Tag Archives: UK

You Must Take a Solo Trip to Northern Ireland

visit Northern Ireland

Updated: 10 December 2022 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 some reason, Americans also skip […]

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 […]

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 […]