The Story Behind My Tattoo

In one of my blog posts from England, I mentioned getting a tattoo and that I would do a post about why I got it, so here it is. It was a spontaneous trip, but the tattoo I wanted wasn’t spontaneous.   In 2005 when I was eight years old, my neighbor had a miniature…

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Journey Back to America

Our taxi arrived outside of our flat in London at 4:45am. We all got packed up and headed out the door. We arrived to London Heathrow Airport at 5:15am and told my sister and brother-in-law bye then went through security. Trying to stay awake until boarding at 8:30am so I could sleep on the plane…

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Day 14 – Last Day in London

Day 14   This was our last full day in England and what a good day it has been. This whole trip has been the loveliest time and I can’t wait to come back. This morning around 9am, we walked from our flat into London to go to Westminster Abbey before the line got ridiculously…

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Day 12 – From Durham to Norfolk

At 10:20am, the taxi picked us up from my sister’s house and took us to the Durham train station to go to King’s Lynn station to meet up with my brother-in-law’s family. We basically spent the majority of the day on trains, but they weren’t crowded and I enjoyed relaxing. After hopping on and off…

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Day 10 & 11 – Relaxing Day in Durham, England

Day 10  Yesterday, we lounged around my sister and brother in law’s house until around 12pm when we walked into town to go to Zen, an Asian restaurant. After Zen, we walked back through town to Tesco’s to get some groceries for a “proper BBQ” that night. Once we got back from Tesco’s, we just…

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Day Nine – Afternoon Tea & Kynren

Day 9  At 12:30pm, we went to have afternoon tea at Tealicious in the village. I had a delicious House Blend hot tea and more than enough to eat. On the first tier, we had cucumber sandwiches, salmon sandwiches, roast beef sandwiches, and my favorite egg salad sandwiches. The second tier had original cinnamon scones…

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