2009/2010 Europe Vacation – Part 3 Final Post

 

It’s almost the end of the year and I have still yet to completely post up the rest of my photos and list of places visited. To put an end to this here they are for Milan, Barcelona, Madrid and London, almost a full month.

January 8:

  • Train from Venice to Milan.
  • Stayed at the Enterprise Hotel

January 9:

  • Nearest station by bus was Lotto Station, metro to Duomo.
  • Duomo
  • Galleria Vittorio Emanuele.

January 10:

  • Santa Maria delle grazie
  • Castello Sforzesco
  • Pinacoteca

January 11:

  • Elipsos Train from Milan to Barcelona 7:30 pm

January 12:

  • Estimated arrival 9:30 am but massive delay, arrived at 1:30 pm.
  • Stayed at the fantastic Hotel Diagonal next to the Jean Nouvel designed Agbar Tower.

January 13:

  • Sagrada familia
  • Diagonal
  • Casa Batlo
  • Barceloneta

January 14:

  • La Ramblas

January 15:

  • Vueling from Barcelona to Madrid
  • Stayed in an apartment near Gran Via.

January 16:

  • Real monasterio de el Escorial (took a hour by train, probably shouldn’t have went since there are so many things to do in the city).
  • San Francisco el Grande Basilica

January 17:

  • Prado Museum
  • Piazza de Espana
  • Palacio real

January 18:

  • Madrid to London Gatwick Airport 11:35am delayed to 2pm.
  • National express bus to Victoria Station (better off taking a taxi).
  • Cab to hotel in Paddington (there are much better places to stay than in Paddington)

January 19:

  • Westminster abbey
  • Big Ben,  house of parliament
  • Horse Guards
  • Trafalgar Square
  • National Gallery
  • Chinatown for lunch.
  • Covent Gardens
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Wood lane Westfield Shopping Complex

January 20:

  • London Tower
  • Tate Modern
  • St Paul Catherdral

January 21:

  • Oxford st
  • Regent st
  • Bond st
  • British Museum

January 22:

  • Knightsbridge
  • Harrods
  • Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Natural History Museum
  • Science Museum

January 23:

  • London Luton to Paris CDG
  • Hotel in Val d’europe (really far away from the city).
  • Cimeterie du Pere Lachaise
  • Champs Elysees

January 24:

  • Paris CDG to Singapore 11:30am
  • 12:30hr flight, Singapore Airlines full

January 25:

  • 6:15 landing
  • 9:40 flight to HK
  • Stayed at Metropark Kowloon Waterloo rd (only downside is location not near a station, 20+ min walk).

January 26:

  • Quantas 11:15 flight to Perth transit to Sydney, 7.5 hr flight

January 27:

  • 9:05am arrive at Sydney Airport

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Milan Barcelona Madrid London
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Posted on December 16, 2010, in europe, List, Sightseeing, Travel and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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