Final Day in England

Today was our last day in England before heading out in the morning and going back to North Carolina. We had a lazy morning then some of us went to see the new Star Wars in 4DX. That was my first time watching a movie in 4DX and it was a rollercoaster. Literally. It was…

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Christmas in England: Travel Day/Christmas Eve

Whew! What a way to start Christmas. We were suppose to fly out of RDU Sunday around 6pm, but after two delays our flight got cancelled. We got rebooked to leave the next day to go to Dallas and then head to Heathrow from there. We finally arrived in London greeted by my siblings Tuesday…

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Hadrian’s Wall

A day of more exploring! Yesterday we went to Hadrian’s Wall. Emperor Hadrian of Rome had the wall built to keep out the “barbarians” also known as the Scots. Hadrian’s Wall was begun in 124 AD. 800 Roman soldiers lived in Housteads Fort along the wall to guard this part of the Roman Empire for…

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Sundays Are for Fish and Chips

Not the most exciting blog post today, but it was still a really fun day. Today was a super chilly and rainy day in Durham, so we decided to go to IKEA to kill some time since it was rainy and a lot of places are closed on Sundays. This morning we just relaxed at…

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Taxis & Ice Cream

Today was my kind of day! This morning was started out with… you probably guessed it. Costa coffee and people watching of course! It was the perfect weather this morning to have coffee outside and all day really. Chilly and cloudy, but warm in sunny spots, which is my type of weather, so I sit…

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Lovely Day in London Town

London NEVER disappoints!! A lot of people talk about how dirty, loud, and crowded London is, but I absolutely love everything about it. This morning, we walked to the train station in Chelmsford (but first popped by Starbucks for coffee of course), then headed to Liverpool St. Station to spend the day in London. It…

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