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1. Posted by Alivia06 (Budding Member 5 posts) 4y

Hey, all!

I'm looking to backpack across Europe Spring - Summer/Fall 2013. I'd be starting in Ireland then head to England, Germany, France, and Spain. Any interest in joining?


2. Posted by Tam_j (Budding Member 32 posts) 4y

Hi :)

I'm backpacking across Europe come May next year starting in England :). Traveling all over and definitely heading to the places you've mentioned. Would be nice to have a fellow traveler!


3. Posted by Alivia06 (Budding Member 5 posts) 4y

That sounds great! What are your plans for travel? Do you think you'll take the train, backpack, drive...? How long do you think you'll want to travel?


4. Posted by Tam_j (Budding Member 32 posts) 4y

I'm starting in London :), with a Contiki Tour booked for Great Britain & Ireland from then on Portugal, Spain, Greek Islands, Budapest, Vienna, Prague, into Belgium for Tomorrowland! Amsterdam, Switzerland, Turkey, Nice, La Tomatina Festival in Valencia, Italy, Munich for Oktoberfest, Berlin, Montenegro, Croatia, Egypt, Morocco finishing off in Paris!

It's definitely a lot but I'm traveling for 6 months!!!! Cannot wait :D.

I'm traveling with a couple friends for the first 3 months then solo journey onwards from Italy we are doing buses, trains, planes if necessary. Have you done any research?

5. Posted by Leonm (Budding Member 20 posts) 4y

Hey guys ill be in Europe around that time. Would love to meet up. Email me more info :)

6. Posted by sara.l (Budding Member 8 posts) 4y

Hi all
It'd be great to meet up with fellow travellers but unfortunately I won't know at all how my itinerary will look until at least April. I will definitely be heading to europe mid-June starting from either France or the UK, but that's as much as I know at this stage. But would love to keep in touch and maybe if we're crossing paths we could meet up? :)


7. Posted by Tam_j (Budding Member 32 posts) 4y

Hi Sara :)

Be nice to meet up along the way :). I am going to be in Portugal come mid-late June, so if you feel like heading west let me know!


8. Posted by ChloeMPR (Budding Member 2 posts) 4y

I love the sound of doing that! It would be a really awesome experience. I'd be 18 by then, and I'm from Canada. Would you be willing to finish around the end of August, since I would have school starting then??

[ Edit: Edited on 27-Dec-2012, at 18:58 by ChloeMPR ]

9. Posted by sara.l (Budding Member 8 posts) 4y

Great, I'll get in touch once my plans are a little more concrete and if I'm going to be nearby :)