A Quick Thank You

Last weekend I flew down to Fort Lauderdale, Florida to see my son perform in his college's musical production of Once Upon A Mattress.  I have been travelling quite a bit lately, and while I am eternally grateful to be able to do so, I was not looking forward to another packed flight and quick [...]


INTURRUPTED!! Cruising Venice, The Greek Isles, and the Eastern Mediterranean

So instead of finishing the story of my summer trip, I'm out and about again!! When I get home, I'll finish the cruise then I'll write about this: And this: And this: See you soon!!

London Dungeon, London Eye, & the Aquarium…Or how to make the most of your last day in London

Well, it's Sunday.  Our last day in London...boo!!  We thoroughly enjoyed the BPL game between West Ham and Manchester City even though the final results were not to our liking (The end result was a draw, but I won't tell you which way I wanted it to go...Premier League allegiance is more polarizing that any [...]

Tower of London, Tower Bridge Experience and Shakespeare’s Globe Theater

Friday! Our week here is winding down. Today we woke up "early" to get to the Tower of London before the hoards of tourists (there were never "hoards of tourists" but I could never seem to shake my assumption that there would be!). We did need to top up our pre purchased Oyster Travel Card today [...]

London Day 3 – Royal London Tour, Gordon Ramsay, and Les Miserables

So its Thursday in London...back in Charlotte school is getting cancelled due to an ice storm, but here in London, it is in the 60's and sunny! We are meeting up with Nick from Free London Walking Tours again today for a tour called "Royal London & Changing of the Guard."  The website warns that in the [...]