15 Things You Must Do on A Day Out In Cambridge

15 Things You Must Do on A Day Out In Cambridge

We had the privilege of visiting Oxford this spring, but Cambridge completely stole our hearts. We set out to Cambridge on a bright early Sunday morning from Finsbury Park for our short (hour-ish) train ride to Cambridge railway station. Before…

How to Spend 24 Hours in Rye

How to Spend 24 Hours in Rye

Rye is a quaint seaside town (once an island) situated in the southeast of England. Once a residence of smugglers, writers, artists and more, you may find yourself imagining yourself as an 11th-century pirate. It’s just a quick journey from…

23 Things Every American Should Know About Moving to the UK

23 Things Every American Should Know About Moving to the UK

I moved abroad three years ago and I’ve learned A LOT.   After spending a bit over a year in the Bahamas  I travelled to London and decided to make it home. I then moved back home to the US…

How To Spend a Day In Barnes, London

How To Spend a Day In Barnes, London

“For the nearby village of Barnes, in the South West of the capital, is one of London’s loveliest spots, possessing all the classic attributes of country life” (Perry 358).   Sonny and I began our day at Hammersmith Underground station,…

A Walk in Dulwich Village

A Walk in Dulwich Village

  As part of my  33 Walks Challenge, I have explored London neighbourhoods I had never previously thought of, as well as rediscovered London neighbourhoods I have already frequented. Our Saturday morning began with an early start at Victoria station, venturing…

How To Spend A Day In Shrewsbury

How To Spend A Day In Shrewsbury

This post is sponsored by The Sunglasses Shop.   We began our day at Shrewsbury Castle where we admired the historical estate and layout of the castle grounds. As we made our way across the street towards the Shrewsbury Library,…

13 Helpful Tips for Moving Abroad

13 Helpful Tips for Moving Abroad

Before moving abroad I probably should’ve done more research on what to do and what to bring instead of looking up what kind of shopping would be at the place of my destination.  After living in the Bahamas for a…

11 Things to Do and See In Stoke Newington

11 Things to Do and See  In Stoke Newington

We had so much fun last weekend discovering Stoke Newington on a typically overcast London Saturday. Stoke Newington was historically the home of counter-culturalists, non-conformists, radical thinkers and some of the greatest writers in history. ‘Stokey’, as its often called…