Best Things To Do In Faversham England In One Day

Tiny Faversham is known as the “Medieval Gem of Kent,” and one couldn’t possibly disagree with that moniker. Here’s my guide to spending one day in Faversham, which covers all the best things to see and do in the ancient port town. Faversham isn’t known for its grand monuments. It doesn’t have either a castle … Read more

How Many Days In London Is Enough? (Tips & Sample Itineraries!)

Wondering how many days to spend in London? I have some tips for you in this ultimate London trip planning guide. I first went to London as a college student on a semester abroad at the London School of Economics. That visit sparked a longstanding fascination with all things London and I’ve been back many … Read more

Guide To Roman London, Roman Ruins From Londinium

This is the ultimate guide to immersing yourself in the many attractions of Roman London. The history of London is one of invasion and conquering. Apart form prehistoric tribes, the Romans were the first to takeover. Indeed, the Romans named the country “Britainia” and its capital city “Londinium.” History of Roman London: What Was Londinium? … Read more

Guide To Medieval London: 20+ Things To Do And See

This is the ultimate guide to immersing yourself in the many attractions of Medieval London. Ah, this time period is one of the most romantic and exciting in English history. It’s full of stories about dynastic battles and fascinating casts of characters. The Middle Ages conjure images of knights on horseback, courtly love, and royal … Read more

One Week In Kent England Itinerary, Best Things To Do

Need a break from the big city? Just east of Greater London, the county of Kent is a fantastic place to spend a week. Kent is so beautiful that it’s been dubbed the “Garden of England.” And it’s not just the greenery that seduces. There are so many things to do and see in Kent. … Read more

Guide To Southwark Cathedral, A Gothic Gem In London

Here’s my guide to visiting Southwark Cathedral in London. The church is a little Gothic gem that dates back to 606 A.D. and is London’s oldest Gothic structure. Although it’s overshadowed by the glamorous St. Paul’s Cathedral, Southwark is an important London landmark that’s well worth visiting. It’s been a place of Christian worship for over … Read more

Visiting Eltham Palace In London, The Complete Guide

This is the ultimate guide to visiting the magnificent Eltham Palace. It’s a hidden gem in southeast London where Medieval meets Art Deco. Few historic buildings in London pay testament to the passage of time like Eltham. The palace is a former royal residence turned into one of the great modernist mansions in England. It’s an eccentric … Read more