D.C. for the Holidays

D.C. for the Holidays

This weekend was another one full of Christmas adventures. The weather is beautiful this time of year and perfect for exploring D.C. and some of the festivities the city offers.  We hit three big attractions on our Saturday outing with the littles and that is precisely we only made it to three of the places [...]

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Day three- Tower of London and a very special ceremony.

Day three- Tower of London and a very special ceremony.

On the third day of our trip one of my worst fears came true. We overslept! It was awful but not as awful as the jet lag we were both plagued with after our overnight flight to London where neither of us were able to get a wink of sleep. In addition to being in [...]

Second Day- Hampton Court Palace

Second Day- Hampton Court Palace

On day two of our London adventure we woke up to a beautiful, cloudy, 60ºF morning...in July. Perfect summer weather if you ask the hubby and I! Classic British weather for a visit to a classic British icon. Hampton Court Palace has been #1 on my list of places to see in England for well [...]

First Day – Kensington & Notting Hill

First Day – Kensington & Notting Hill

Great Britain has been #1 on my list of dream travel destinations since I was about ten years old. Way back then, a schoolmate brought back pictures of Stonehenge that his family took on their trip to England and at that moment a lifelong obsession was born. Though my ideal trip involved a month-long tour [...]

Saturday in Georgetown, D.C.

Saturday in Georgetown, D.C.

Georgetown has been on our list of places to check-out since we arrived in Maryland one year ago. We took a gamble over the weekend as there were storms in the forecast, but we didn't want to postpone our adventure anymore. Built in 1751, Georgetown is full of gorgeous Georgian style architecture - one of [...]