Best After Work Bars in London // Brittany from Boston

Best After Work Bars in London

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If there’s one thing Londoners do well, it’s drinking. To be fair, they do a lot of things well, both individually and together. But as drinking is the unofficial national pastime of England, you’ll want to join in on the action when you visit. From my time studying in London and my various trips there […]

The 20 Best Non-Touristy Things To Do in London // Brittany from Boston

20 Non-Touristy Things To Do in London

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After you’ve seen all the tourist attractions in London (and there’s a lot of them!), there’s still more to see and do in London. Once you move past the touristy side of London, you can get to know the real London, the London that Londoners experience! I lived in London for six months, and I […]

Your Guide to London South Bank // Brittany from Boston

Your Guide to London South Bank

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When I studied abroad in London, I had the great fortune of living right near Waterloo Station on London South Bank. It was close to all the major attractions and also was in the heart of the newly thriving South Bank scene. It wasn’t long ago that London South Bank was an unappealing area. But […]

Top 12 Things To Do in Brighton England // Brittany from Boston

Top 12 Things To Do in Brighton England

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Looking for a quiet seaside escape from London? Well Brighton might not be quiet but it sure is a lot of fun! This quirky little town boasts an eclectic collection of people and pasttimes, and you’ll be certain to find plenty to entertain you on a weekend trip. Check out these top 12 things to […]

Edinburgh Visitors Guide: Scottish Tradition Meets International Culture // Brittany from Boston

Edinburgh Visitors Guide: Scottish Traditions Meet International Culture

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Scotland’s largest city, Edinburgh is a contradiction in its unwavering commitment to traditional Scottish culture and its simultaneous embrace of international trends. Add to this that it’s a veritable mecca for Harry Potter fans, and it’s easy to see why so many people come to visit. But the lovely thing about Edinburgh, really, is that […]

10 Reasons You Should Visit the Falkland Islands // Brittany from Boston

10 Reasons You Should Visit the Falkland Islands

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The Falkland Islands are an archipelago off the southeastern coast of Argentina. You may also know them by their Spanish name, Islas Malvinas, because there is an ongoing disagreement over ownership between Britain and Argentina. But whatever you choose to call it, these remote islands are teeming with wildlife and history, and you should definitely […]

Stonehenge

The Bouldered Beauty of Stonehenge

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Standing powerfully and inflexibly in place for over 5000 years, Stonehenge continues to amaze visitors and onlookers. The mystery surrounding this site is endless. We don’t know where the stones came from, who erected them and how, or why they were put here in this formation. There is an degree of strength and intelligence that […]