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Finding Peace & Quiet in St. Dunstan-in-the-East

You know by now that I love quiet pockets in cities. St. Dunstan-in-the-East is one of those lovely quiet spots in central London that I will always revisit whenever I’m in town. The last time I was in London, St. Dunstan-in-the-East was in beautiful form. There was a small group of people eating lunch on the benches, a few people quietly reading and a slightly annoying pair of girls taking 100s of photos in the exact same spot in the…

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England, London, Travels

Day Trips from London: Cambridge

As one of the oldest and highest-ranking universities in the world, Cambridge is a magical place to visit. Filled to the brim with beautiful architecture, insanely smart people, and lots of history, this university town is a must-do day…

Day Trips from London: St. Albans

If you love beautiful churches, Roman history, and/or cute buildings, then St. Albans is a must for you. During my time in London, I made the trip up to St. Albans twice. Once to see the Christmas markets and…

Time for a [Visit to] Bath

I don’t have class on Wednesdays so that makes it a perfect time for day trips. My friend Sam and I hopped on a train from London Paddington early Wednesday morning and headed to Bath!…

A Perfect Day in Winchester

London was finally warm so I could not bring myself to stay in the city, where I would most likely spend the day watching TV. We caught a train to Winchester out of Waterloo for a perfect day spent outside…

Oxford

Last weekend, I met up with some friends from Davidson who are also at LSE and we headed to Oxford for the day. I’ve always wanted to see the campus so it was great to see it with some…