Category Archives: United Kingdom

30 Amazing (and Diverse!) Weekend Breaks in England

There is truly nothing better than a weekend getaway somewhere close but far enough to offer a needed change of scenery.  I have spent quite some time in England I found that, like Germany, there are hundreds of amazing weekend breaks in England that were right at my fingertips. I recruited some amazing bloggers to […]

Why House-Sitting in Wales Was One of My Favorite Travel Experiences Ever

Why House-Sitting in Wales Was One of My Favorite Travel Experiences Ever

I had just arrived in Sofia, Bulgaria after picking the city for my next ‘Schengen-exile’ knowing I needed to be outside of the Schengen Zone for ninety days.  I had only visited Sofia once before and liked the city enough to call it home for three months.  I had an apartment in a nice part […]

6 Reasons to Stay At (and Love!) YotelAir London Gatwick

I have this horrible, horrible habit of booking early morning flights.  While I am a morning person through and through, it doesn’t really serve anyone well to have to wake up at 2am to be at an airport at 4am for that 6am flight.  Frankfurt’s public transportation isn’t adequate in the middle of the night […]

London In A Day: How To Make The Most Of A London Stop-Over

If traveling to the UK, or even around Europe, you could very likely find yourself with a day in London in between connections. Whether your first time visiting England’s capital, or if you have visited it several times already, this large, dynamic and multicultural city can be a fabulous place to pass the day. It […]