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Clayton Hotel Belfast Review 30
Overview Situated just off Clopton bridge in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel is a beautiful historic hotel in Warwickshire. We were lucky enough to get to stay in the hotel this past weekend during our visit to Stratford-upon-Avon, and we weren’t disappointed. As a major draw for tourists, Stratford-upon-Avon has…
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Now that the summer is on its way, I am ALL ABOUT the heat. After months of cold, grey skies and coats and scarves and “can’t feel my hands, are they still there?” I (and most Londoners) am ready to embrace warmer temperatures. The catch is that the English summer…
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Last weekend we went down to the coast (Dover, more specifically) to have a few days away and check to see if we could still see France (yep, can confirm, still there!) We had been trying to find a castle to visit while down south when Guy brought up the…
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For those who aren’t familiar with my home state, Florida can be divided quite easily into three cultural sections: North Florida, Central Florida, and South Florida. North Florida is, ironically, relatively ‘southern.’ The further up the state you go, the closer you get to the southern accent, iced tea all day…
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I wrote about this topic a few months ago, but after being in America and hearing the question “Aren’t you scared of traveling in Europe with the recent terror attacks?” over and over again, I thought I’d clear things up. I believe this was spawned not only from press coverage of…
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While in the glorious land of American portions and sunshine, Guy and I got a chance to visit St. Augustine with my Mom (hi Mom!) St. Augustine, a coastal Florida town, is the oldest continually-occupied European settlement in the continental US. It was founded in 1565 by Spain and the…
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Keeping track of UK history can be a bit daunting given it’s extensive history of imperialism and the oftentimes confusing past of the monarchy (why does everyone seemed to be named James or Victoria?). But I would argue that one of the most recognizable names to us expats, regardless of our…
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Hold your hats, because we’re about to get personal. For the vast majority of my teenage years and my early college years, I was probably overweight. I think I bordered on the “Normal” and “Overweight” BMI line, but was probably more often closer to the latter. What can I say,…
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Hey, there! Whether you’re a student looking for the best book on studying abroad in London or a parent who is nervous about basically everything and wants to read more about safety in London from a student’s perspective (I see you! It’ll be fine!), I present to you – the…
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