The Secret of London’s Leinster Gardens

Looking for something different to check out in London? Wander down Leinster Gardens in Bayswater, just north of Hyde Park. It looks like all the…

Lounging on Lake Como, Italy

Three days on Lake Como is not enough! In that time, I traveled from Milan to Como, then on to Bellagio, and had a wander…

5 Things to Do in Milan

I’ll be honest, I’ve always told people that I don’t like Milan. My first visit was in 2012 and it was less than glamourous. I’m…

Get Blown Away on Ireland’s Downpatrick Head

I was browsing photos from the last year, and came across my trip to Sligo. We actually stayed in an Airbnb looking out on the…

48 Hours in Zurich

Finally, Switzerland! I spent a weekend in Zurich on the cusp of winter, where the days were crisp and cool, but the skies were blue…

An Afternoon at the Proms in Hyde Park

Proms? Is there a ballgown involved? I was really excited to attend this year’s Proms in the Park, a musical event hosted by the BBC…

Avoiding Jet Lag on Long Haul Flights

Love to travel? Want to see the world? I can’t say enough about the benefits of travelling, but there can be side effects. A big…

London’s Free Viewpoint: The Sky Garden

Where can you find the best view in London? A great way to get a feel for a city is to see it from above.…