Posts Tagged: vacation

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

In May

Our snow had only just melted by May 1! Needless to say, Spring was more than a month delayed. Cool weather continued and flowers were excruciatingly slow to appear. On the plus side, I was able to do a month’s

In May

Our snow had only just melted by May 1! Needless to say, Spring was more than a month delayed. Cool weather continued and flowers were excruciatingly slow to appear. On the plus side, I was able to do a month’s

Petits Bonheurs

Life is made of little moments of happiness. And sometimes big ones. I am making a little trip to Paris next month! For any newcomers to the blog, I travel twice a year to see relatives: one trip to Toronto,

Petits Bonheurs

Life is made of little moments of happiness. And sometimes big ones. I am making a little trip to Paris next month! For any newcomers to the blog, I travel twice a year to see relatives: one trip to Toronto,

5 Days in New York: The Rest of It!

Continues from here Day 3 (Monday) After so much sight-seeing the day before, we decided a full day of shopping and eating was in order. Who am I kidding, I should say I decided 😉 We went back to Broadway in

5 Days in New York: The Rest of It!

Continues from here Day 3 (Monday) After so much sight-seeing the day before, we decided a full day of shopping and eating was in order. Who am I kidding, I should say I decided 😉 We went back to Broadway in

5 Days in New York: The Weekend

Here’s the full travelogue version! (Part 1 of 2) Day 1 (Saturday) We arrived in NYC extremely early, 08:15. We had confirmed that our hotel would store our luggage until check-in time mid-afternoon. In the cab, I wondered what would

5 Days in New York: The Weekend

Here’s the full travelogue version! (Part 1 of 2) Day 1 (Saturday) We arrived in NYC extremely early, 08:15. We had confirmed that our hotel would store our luggage until check-in time mid-afternoon. In the cab, I wondered what would

First Timer in NYC

I’m just back from my first trip to New York City. I know lots of people who say they will never go to New York because they don’t like cities, they don’t like crowds, it’s too expensive, or there’s too much crime.

First Timer in NYC

I’m just back from my first trip to New York City. I know lots of people who say they will never go to New York because they don’t like cities, they don’t like crowds, it’s too expensive, or there’s too much crime.

UK Getaway

I’m just back from my annual trip to the UK. Each year Rom and I visit his family in Sussex and spend a few days in London. I like the city/country mix! Day by Day: Day 1: Overnight nonstop flight,

UK Getaway

I’m just back from my annual trip to the UK. Each year Rom and I visit his family in Sussex and spend a few days in London. I like the city/country mix! Day by Day: Day 1: Overnight nonstop flight,