getting ready for a few days in London

londontitleLondon is, without a doubt, my favourite city in the world. There’s so much to see and do, you can go from historic, to modern, to classy, to trendy in just a few minutes. It’s cosmopolitan, fascinating and always exciting, I don’t think I’ll ever get bored of it. And then there’s the shopping… ;)
For this and many other reasons I go to London about once or twice a year, often only for a few days and even though I always try to fit in something new, I usually end up going to the same places and doing the same things again and again. Simply because I love those places and things so much. Continue reading

A walk through the historic walled city of York

titleyorkI think I lost a piece of my heart in York, what an interesting and truly beautiful city! The more I tour the UK, the more wonderful places I come across! In summer 2014 I took my friend Stefania to London and we had a few spare days before we had to be in Edinburgh for a teaching course, so we decided to have two 24 hours stop-overs in Cambridge and York. Best idea ever! London and Edinburgh are amazing cities, but so are Cambridge and York. Continue reading