England

Yew Tree Farm – Coniston, England

It’s Wednesday, so it’s photo day – though this one won’t be very¬†“Wordless Wednesday”. Today, I’m heading back to the fun we had on our England tour and our stop at Yew Tree Farm. Yew Tree Farm is located in the beautiful Lakes District and was previously owned by Beatrix Potter! In fact, because her […] Read more…

England – Liverpool

Next tour stop – LIVERPOOL! Which basically means The Beatles! At least on our tour it did. We arrived in Liverpool in the late afternoon – just in time for a Beatles tour – and then we promptly left for our next destination in the morning. But being there for just a Beatles tour is […] Read more…

Vegan Love in Chester, England

Back to sharing memories of our trip to England. Next stop – Chester! We weren’t here long – only a few hours – but I’ve been here before and find this town so very precious with it’s black and white buildings – which it is somewhat known for. Chester is one of the best preserved […] Read more…

England Day 3 – Stratford on Avon

As we continued our travels northward from Bath, we stopped for a visit in the town Stratford on Avon. Stratford is best known for being the birthplace of William Shakespeare. He spent much of his life here and therefore it is also where you can find his gravesite. It’s a beautiful little town with many […] Read more…

England Day 3 – Bath

For me, 2 words came to mind on traveling to Bath – Jane Austen! See, I’m a huge Jane Austen fan. I’ve read all her books – numerous times, I might add. I’ve seen all the movies of her books, and movies about her life and movies about others who also love her and her […] Read more…

England Day 3 – Stonehenge

Day 3 of the tour and we’re off to the English county of Wiltshire to visit Stonehenge! Luckily, we are here a day before the Summer Solstice as the site will be closed to the general public this day when 10-15 thousand people typically arrive to celebrate. We did, in fact, see much more than […] Read more…

England Day 2 – More London

Day 2 of our trip and the tour begins. Today we traveled around the beautiful city of London getting to see a lot of the major sites. As you can see in the photo above, the city (and we later saw much of England), is still decorated from celebrating the Queen’s Jubilee! What an exciting […] Read more…

We’re Home from England – Time to Share

Wow, what an AWESOME trip we just had!! It’s hard to believe we’ve been half way across the globe and now we’re back home again! It’s time to share!! First, I’d like to say the trip was amazing. We booked our tour through Virgin Vacation tours (you can also book through Gate 1¬† Travel) Let […] Read more…

London Photo Play

We leave London today to head to Stonehenge and Bath. Here are a couple more photos I’ve had time to play with using Photoshop on my iPad (yes, I’m being a techie geek even on vacay!)   This is the punk Lollita from the Victoria & Albert’s museums British Fashion exhibit…basically I love this! this […] Read more…

London!

We made it and we’re having a great time! Testing different ways to post from here now, so sorry if this looks a bit funny at times ;) Happy Monday everyone! (yes, I went meatless today…even with having dinner in a pub!)   Read more…

Wordless Wednesday – England/Scotland Memories

Reminiscing over my last trip to England while packing for my upcoming trip. Happy Wednesday!   P.S. if you have a Wordless Wednesday post, please share so I can stop on by to view your photos! Read more…