Whodunit? Did Richard III Kill the Princes in the Tower of London?

“History is a lie!” — Robert Walpole, British Prime Minister For aficionados of true crime cold cases, the disappearance of the sons of King Edward IV, the “two princes in the tower” is truly epic stuff. The year is 1483. King Edward IV has just died and his sons, Edward V and Richard, are installed … Read more

A Tour Of Pre-Raphaelite Paintings In London

Are you a fan of the Pre-Raphaelite artists traveling to London? If so, this guide’s for you. I take you on a tour of the most famous Pre-Raphaelite paintings in London and tell you which museums they’re in. The Pre-Raphaelites were a group of Victorian radicals who were inspired by medieval art, literature, and nature. … Read more

Guide To Windsor Castle, Day Trip From London

Windsor Castle is a striking 11th century castle that’s the official home of the royal family. The palace is the longest occupied royal residence in the world. It’s been the symbol of the monarchy for 1,000 years. At the castle, you can see the sprawling grounds, take the “long walk,” admire lavish staterooms, and visit … Read more

Visiting St. Paul’s Cathedral In London, The Ultimate Guide

St. Paul’s Cathedral is an iconic landmark in London that’s likely on your London bucket list. It’s the largest and most famous of London’s many churches. It’s the seat of the Bishop of London and parish church of the British Commonwealth. In this St. Paul’s guide, I give you an overview of the cathedral and tell you … Read more

Guide To The British Museum In London

Planning a trip to London? Discover the wonders of the British Museum, nestled in the artistic Bloomsbury area, with this ultimate guide! It will help you gain insight into the museum’s must see masterpieces and plan your visit with ease. Boasting over 8 million objects, antiquities, and artifacts, the British Museum’s collection is nothing short … Read more

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? (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