Tag Archives: UK

Photo Essay: 50 Photos that will Inspire You to Visit Scotland

scotland photos

In my “traveling career,” I’ve visited Scotland twice.  Lush, green, beautiful, wild Scotland. Both times this country’s scenery and cityscapes blew me away. Don’t be surprised if Scotland calls me back again. I can’t get enough of this place. I’m not even kidding. If I could move tomorrow, I would. On my most recent trip, […]

In Honor of #Shakespeare400: A Photo Essay of Stratford-Upon-Avon

Shakespeare400

Today, April 23rd 2016, marks 400 years after William Shakespeare’s death. To be honest, I had no idea such a huge literary anniversary loomed on the horizon. Blame excessive lesson planning and exhaustion. I feel like I ought to turn in my “English Nerd” card, but I digress. Besides J.K. Rowling and Oscar Wilde, I […]

You Must Take a Trip to Northern Ireland

visit Northern Ireland

Guide to Taking a Trip to Northern Ireland I absolutely, positively, definitely loved Northern Ireland. And, yeah, you need to take a trip to Northern Ireland now. We all know Ireland (the Republic of Ireland, that is) fascinates Americans. Namely because many people trace their roots back to this country. And Ireland is so damn pretty. Yet, for […]

How Scotland Changed My Life

my first year of travel blogging

Be warned! This post is personal. On this blog, I want to be honest and open with you guys, and that means discussing my first solo trip: a 14 day tour of Scotland. Oh, and before we get down to the story, I wanna let you guys know that this post is 110% sponsor free. Haggis Adventures didn’t magically discover my site two […]