Posts Tagged: travel

On Repeat

Recently I found myself thinking about things I’ve done over and over again, even when there were other choices. For instance, Rom and I visit his parents in Sussex every year, and we spend time in London and Brighton. His

On Repeat

Recently I found myself thinking about things I’ve done over and over again, even when there were other choices. For instance, Rom and I visit his parents in Sussex every year, and we spend time in London and Brighton. His

April: It’s a Wrap!

In April I kept my appointment to get the snow tires on my car switched out for the summer/all season tires. Naturally this guaranteed another couple of snows. The weather has been mostly sunny with a bitterly cold wind. I

April: It’s a Wrap!

In April I kept my appointment to get the snow tires on my car switched out for the summer/all season tires. Naturally this guaranteed another couple of snows. The weather has been mostly sunny with a bitterly cold wind. I

London-Sussex Express

I am just back from Sussex and London (an annual trip) and will do a little roundup. It was Spring! With all the attendant cloudy skies and showers, but also daffodils, primroses and magnolia blossoms, with bluebells and tulips on

London-Sussex Express

I am just back from Sussex and London (an annual trip) and will do a little roundup. It was Spring! With all the attendant cloudy skies and showers, but also daffodils, primroses and magnolia blossoms, with bluebells and tulips on

The Where of It All

Is your life place-specific? Are you relocatable? I am thinking about this after reading The Year of Living Danishly. The author left her high-stress job in London to accompany her spouse when he accepted a year-long contract job in rural

The Where of It All

Is your life place-specific? Are you relocatable? I am thinking about this after reading The Year of Living Danishly. The author left her high-stress job in London to accompany her spouse when he accepted a year-long contract job in rural

Little London Recap

I am lucky enough to visit London annually with Rom since his family is nearby. I’ve been over many times (I think 7 now) and try to do something new each visit. Our stay in London started with a bang when

Little London Recap

I am lucky enough to visit London annually with Rom since his family is nearby. I’ve been over many times (I think 7 now) and try to do something new each visit. Our stay in London started with a bang when

Paris! Part 2 of 2

We arrived in Paris on a Wednesday afternoon and left on Friday afternoon, 48 hours later, so Thursday was our Big Day Out! We had a teensy bit of time over breakfast to see what was going on. Unfortunately, we

Paris! Part 2 of 2

We arrived in Paris on a Wednesday afternoon and left on Friday afternoon, 48 hours later, so Thursday was our Big Day Out! We had a teensy bit of time over breakfast to see what was going on. Unfortunately, we

Paris! Part 1 of 2

Early in May, Rom and I booked a vacation that included a visit to his parents, two days in Paris and three in London. We booked flights and hotels and Eurostar train tickets, and I marked some major tourist spots

Paris! Part 1 of 2

Early in May, Rom and I booked a vacation that included a visit to his parents, two days in Paris and three in London. We booked flights and hotels and Eurostar train tickets, and I marked some major tourist spots

Travel – A Leafy Start (Sussex UK)

Thanks for checking on me during my unexpected 4 week absence. Special thanks to new readers who followed this blog when I was barely posting! Rom and I ended up in the UK much earlier than planned due to family matters;

Travel – A Leafy Start (Sussex UK)

Thanks for checking on me during my unexpected 4 week absence. Special thanks to new readers who followed this blog when I was barely posting! Rom and I ended up in the UK much earlier than planned due to family matters;

A Paris

  A whirlwind 48 hours in Paris with no preparation whatsoever (!)  28C, loving it! Have been walking in and around everywhere & indulging in good food while taking in the sights. I will have a macaron for each of you

A Paris

  A whirlwind 48 hours in Paris with no preparation whatsoever (!)  28C, loving it! Have been walking in and around everywhere & indulging in good food while taking in the sights. I will have a macaron for each of you