Category: United Kingdom Travel Guides

How to Spend 24 Hours in Rye

How to Spend 24 Hours in Rye

Rye is a quaint seaside town (once an island) situated in the southeast of England. Once a residence of smugglers, writers, artists and more, you may find yourself imagining yourself as an 11th-century pirate. It’s just a quick journey from…

How To Spend a Day In Barnes, London

How To Spend a Day In Barnes, London

“For the nearby village of Barnes, in the South West of the capital, is one of London’s loveliest spots, possessing all the classic attributes of country life” (Perry 358).   Sonny and I began our day at Hammersmith Underground station,…

How To Spend A Day In Shrewsbury

How To Spend A Day In Shrewsbury

This post is sponsored by The Sunglasses Shop.   We began our day at Shrewsbury Castle where we admired the historical estate and layout of the castle grounds. As we made our way across the street towards the Shrewsbury Library,…

11 Things to Do and See In Stoke Newington

11 Things to Do and See  In Stoke Newington

We had so much fun last weekend discovering Stoke Newington on a typically overcast London Saturday. Stoke Newington was historically the home of counter-culturalists, non-conformists, radical thinkers and some of the greatest writers in history. ‘Stokey’, as its often called…