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, …

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 …

Spirit of Christmas Regent's Street

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 …

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 …