Ice Skating at Somerset House

Somerset House is the most beautiful location to spend an hour trying to balance like a true Canadian — on skates! A few of us…

A Cambridge Afternoon

One Sunday in early December, I finally had nothing to do. No plans at all – no lunches, coffees, shopping trips, or museum visits. Naturally,…

Happy Christmas

Upon return from a fabulous four days in Plymouth for Christmas (more details to come) I realized how many Christmas cards I had received over…

Guy Fawkes Night: Everybody Loves a Few Fireworks…

In Great Britain they celebrate this thing called Guy Fawkes Day. But no matter how many locals I ask, I never get a straight answer…

The Harrods Christmas Parade

Is November 3rd too early for Christmas? Not at Harrods! We woke up (crazy) early to be in Knightsbridge at 7:30 for our prime spot…

At the Ministry

I popped over to the Ministry of Magic today. Not sure who that suit belongs to.

The Shard

View of the Shard, Europe’s tallest building.

My Warm Welcome to England’s Peak District

The worst kept secret of Londoners is that they love to get out of London. A weekend visit to the country to escape from the…