Weekend getaway

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, …

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 …

A picture of England and American Flags

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 …

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 …

Kensington Gardens

Beautiful Self-Guided City Walk in London

Since I’ve moved to England, London was one of the top places I wanted to visit as soon as I could. I’ve been to London more times than I can count over the past 3 years. I’ve walked around a lot of the different areas in Lonon. I’ve taken the Overground and Underground countless times. …

Edinburgh 3-Day Itinerary: Things to see and do

3 days in Edinburgh: The Best Edinburgh Itinerary

Visiting Edinburgh Scotland was a great cultural experience for us. Scotland’s city’s capital is strikingly beautiful and is like a scene out of a movie. You’ll fall in love with the culture, its beautiful sculptures, and cobbled stone streets along this 3-day Edinburgh itinerary. Edinburgh, Scotland should be a part of your list of places …

Bath Abbey

Romantic Weekend Getaway in Bath

Bath is a romantic Roman-inspired city and it is a perfect romantic weekend getaway to reset your love-life. And to just get away and not worry about the worries of LIFE..at least for a weekend.  The City of Bath is the only UNESCO World Heritage site that’s an actually an entire town in the United …

Ultimate 3-Day Road Trip To Cornwall

For Labor Day weekend, we headed west on a 3-day road trip to Cornwall. Cornwall is a coastal town of England that is all the way west. Cornwall is a popular town due to its location and beautiful beaches and cliff views. This was our first long road trip since we’ve moved to England. I …