London Day Trips

Top Day Trips outside London

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You can always discover something new in and around London but escaping the city center is just as much fun with some of these top day trips: 1.  Leeds Castle:  Pack a picnic hamper and set out for a great day in  the Kent countryside.  The castle and its sprawling 500 acres of pristine parkland […]

A Gaelic Getaway

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The Emerald Isle is a fascinating place, full of mystery, romance and many off the beaten path oddities, whether flying solo or grabbing a weekend break.  It’s been awhile, too long, since I’ve been to County Clare, but the magical memories of my weekend in Ireland still linger.  It’s the perfect weekend getaway from the […]

Arthurian Legend on the Cornish Coast

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Once upon a time there was a solo traveler with romantic notions of knights in shining armour and roundtables, dragons and wizards and castles with turrets.  So, with her wanderlust spirit firmly in place, she set forth in search of Arthurian Legend and discovered Tintagel Castle on an amazing castle getaway to the Cornish Coast, […]