Be A Glow Worm: Guide To the Churchill War Rooms in London

“We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.” — Winston Churchill Here’s my guide to visiting the Churchill War Rooms in London England. If you’re a history buff or WWII … Read more

Guide To Hampton Court Palace: Henry VIII’s Royal Stomping Ground

Here’s my guide to visiting the iconic Hampton Court Palace. The palace is one of the most famous landmarks in England and a must visit attraction near London. It’s the perfect easy day trip from London. Hampton Court Palace is the world’s greatest surviving medieval palace. And it has a deliciously rich and scandalous history. … Read more

Guide To the Magnificent Hatfield House, a Perfect Day Trip From London

If you’re a Tudorphile, Hatfield House is a must see site in London, both for its charm and its royal connections. Fans of Queen Elizabeth I, the Virgin Queen, will be especially enchanted by the early 17th century Jacobean palace. Besides, Hatfield House is the perfect day trip from London or even a half day … Read more

Guide to the Best Free Museums In London England

Here’s my guide to 10 amazing free museums in London. London is literally overflowing with fantastic museums displaying world class art, ranging from the prehistoric to modern periods. Whatever your art geekery, London has an outlet for it. You could spend a lifetime visiting these must see museums in London. They’re rich, diverse, and endlessly … Read more

The Best Virtual Tours of London Landmarks and Museums

Here’s my wanderlusty guide to the 20+ best virtual tours of London landmarks and museums. Do you wish you were in London? Or need some destination or cultural inspiration (who doesn’t)? Well, there’s a fix. Now, you can virtually tour many of London’s must see sites right from your couch or computer. You’ll be vicariously … Read more

The Ultimate Nerdy Guide To The Tower of London

“Always there have been six ravens at the Tower. If the ravens fly away, the kingdom will fall.” ― John Owen Theobald, These Dark Wings Nerds of the world, rejoice. I have here the ultimate guide to the Tower of London. If you are a history nerd like me, this is a must see site … Read more