Candice’s European tour diary 2014 – part 6!

MON 8-25 Lund, Sweden Today is laundry day. This was our first opportunity this whole tour so far to do laundry. You will never appreciate a laundry day more than on tour. At home, I put off doing laundry. On tour, it's like a special holiday or event I can't wait for. It's not that I didn't bring enough clothes, but it's just such a good feeling when you know all your clothes in your suitcase are clean, and then you can reorganize it again and actually find things. We used the laundry room inside Martin's building. Between all...

Candice’s European tour diary 2014 – part 4

WED 8-20 (cont) After our show in Berlin at Wild at Heart, we were told that that the venue booker had messed up our accommodations somehow, and instead of staying at a hotel, they had to book us a hostel at the last minute. We went to the hostel lobby to check in. All 7 of us in one room! With one bathroom to share. Before going up to the room, we each have to grab a set of sheets, pillow case and towel. Then we somehow scrunch in to the tiny elevator with all our bags, except for Jonny...

Candice’s tour diary – Europe 2014 – part 3!

MONDAY 8-19 On Monday morning,I woke up to some crazy wind outside. The weather says it's 30mph. I think summer is defintely over here in Germany. We had a couple days off until our next show, which was in Berlin on Wednesday. Since we didn't have anything in particular to do on Monday, I was going to help one of our friends tend to the horses. She looks after 29 show horses, many of them injured from competition. But it's so cold and windy today that I think I'll stay here. Even going for a run this morning would prove...