no language barriers. Everybody speaks English, flawlessly so.

by August 2, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 9: Landing in Amsterdam in Netherlands – A city to delight photographers

By Harshvardhan Leaving Poland behind wasn’t as easy I thought it would be; before I left India, my itinerary was clear in my mind – two days each in Lithuania and Poland, two-and-a-half in Amsterdam. Clear-cut, set,[Read More…]

by July 31, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 8: The Old Town in Krakow in Poland – Get Entertained, for Free; Leave some tips though

by July 29, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 7: The Old Town in Krakow in Poland – Personifying the Idea of Fun and Relaxation

By Harshvardhan Is it possible to be objective about the definition of fun? Before I visited Poland, I might have argued against the motion, because what might be fun to me, might be disastrously boring to you.

by July 26, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 6: Visiting Auschwitz in Krakow in Poland – Not for the faint-hearted

By Harshvardhan A visit to the site of the infamous Auschwitz is not for the faint-hearted. And yet it is a place everyone needs to visit lest we forget history and its lessons. Located about 60[Read More…]

by July 24, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 5: Reaching Krakow in Poland – One of the best cities to visit in Europe

By Harshvardhan In Krakow, Poland, I stared Death in the eye and He smiled. Then he asked me to take a photo.

by July 22, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 4: Exploring the Trakai Castle in Vilnius in Lithuania

By Harshvardhan The first time I heard of Trakai Castle, I was a little skeptical about what I could do there. I mean, if you’ve seen one castle you’ve seen them all, right?

by July 19, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 3: Churches, Bistros and Love in Vilnius in Lithuania

By Harshvardhan I had the pleasure of visiting the Old Town District of Vilnius on a Friday. Thrilled, I dived into the crowd and blended in as gracefully as I could.

by July 17, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 2: Setting foot in Vilnius in Lithuania – lit by the late night sun

By Harshvardhan When I first announced my trip to Lithuania, most people scratched their heads and asked ‘where?’ And when I mentioned Vilnius, the capital of the country, it drew even bigger blanks.

by July 15, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 1: Quality travel on a budget in Europe? It’s possible!

Taken at Trakai Castle in Vilnius, Lithuania By Harshvardhan Can you travel to Europe on a budget? Without needing to stay in youth hostels or shacking up with Couchsurfers? It was a challenge presented to[Read More…]

by July 12, 2013 Destinations: International, Europe