Ferrying between Sweden and Denmark

During our stay in Malmö, Sweden, we took an hour’s train ride north to Helsingborg for a day trip. As soon as we arrived, we wandered over to the ferry terminal to take a very short ride across the Øresund Strait to Helsingør, Denmark. The whole point of this activity was to take a ferry from one country … Continue reading

Nice, France

My wife and I visited France last year, and it was our first international trip together. We spent a few days in Paris and then took a train down south to the French Riviera (Côte d’Azur). The five-hour train ride was pleasant, and it provided us a great opportunity to see some of France’s beautiful … Continue reading

Trans Mongolian Railway

After our stay in Listvyanka, Russia (see my previous post), my travel partner and I caught a public bus and rode back north to Irkutsk, where we returned to the train station and awaited our departure on the Trans Mongolian Railway. We had a late departure — 10:10 p.m. — so we spent several hours … Continue reading