Punting in Cambridge or Gawking at Intellectual Greatness

Punting in Cambridge

Punting in Cambridge has been on my list for a few years, so in our rental car we headed north out of London. We drove into Cambridge under blue skies with the biggest, whitest billowing clouds. It was a stunning […]

The Tower of London – Don’t Lose Your Head

Tower of London

While the Tower of London has been around in some form or another for nearly 1000 years, it hasn’t always been a major tourist attraction. It’s more likely that the Londoners of Norman England hated and despised the fortress, at […]

Walking Along the White Cliffs of Dover

Walking Along the White Cliffs of Dove

“I hope you brought lots of water and some sunblock.  It’s going to be hot today!”  That’s what the parking attendant greeted us with as we drove up to her booth.  At nine o’clock in the morning, it was already […]

Sheep Dog Training in the Lake District

Sheep Dog Training in the Lake District

I recently had the opportunity to fulfill an odd, yet lifelong dream (at least lifelong since my first viewing of the movie Babe). I was able to work with a sheepdog and sheep in the beautiful Lake District countryside of Northern England! […]

Uncovering the Secrets of the Canterbury Cathedral

Uncovering the Secrets of Canterbury Cathedral

No one told me that Canterbury in July is a sweltering hot pot with no way to escape the heat; that is unless you head into the depths of the famous Canterbury Cathedral. Melting and ready to lean up against some […]

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