Category: Europe

Imperial war museum – Duxford day trip

Day trips are such a fun and inexpensive way to get out of the house and do some real exploring. We decided to visit the Imperial War Museum in Duxford, which is about an hour drive from us. There are several war museums around… Continue Reading “Imperial war museum – Duxford day trip”

The British Museum

We decided to take a day trip down to London town and took advantage of visiting the British Museum. Entrance is free and there are elevators (lifts) scattered around, which is amazing because we have two umbrella strollers. It is worth it to get… Continue Reading “The British Museum”

12 months in England

Top places to visit in England if you’re a visitor or resident.

Ireland – Top Four Things to Do

We spent a total of two days in Ireland and really just did the basics. Dublin Castle Guinness Brewery Cliffs of Moher We got rained out at Cliffs of Moher, but decided to make the climb regardless. This is how it looked when we… Continue Reading “Ireland – Top Four Things to Do”

Wales – Where We Stayed

On our return from Ireland we decided to stay an extra day in Wales, specifically Isle of Anglesey. The Airbnb we stayed in exceeded our expectations by far. We stayed in a chalet on the landlord’s property. There was definitely enough space from the… Continue Reading “Wales – Where We Stayed”

Paris Getaway – Part II – Day Trips

This is the second post on a three post series. If you missed out on checking how our travel time went, check it out here.  Day I To plan our trip out, we used an awesome site, Visit A City. This site gets so… Continue Reading “Paris Getaway – Part II – Day Trips”

Paris Getaway Part I – The Travel

The most romantic city, with twin toddlers, and a husband in tow.

Peterborough Cathedral Visit

Venturing to Peterborough Cathedral is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. The Queen Katharine (Catherine) of Aragon is buried here and the last weekend of January, there is a celebration of her life in England. Catherine was the daughter of Queen… Continue Reading “Peterborough Cathedral Visit”

Weekend Getaway To Scotland

  We are trying to take advantage of Michael’s four day weekends and travel somewhere each one. For Presidents’ Day, we decided to venture the 6+ hour road trip to Scotland. Now Scotland is HUGE so we decided to explore Edinburgh and Stirling. We… Continue Reading “Weekend Getaway To Scotland”