Rome

Here are a few photos from a last minute December trip to Rome. I wish I could give a play by play, but I am a terrible tourist. I take…

Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace has long been on my list of sites I’ve wanted to visit during my time in England. We finally made it there back in November. One of the…

A Summer Minute

Today made it very clear that Summer is dead. I had to wear a coat all day. The clouds felt very heavy – but never broke. Just hung low to…

Cardiff Castle

I was going to title this post ‘A Trip to Wales’. But that wouldn’t be accurate because it was only a trip to Cardiff. Then I realized I didn’t actually…

A Look Into Kenwood House

On the same day as our visit to Highate Cemetery, we stumbled upon Kenwood House. Located on a hill overlooking Hamstead Heath – a massive green space in north London, it’s an…

A Holiday in Barcelona

This week I’ve been very world weary. There is just too much going on in the world that seems like it shouldn’t. So as a distraction, I returned to my…

Brighton Paviallion

A Trip to Brighton

There seems to be a never ending supply of “Bank Holidays” here in the UK. I swear every couple weeks these people take the day off.  I’m not complaining at…

A Walk Through Ham House

As I mentioned in my post about Manor Hill House, there was another stately country home near Richmond to see. Ham House is situated on the banks of the River Thames,…