Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris

Sometimes they say your first is the most memorable, well the first place that we visited while in Paris was Notre Dame. The structure...

Christmas on the Champs-Elysees

Christmas in Paris - what could be more romantic? Well, we are technically not spending Christmas in Paris but we have just spent three...

A Hidden Gem in the English Channel

For anyone who has traveled to England before, I am sure you are all aware of the stereotypical tourist spots such as London, Manchester,...

International Travel Extravaganza

Wouldn’t we all love to travel the world and go on a proverbial International Travel Extravaganza? There have been times that I have wondered...

Experiencing Non-League Football in England

For many years I have been an avid follower of Ramsbottom United Football Club, located in the heart of North-West England, about 20 miles...

The Market Town of Skipton in Yorkshire

What better place to enjoy a cold, crisp winter's day than enjoying the local offerings available at Skipton market along with a variety of...

The Idyllic Landscapes in the Lake District

It's been several years since I had visited the Lakes and yet again I was left astonished by the true beauty that surrounds the...
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Climbing La Tour Eiffel

What is the first attraction you think about when you hear Paris? I would estimate that 99% of folks would likely say the Eiffel...
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8 European Countries to Spend Christmas and New Year

A year that has been packed full of weekend getaways, spontaneous road trips and many amazing experiences has been capped with a European Christmas...

A Drive in the Yorkshire Dales

Winter in England usually consists of wet, murky days with very little daylight hours. In other words, not conducive to visitors wanting to wander...