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Portrait Restaurant and Bar London
England: London

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 Morocco

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
Cataract Creek on Mt Tamalpais
California FAMILY ACTIVITIES NATURE + GARDENS

3 Waterfalls North Of San Francisco

The last few months brought a welcome gift to this thirsty land – RAIN! And with rain comes waterfalls and rainbows. I am twirling in the redwoods with joy! Constant clear blue skies can be as annoying as constant rain. Sounds strange, I know, but variety is the spice of life.…

January 21, 2016
Golden Hills of Marin
California San Francisco Area

SF Day Trip: West Marin County

Looking for a unique getaway from San Francisco filled with culinary adventure, shucking tools, rubber gloves, and a walk on the most famous fault line in the world? Welcome to West Marin, known by locals as home to oysters beds, dairy farms, and miles of seashore…

June 12, 2015
Flyboarding
California

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
View of Parliament in London
England: London FAMILY ACTIVITIES

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
England: London FAMILY ACTIVITIES HISTORY

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