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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
Bond Girl For A Day Or Two
England: London

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
Rooftop Tour Of Hampton Court
England: Kent + Surrey HISTORY

Rooftop Tour Of Hampton Court

Hampton Court is best known as the grand palace of King Henry VIII (the one with six wives) and is situated just outside London – It is also famous for its 411 chimneys, many of which I saw up close on a recent rooftop tour…

September 18, 2013
Sherlock Holmes In London
England: London LITERATURE + FILM

Sherlock Holmes In London

 Determined this year to walk in the footsteps of famous British authors, I started my quest with Sherlock Holmes, created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – Wall Tiles at Baker Street Tube Station   Sherlock Holmes continues to be on bookshelves today, as The Hound…

March 1, 2013
Titanic
England: Hampshire + Sussex HISTORY

RMS Titanic Walking Tour

I jumped at a recent opportunity to visit the Titanic exhibit at Southampton’s SeaCity Museum Having sunk 100 years ago, this temporary exhibit is timely ( no photos allowed, again ) Did you know the Titanic was discovered only in September 1985? RMS Titanic wikipedia To manage…

September 29, 2012