I am ashamed to say that after living in London for 2 years, I have seen little of England itself. While I jetted off to concur Europe, one of my favourite countries in the world was left neglected. Now Pete and I are back in the UK – not for forever, unfortunately – and we’re … More Day-Tripping it in Portsmouth, England
To say I’m a Harry Potter fan would be an understatement. If I didn’t know better I’d think magic runs through me. So needless to say, I found quite a bit of magic following the footsteps of JK Rowling through Edinburgh. Pit stop – The Elephant House This is the cafe that the first Harry Potter … More A Harry Potter stroll through the tomb stones
So many options and so little time. Even after two years, I have barely taken a bit (or a sip) out of the London drinking scene. I did have a good time trying though. Below are my favourite places to grab a drink and catch up with friends. In alphabetical order because I can’t choose between … More Lush Life – My favourite London drinking holes.
While visiting my sister in Edinburgh we decided to do a very touristy thing and take a bus tour to the Scotland highlands in search for the Loch Ness Monster! Let me first say that Scotland is beautiful and, if given the chance, I would really like to spend more time in the north. There … More Hunting for Nessy – Scotland Highlands
My sister moved to Edinburgh a couple of months before I moved to London. After she jaunted through Europe, I met up with her for a quick rendezvous in Scotland. In my opinion, the trip from London to Edinburgh is done best by train from Kings Cross. It takes longer than flying (5hours vs. 1.5hours), … More Edinburgh: Fringe Fesitval and Ghosts Sightings
The first time I went to London was in October 2012. I had been in Rome for work and my mother met me afterwards for a mini Euro-Trip. London was was the last stop on our tour. The city stole my heart from day one. Everything about London made my knees weak and my heart … More #TBT-My First Time Visiting London