5 Colors. 5 Photos. 5 Travel Memories.

A new, and very colorful, contest is running rampant over the web, TravelSupermarket.com created the Capture the Colour contest. It's simple, there are 5 colors, you choose five memorable photos to represent [...]

By | August 1st, 2012|Categories: Central America, England, Hawaii, Mexico, North America, TRAVEL|Tags: , , , |30 Comments

7 Reasons to Travel Off-Season

I sit here attempting to plan the perfect summer getaway for my fifteenth wedding anniversary, a memorable travel escape that will bring back the romance that was lost about...14.5 years ago. But, instead [...]

By | July 2nd, 2012|Categories: TRAVEL|Tags: , , , , |16 Comments

Not Eating at London’s Borough Market

We were only in London for four days, and we crammed a lot of new experiences and bucket list checks into that time. I don't do "slow travel" well, I [...]

By | June 25th, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, TRAVEL|Tags: , |18 Comments

Visit Notting Hill’s Charming Books for Cooks

We had a few hours left in London before catching a flight to Barcelona, just enough time to take a brisk walk through Notting Hill. Some would think that we were in [...]

By | June 15th, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, TRAVEL|Tags: , |11 Comments

Eat Lamb Butt and British Mushy Peas in London

After my first mushy pea experience, I was quite hesitant about there being a second. I was not a fan. But, a London local suggested trying peas at some place [...]

By | June 11th, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, FOOD, TRAVEL, UNUSUAL|Tags: , , , |19 Comments

Visit Harrods Food Hall & see the ₤30 Glitterati Water Bottle

In London, a trip to the uber-luxurious department store, Harrods, was on the agenda. But, not for the designer Givenchy handbags, Escada dresses or Yves Saint Laurent shoes. I am not label whore. I wanted [...]

By | June 8th, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, TRAVEL|Tags: , |22 Comments

Walk Across London’s Abbey Road and Stand in a Red Phone Booth

Many times when I travel I am the epitome of a tourist; camera dangling around my neck, guidebook grasped in my hands and stops at all the most visited tourist attractions. The only representation lacking [...]

By | June 6th, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, TRAVEL|Tags: , |22 Comments

Have a Working Lunch at Arbutus in London

Many London restaurants feature pre-theater meals on their menus, a prix fixe meal to enjoy prior to attending an evening at the show. Since I had no plans of going to [...]

By | May 31st, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, FOOD, TRAVEL|Tags: , , , |6 Comments

Attend a Proper British Afternoon Tea in London

A proper Afternoon Tea in London is a British tradition that I had no intention of missing out on. I like tea. And tiny little sandwiches. Little did I know, there are [...]

By | May 25th, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, FOOD, TRAVEL|Tags: , , , , |34 Comments

See the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace (Part 2)

After waking up early, and waiting an hour & a half sardine packed (see part 1), the events of the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace started just before 11:30 AM. The guards [...]

By | May 23rd, 2012|Categories: England, Europe, TRAVEL|Tags: , |20 Comments
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