Kew Gardens

If you’re staying in London and you’d like a little nature getaway, you might want to consider Kew Gardens.  This UNESCO World Heritage site is just a Tube ride away.  In a few minutes you can be in a variety of regions.  Visit the woodlands, or find peace in the Japanese gardens.  The gardens expand…

Paris and London 2011 Itinerary

I learned a lot about travel from this trip.  I was way too ambitious with planning and ended up wearing myself down.  My perspective has shifted from thinking I have to visit everything because I may not be able to return, to seeing what I can and whatever I miss, I’ll visit the next time…

Paris and London Advice

Back in 2011 I went to Paris and London with one of my good friends.  It was her first time abroad, so I sent her some advice based on what I had learned.  It is kind of funny to look back at now, but there are still some good ideas.  Check out this brief overview…