I have finally ticked off one of my American travel goals! During the week of the 4th of July, we packed up our bags and are headed to the Northwest! Goodbye Austin, hello Seattle!
After what can only be described as a rough first day/night, we were finally awake during the day and ready to explore!
When entering into the Cathedral, I was greeted by a very large sign requesting that no photos be taken until a 2 GBP fee was paid for a photography permit. It stated that the fee would be used to fund the upkeep of the church which was founded in the 12th century. So, I walked… Continue reading St. Giles Cathedral
I wasn't planning to travel for the 4th of July, but it seems as though I'll be heading up to Canada. This trip is a bit bittersweet - my Uncle is going in for chemo in the middle of July, so I'm taking this opportunity to visit with him and the family.I guess I should… Continue reading Unexpected Travel
It took me about three weeks to convince myself to do it, but it's totally happening ... I'm heading to Ireland in October! Yes, while this seems to not be such a big deal to some, I've always lived my life with a certain care ... for many years I have had to weight the… Continue reading An American Girl in Ireland …