WHAT I WISH I KNEW BEFORE I WENT INTERRAILING

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It’s been a while since I last posted, which I totally apologise for (I’ve been adjusting to university, whoop whoop!), but I wanted to update you guys on the last instalment of the InterRail series. The earlier posts focused on preparing for your InterRail trip and now that I’ve finally experienced it for myself, I thought I’d share with you some things that I wish I knew before the journey (some of which I learned the hard way!)

INTERRAILING: NOT JUST FOR GAP YEARS

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When I first heard of InterRailing (or EuRail for those from outside Europe), there were unwelcome flashes of sweaty summers, rucksacks filled with bags of wrinkled underwear and t-shirts and slumming it in low-tier hostel with no Wi-Fi – don’t get me wrong, that can be an extremely enlightening and soul-searching experience, but it’s not exactly the relaxing getaway my metropolitan heart desperately needs.