The following is a guest post. As any expat knows, when you move abroad the array of new names, places, shops, food and sometimes even language to be learned can be quite overwhelming. You have to make friends, buy new appliances and find schools if you have kids. The list is endless.
The following is a guest post. In honour of Halloween, here’s my British-themed version of trick-or-treating. I boldly ventured around London to visit a quintet of some of the creepiest places I could find, and am pairing them with a range of my favourite British sweets (aka candy, although I’m cheating a bit by including […]
The following is a guest post. This Halloween horror story is excerpted from Haunted Cotswolds (The History Press) and is one of the many spine-chilling tales of ghosts, ghouls and the undead, that have been gathered for this book from every corner of the Cotswolds revealing, in heart stopping detail, this region’s unexplained events and […]
The following is a guest post. My husband and I have had the joy of exploring many things in Great Britain in our thirteen months of living here. One of our favorite things by far has to be the Saturday Market in our town, Bury St Edmunds.
The following is a guest post. It is a truth universally acknowledged…that Jane Austen’s popularity continues to grow. Her novels, the film adaptations, the fan fiction spin-offs – as a recovering English major, I am not immune to Austen-mania.
The following is a guest post. Great Britain has perfected many things: tea, beer, royalty – and for the weary and frugal traveler, lodging with personality. Now, this is not the point where I reel off the list of multi-starred hotels I’ve enjoyed- such a list would be embarrassingly short.