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How to Spend 3 Days in Rome with Teens: Best Things to do

Going to Rome with teenagers is the perfect city for them to visit with family. Besides being in the classroom, visiting Rome is an excellent way for teens to learn history through travel. It brings awareness and helps teens become more cultured and awaken by seeing these amazing places in person. Although the city of …

How To Successfully PCS Move to England from USA

Congratulations on your military PCS move to England!  Receiving a duty assignment can be exciting, knowing that you will get to experience a new country.  However, with a new PCS move overseas comes stress.  There are many things to do once you get military orders, and double that when moving overseas.  Out-processing a base is …

Best American Shops and Brands in the UK

Are you American thinking of moving to the UK?  Or someone that just loves American shops and brands but is living abroad?  I’m here to help you find those American stores and brands to fulfill your shopping needs.  It may be exciting to you that you’ll be packing up and leaving America behind for a …

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12 Shocking Differences Living in the UK vs US

When living in the UK vs US, there are many differences that you may not even know or think of until you take the plunge and move.  Some things are the conveniences that you will lose when moving from America.   For instance, if you are used to going on a midnight run for ice cream, …

Life in England: Top 13 Reasons Why You Will Love Living Here

Life in England: Top 13 Reasons Why You Will Love Living Here

Fairytale castles, the Royal family, charming villages, and breathtaking countryside are just some of the ways you’ll experience life in England.  I was elated and nervous when I found out I was moving to England from the US.  However, once I started living here, I’ve realized how beautiful life in England can be, and I …

Moving to England from US

Moving to England from US: 10 Things Americans Must Know Now

Are you thinking about moving to England from US?  The United Kingdom is on an island in Europe and is a beautiful country full of history.  Plus, seeing the countryside and rolling green hills is nostalgic.  Passing gorgeous ancient cathedrals and ruins like the Abbey Gardens are what you will see daily.   You may be …

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Top 75 British Words vs American Words you Need to Know

Living in England for almost four years now has been pretty incredible.  However, when I first arrived I didn’t realize how much of a difference the English language is spoken here. My thinking was, well I’m going to an English-speaking country so I don’t need to learn about any language differences. Wrong. There are a …

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7 Best Places to See Christmas Lights in London

It’s that time of the year again, Christmas time, that is.  Visiting London during the holiday season is so incredible.  If you live in England, Europe, or Africa, it is a must to seek out the Christmas lights in London.  Or if you are thinking of visiting London from the United States, then making a …

2 Days in London: The Ultimate London Itinerary

Thinking of taking a trip to spend 2 days in London? Well, you’ve come to the right place. After living in England for 3 years now, I’ve been to London countless times.  London is a big, diverse city full of culture, amazing food, and entertainment galore. Spending 2 days in London is a great way …

12 Best UK City Breaks for an Amazing Weekend

I’ve been living in England for 3 years now. Being from a small town in Mississippi, I would’ve never imagined living in a different country, let alone seeing picturesque castles and gorgeous landscapes like this in the United Kingdom. It is so different from the United States. However, being able to learn about British culture …