Video: London Edit, January 2017

Wow does this feel like forever ago! Had fun making this video as a little reminder of our spontaneous trip to London at the beginning of the year. Related Posts: A Week in London London’s ArcelorMittal Orbit Slide Cycle Tour Through London with London Bicycle Company

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London’s ArcelorMittal Orbit Slide

Lewis and I had the chance to experience the ArcelorMittal Orbit slide at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park while we were in London. Just when you think you’ve done it all in London they pop out with something totally wild like this! The ArcelorMittal Orbit is Britain’s largest sculpture offering spectacular 20-mile views over Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park […]

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A Week in London

It was SO good to be back in London last week. I feel like ever since I lived there in 2013 every time winter comes around I get this urge to book a ticket and wander around my old neighborhood so I am SO SO happy I finally got that chance. If you haven’t had […]

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Cycle Tour Through London with London Bicycle Company

On one of the days we were in London we woke up early and took a bike tour of London with London Bicycle Tour Company. It was absolutely FREEZING but we had such a good time and learned so many cool new things about London! We did the Classic tour which departs daily from just along […]

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FLYING BUSINESS CLASS WITH BRITISH AIRWAYS SYDNEY TO LONDON

Business class is THE ONE. GUYS, guys, seriously, this is the absolute best way to travel. My flight from Boston to Dubai to Sydney back in September was the absolute worst. It’s 12 hours from Boston to Dubai and then it was another 14 from Dubai to Sydney and let me tell you that is […]

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Luxury Valentine Dinner at OXO Tower London

Since I am ALWAYS trying to save money for travel, dining out is not something I get to do a lot of. So when Lewis and I got the opportunity to test out the Brasserie at the OXO Tower we were thrilled not only for the chance to treat ourselves to what would be not […]

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A GUIDE TO LONDON’S BOROUGH MARKET

Fresh baked chocolate chip cookies the size of dinner plates, melty-gooey grilled cheese sandwiches, mulled wine, made-to-order Italian panini you can find it all and more at Borough Market in central London. Borough Market is always one of my first stops every time I come to London. It’s a celebration for the senses… the smells, […]

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7 Free (Or Sort of Free) Things to Do in London

“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.”   There is SO much to see and do in London. Here are some of my favorite off-the-beaten-path free or free-ish things to do in the city! Shop the Brick Lane Market and grab a bagel […]

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Snapshot Scene – My Favorite Photo from My Semester in London

This is my favorite photo from the six months I spent in the UK. My roommates and I had just gotten the keys to our new flat. It was a tiny two bedroom that the four of us would share, but it was in central London and only a five minute walk from Hyde Park […]

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An Investment in Exploration

There are 172 days, 19 hours and 55 minutes until graduation (not that I’m counting). But, technically, that means that there are only 172 days left to do totally irresponsible things and have it still be kind of, technically, OK. That’s what I am telling myself anyway in order to justify spending what is almost […]

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