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Portrait Restaurant and Bar London
London: To Do + See

5 Unusual Things To Do In London

I love how my friends in England have a list of things for us to check out whenever I’m in town. So although I no longer live in England, I feel like I’m an insider whenever I visit. Here’s a list of new discoveries…

March 19, 2017
Camel Rides near Marrakesh
Family Activities Travel

Morocco: Adventures From Marrakesh

So to continue the story from my last post… Thanks to airline mileage, we had free tickets in hand for the first portion of our trip – London. From there we were to go on to Jordan, but we canceled a week before departure due to…

January 13, 2017
Flyboarding
California: To Do + See

Flyboard: Aquatic Aviation

Donning a wetsuit and a helmet in San Diego, my husband looked like Iron Man for an hour Flyboard is a new extreme sport created in 2012 by French watercraft rider, Franky Zapata My husband’s feet were strapped into boots on a board like a wakeboard…

May 28, 2015
The Orient Express & Agatha Christie
Great Britain: To Do + See Literature

The Orient Express & Agatha Christie

 A murder mystery lunch on the Orient Express train was the perfect activity to kick-off our book club’s latest choice, ‘Murder On The Orient Express’ by Agatha Christie – – Each train carriage had its own personality and history I believe our car was built…

February 11, 2014
View of Parliament in London
Family Activities London: To Do + See

21 Unique Things To Do In London

– When visiting London, of course you will visit the famous landmarks – Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, Tower Bridge – – But what if you have a teenager (or grown up) who needs to do more than just sightseeing? – Here’s 21 suggestions of experiences…

January 7, 2014
Mudlarking In London
Family Activities History London: To Do + See

Mudlarking In London

Beachcombing the River Thames in London is known as ‘mudlarking’ – – In the 18th and 19th centuries, impoverished boys and girls aged 8 to 15 scavenged the river’s mud at low tide in search of treasures to sell – It was a dirty…

November 29, 2013
Things To Do In London: Hint Hunt
Family Activities London: To Do + See

Hint Hunt London

 Browsing TripAdvisor’s site for things to do, I was surprised to see this activity currently ranked as the #1 Attraction in London – – So me (being me), HAD to check it out – Shrouded in mystery, Hint Hunt describes itself as – A…

November 13, 2013
Bond Girl For A Day Or Two
London: To Do + See

Bond Girl For A Day Or Two

While our book club has covered many wonderful authors and correlating activities this year, I have to say this James Bond study has been my favorite so far It has been ridiculously fun! – Here’s the lowdown… – Zipping through London along the River…

September 29, 2013