[Guest Post] WWII Tour of London

St Paul's Cathedral

Please welcome my honorary guest blogger — my brother, Ryne! You may know him from my Sibling Shenanigans posts, where we’ve been lucky enough to travel together. Well, now he’s off exploring England on his own, and he has tons of great stories to share!

London is an amazing city, a crossroads of global cultures and truly one of the world’s most influential metropolises. Anything you could want you’ll find in London — hipster music, Victorian architecture, flashy modern buildings, and any type of food that you can dream up from around the world. Another thing it has in droves: history! You could fill pages with the history that London has to offer, but today I want to focus on one of my favorite topics — military history.  Continue reading

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5 Pubs in London’s Pimlico Neighborhood

London Pubs

When we went to London, we stayed in the Pimlico area and were pretty lazy about going out for a drink. After a long day of walking the city and the English countryside, we didn’t really want to walk far for a pint. So if you’re in the neighborhood, here are my bar and pub recommendations nearby:  Continue reading

2 Days of Sightseeing in London

Big Ben

We hopped across the pond for our big trip of the year to the UK and Ireland, starting with London. Since I’d been to London before and Kevin hadn’t, we had a lot of ground to cover! We made sure to see most of the main London sites, even if we didn’t get to go into and explore some of them. Follow along on our hectic two days of sightseeing in London:  Continue reading