Visit Bath and its Roman History

Visit Bath and its Roman History

Bath is famous for its well-preserved Roman Baths. The train station (Bath Spa) is in a great location. From the station, it is slightly uphill to get to the Roman Baths. The walk is only seven minutes, but there is a lot to see between the two points. Tips on...
Aberystwyth Wales a Beautiful Beachside City

Aberystwyth Wales a Beautiful Beachside City

The city of Aberystwyth was a fantastic discovery with its sweeping seafront and promenade. After visiting several UK coastal towns, it has become one of our favorites. The castle here is an Edwardian fortress built in the late 1300s. You can stroll along the...
Day Trip to Canterbury, England

Day Trip to Canterbury, England

1 1/2 hours by train or 2 hours by car (62 miles) from London Do you know that Canterbury is a walled city? We had no idea until we arrived there. Guess we missed it in all the literature. The wall makes a nice walk, and there is a hill not far from the train station...
Our Quick Stay in Edinburgh, Scotland

Our Quick Stay in Edinburgh, Scotland

From London – 5 hours by train or 7 hrs 50 minutes by car (416 miles) Notice it is quicker to get there by train and once you get there, you don’t need a car. Edinburgh was one of our shortest stops in the UK, but what a stop. We can’t wait to go back. One thing...
Statues Around the World Have Started Talking

Statues Around the World Have Started Talking

It’s true; there are talking statues. In dozens of parks all around the world, statues have started sharing their stories if you know how. Have you ever walked by a statue and wondered who they were, what they did or why a statue was created? Now, some statues can...