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  • 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 trip from London. In this guide…

  • Inside St. Paul’s Cathedral with Reformation Lates

    It’s rare that you see photos of the interior of St. Paul’s Cathedral in London. With the exception of a couple days a year, photography is not permitted inside of St. Paul’s, London’s historic cathedral. My time in London was lucky enough to coincide with…

  • 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.…

  • 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 a day trip up to St. Albans twice. Once to see the Christmas markets and again just for fun because…

  • Language Differences I Encountered in England

    “The United States and Great Britain are two countries separated by a common language.” George Bernard Shaw (1942) “We have really everything in common with America nowadays, except, of course, language.” Oscar Wilde (1887) During my time in London, I was very much fascinated by…

  • 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 exploring a new city. Winchester is…