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York || Roman City Walls

By far my favourite architectural aspect of York are the Roman City Walls.  The city walls don’t completely surround the city anymore, but a substantial chunk of them remain. In fact, more miles of wall remain in York than any…

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Travel || York Minster

When I registered at the library (which was literally one of the first things I did when we moved to York), I was given the option to get a regular card or pay Β£5 for a York Card. I…

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Travel || Best UK Cities for a Christmas Mini-Break

Happy November 1st everyone! As soon as Halloween is over, I feel like it’s acceptable to start getting excited for Christmas. I mean, it’s only 52 days away! If you’re like me, you are going to start your Christmas…

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My London Bucket List

Before we move away, I wanted to establish some things that I definitely wanted to do with our remaining time. Warning: a lot of this list is food related. Obviously, there’s food up North, but I can’t help trying…

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And We’re Moving To…

I know I posted about us leaving London and hinted vaguely at the fact that we were moving North. But North of London leaves a wide swath of country. We’ve made an offer on a place (to rent, not to…

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A Staycation at citizenM Shoreditch

Our lives have been a bit mad lately (the stress of of finding somewhere to live mostly), so when citizenM got in touch to offer me a staycation in one of their London branches, I leapt at the opportunity.…

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England || Hever Castle

On Bank Holiday Monday, Sam and I ventured out to Hever Castle for a day of exploring and castle gazing. It just so happened that it was the big summer jousting tournament, by pure coincidence. Hever Castle is a…

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Why We’re Leaving London

I’ve hinted that I have some big news lately. It’s two-fold, really. I handed in my notice at work a few weeks ago, and we plan on leaving London. It’s something that Sam and I had been mulling over…