Getting Around - TravelPUNK Backpacker College Student Budget Travel Message Boards!



Go Back   TravelPUNK Backpacker College Student Budget Travel Message Boards! > Backpacker College Student Travel Message Boards > Travel Transportation

Travel Transportation Airs, Trains, Buses, and Boats, what should I do ? What´s a Eurail Pass? How to rent a car abroad ? Is it safe to take the bus?

Raileurope.com: See Europe by train
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-14-2005, 08:26 AM   #1
Members
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: New York City and Minnesota
Posts: 102
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to Layla
Default

Hi there. I have posted in sooo long, but now I have a really good reason! I bought a plane ticket last week for my one-month trip... I leave on New Year's day!! So far the only thing I have is a plane ticket to Amsterdam. I know the places I would like to go, I just need to figure out the best way to get to them. Maybe someone here with more experience can help me out...

First off, I need to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier, France to visit my little sister. Then, from Montpellier I need to get to Dover, England. From there, back to Montpellier to bring my sister back home, and then back to Amsterdam to spend some time there.

The trip is very flexible... no like predetermined dates for when I have to be in each place, I am going to try and just play it by ear.

Any advice would be appreciated!
__________________
The idea is to remain in a state of constant departure while always arriving.


Layla is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2005, 10:37 AM   #2
T-PUNK VICE ADMIRAL
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Atlanta, GA USA
Posts: 1,315
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to foofiter Send a message via MSN to foofiter Send a message via Yahoo to foofiter Send a message via Skype™ to foofiter
Default

Trains are going to be most efficient. As for getting to Dover you can take a train to Calais, France and take the ferry or bus. There is the eurostar train to england but it goes to London and isn't cheap. Also check into ryanair.com for flights that can be cheap (IE They have a "free" taxes only sale going right now). Hope this helps!

Foo

__________________
"To Alcohol! The cause of--and solution to--all life's problems." -- Homer J. Simpson
"I didn't get to where I am today worrying about how I am going to feel in the morning." -- Ron White (Blue Collar Comedy Tour)
"I was born to lose and destined to fail." -- Mike Ness, Social Distortion
"Eat healthy, exercise daily, die anyway" -- My motto
"Everyone I know, goes away, in the end...I will let you down, I will make you hurt..." -- Johnny Cash (NIN Cover of "Hurt")

I am traveling around the world until I find something that makes me want to stop. I am an aspiring photographer and hope to find whatever it is I am looking for...
foofiter is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply






Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:43 AM.



 

Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.2.0

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121