Travel Suicide

15 European Cities in 31 days

This March I went on a Suicide trip through Europe: 15 Cities in 25 days. Yep, the means I averaged a new city approximately every 2 days. Here is a summary of that trip, where we stayed, and our primary thoughts of each location.

Location: Reykjavik, Iceland

Plane, Round trip – Wow Air $409.98

Duration: 5 hours

Language: Icelandic

Currency: Icelandic króna

English Friendly: Very Friendly

Accommodation: NA

Best Part: Very nice airport

Worst Part: Very expensive airport $5-8 for a bottle of water

  • Amsterdam

  • Iceland

  • Prague

  • Zagreb

  • Vienna

  • The Vatican

  • Rome

  • Paris

  • Amsterdam2

  • Auschwitz

  • Berlin

  • Bratislava

  • Budapest

  • Cologne

  • New York

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Connecting flight from Iceland – Wow Air

Duration: 5 days

Language: Dutch

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Very Friendly

Accommodation: With a friend

Price: FREE!

Opinion: Great Hostess

Best Part: Transportation is easy to use!

Worst Part: The Red light district is not as classy as we thought. It’s literally just a tourist attraction

Favorite Attraction: Anne Frank annex

Location: Cologne, Germany

Bus – FlixBus 18.43€

Duration: 2 days

Language: German

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Pretty Friendly

Accommodation: Cologne Downtown hostel

Price: 11.81 € / person / night

Opinion: Very clean, wonderful kitchen. Highly recommend!

Best Part: The Cathedral is beautiful, and free!

Worst Part: It’s small, and there is not much to do

Favorite Attraction: Cathedral

Location: Berlin, Germany

Bus – Flixbus 22.52€

Duration: 2 days

Language: German

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Pretty Friendly

Accommodation: Check in Hostel

Price: 58.8 € / person / night

Opinion: Dirty, Smells like a gym bag, Outlets do not work

Best Part: Berlin has so much history! There is a lot to see.

Worst Part: All of the locals seem pretty unhappy and closed off

Favorite Attraction: Parliament Building

Location: Prague, Czech Republic

Bus – FlixBus 20.17€

Duration: 2 days

Language: Czech

Currency: Czech Koruna

English Friendly: Pretty Friendly

Accommodation: Ananas

Price: $7.62 / person / night

Opinion: Very nice!

Best Part: The architecture is diverse and comes from every era

Worst Part: The whole city is SUPER touristy and inauthentic

Favorite Attraction: Tower on the hill

Location: Vienna, Austria

Bus – JetRegion€19.00

Duration: 3.5 days

Language: German

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Pretty Friendly

Accommodation: ?

Price: ?

Opinion: Great Breakfast, a bit overpriced.

Best Part: Beautiful, safe, and clean.

Worst Part: Expensive

Favorite Attraction: Butterfly Garden

Location: Kraków, Poland

Bus – Polsky Bus $9.49

Duration: 2 days

Language: Polish

Currency: Polish złoty

English Friendly: Very

Accommodation: Ars Hostel and Bar

Price: 8.31€ / person / night

Opinion: Very Homey, Friendly and helpful staff

Best Part: The people are the nicest you will ever meet! and there is so much history!

Worst Part: It was insanely cold

Favorite attraction: Auschwitz

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia

Bus – INFOBUS €9.90

Duration: 8 hours

Language: Slovak

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Pretty friendly

Accommodation: NA

Best Part: Napping next to the river

Worst Part: Walking up all of the stairs

Favorite Attraction: Castle Garden

Location: Budapest, Hungary

Duration: 2 days

Language: Hungarian

Currency: Hungarian forint

English Friendly: Very English Friendly

Accommodation: Homemade Hostel

Price: $5.89 / person / night

Opinion: Friendly, clean, good kitchen, but a little crowded

Best Part: Seeing the city at night

Worst Part: Tourist attractions were outrageously expensive

Favorite attraction: Adventure caving. What a fun and unique experience with GREAT guide

Location: Zagreb, Croatia

Bus – Flixbus €16.39

Duration: 1 day (2 nights)

Language: Croatian

Currency: Croatian kuna

English Friendly: Very English Friendly

Accommodation: Main Square Hostel

Price: $5.89 / person / night

Opinion: WONDERFUL! Best accomodation in whole trip!

Best Part: The lovely weather, friendly people, and cheap prices

Worst Part: NA
Favorite attraction: The bell tower where the cannon shoots every day at noon

Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Bus – SemiTimeS €9.00

Duration: 6 hours

Language: Slovene

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Very Friendly

Accommodation: NA

Best Part: The market is thriving and the weather was wonderful

Worst Part: We couldnt find coffee shops with wifi, so we went to Mcdonalds instead.

Favorite attraction: Metelkova… we went there in the day so we did not drink. However, it was an anthropology lesson for sure.

Location: Venice, Italy

Bus – FlixBus €19.5

Duration: 1 day

Language: Italian

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Very Friendly

Accommodation: 13.68 € / person / night

Price: good

Opinion: too far away from everything

Best Part: the city is beautiful. I loved walking over the main bridge that overlooks the bay!

Worst Part: paying to store our luggage at the train station was outrageous, 34€ I belive for 9 hours.

Locations: Rome & Vatican City

Bus – BUSCenter.it €13.5

Duration: 2.5 days

Language: Italian

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Very friendly

Accommodation: The Yellow Hostel

Price: $14.05 / person / night

Opinion: Nice, but a bit expensive

Best Part: You can get into the Vatican City for free and attend mass for FREE. Every Wednesday you can even see the Pope

Worst Part: The food was expensive and did not live up to my expectations about Italian food.

Favorite Attraction: The ancient city!

Location: Paris, France

Train – Regional €3.00, Plane – €35.00, Bus – €19.00

Duration: 1 day

Language: French

Currency: Euros

English Friendly: Pretty Friendly

Accommodation: Airbnb with my friends

Price: 50 € / night / person

Opinion: Nice! I was lucky my friends let me stay with them!

Best Part: The servers are all of the restaurants were extremely friendly.

Worst Part: I was scammed out of 200 euros on the streets

Favorite Attraction: The Louvre

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bus – Eurolines €30.00

Duration: 8 hours

Accommodation: With a friend

Price: FREE!

Opinion: Great Hostess

Best Part: The people at the bus station helped me a lot to get around

Worst Part: If you do not get the measurements of your bag right, they charge you 59€ at the airport

Location: Reykjavik, Iceland

Plane – Wow Air (Roundtrip) +$90.00 to return early

Duration: 3 hours

Accommodation: NA

Best Part: Immigration is super easy!

Worst Part: The bathrooms have crazy dryers of the sink that splash water all over the floors.