stadium tour

#97 – Visit Anfield Stadium, Liverpool

‘There’s not one club in the world so united with the fans.
I sat there watching the Liverpool fans and they sent shivers down my spine.
A mass of 40,000 became one force behind their team’
– Johan Cruyff

Anfield. Where champions fall and legends are made.
Anfield. Official home of Liverpool Football Club since 1892.
Anfield. A stadium that has seen some wonderful domestic triumphs, and some outstanding European comebacks.

I was young when I first went to Anfield. Not too young mind, although not yet a teen. I watched the Reds play (and win) with all the shock and awe you would expect from someone witnessing their childhood heroes play football on the hallowed turf of Anfield.

However, this is not a post about my first experience of watching Liverpool play at Anfield, but rather my first visit to Anfield Stadium (more…)

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Callum’s 2015 Adventures: Interrailing pt.13 Munich, Germany

‘My stay in Munich was the scene of my complete liberation’ – Marcel Duchamp

Day 26: Salzburg – Munich 10.09.2016

Plan of Action:

  • Travel to MunichFind my hostel
  • See Faye off onto her train to Stockholm

The penultimate day of my European adventure, and quite a strange one too. I was really unsure about what I wanted to do in Munich and, as the trip was coming to an overall end, I was feeling ready to come home.

Constantly  moving around had taken its toll on me and I was more than ready to just collapse. After all we had, on average, arrived in a new city every two days, and travelled to a new country every three.

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