England

It Was the Best of Times; it Was the Worst of Times

With people often asking me the best and worst places for certain types of travel I’m kicking off my list of the best and worst travel destinations in a few different categories…offering advice and of course my personal successes and, well, less successful dabbles in these arenas. These will be bias based on the places I’ve been – so check out the travel map   Western Europe on a Budget – The Best : If you’re looking for a taste of Europe, but want to spend a modest amount of money on your travels you should absolutely be kicking it…
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The Opposite of the Travel Bug…

London

…Also effectively known as my first trip abroad. For me, traveling abroad was not love at first site. Rather than starting off traveling with a bang, it was more of a dull fizzle. Now I love it, but back in the mists of time (aka 2007) my first trip abroad was hardly the magical journey opening my eyes to the wonders of the world that so many people rave about experiencing. I’m going to run through a few things I think I got wrong on my first time abroad and what I think would have made this experience much better! LONDON…
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Public Transportation is My Enemy – London

In the about us, I list London as one of the places I most want to visit again. Unlike the other cities on my return list, this isn’t because I had a wonderful time. In fact, it was quite the opposite. My time in London was a comedy of errors. My travel companions were great people (some of whom I’m still in touch with) but we failed at every point to execute our plans. In spite of that, I found London to be one of the most amazing cities I’d ever been, and I’m dying for a chance at a…
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