Quick Stop: Stonehenge

  I like old stuff. Wait … let me qualify that statement: I am fascinated with the ruins left behind by people from another time in our relatively short human history. Why am I telling you this? Because while I was in England I needed to visit Stonehenge. I do mean NEED. Going to Stonehenge…

All the Sights in a London Minute!

London in ten days — basically a blur of sightseeing! To fill you in on what I’ve been up to, I thought I’d create an image gallery instead of fondly dwelling on each iconic bit. Only one question remains for me: is a London minute shorter or longer than a New York minute?

Welcome to London!

All my life, I have been waiting …. After 24 hours of flying and a day-and-a-half of bear-like hibernation in my hotel room with the thermostat set to “Ecuador,” visiting the world-famous Big Ben serves as my official “welcome to London!” Warning: involuntary regurgitation of factual information featured below this point. Turn back now if you are only…

Please Wake For Food

  Please wake for food. Brilliant because it’s always true …. ALWAYS. Even if I was just vomiting for 16 hours due to a horrific stomach bug, still wake for food … or face my wrath. Oh, the small joys of traveling! All I need do is sleep and eat my way through 24 hours…

Upcoming: a jaunt around the world

The UK in February! I still can’t quite accept the fact that I am leaving sunny Australia for a few weeks to experience winter in the northern hemisphere for the first time in three years …. Yet, it will be worth bundling up and braving the cold as I am venturing to the other side of…