Disneyland Part 4: It’s Our Last Day

So instead of waiting 3 months to post our last day from visiting Disneyland last year, how about 6 months?  I'm so sorry for the delay but posting the last day means the trip is really over and of course that makes me sad.  This trip was amazing, not because it was to Disneyland, but … Continue reading Disneyland Part 4: It’s Our Last Day

Feature Resort- Port Orleans Riverside

Recently I wrote a blog for Fairytale Adventures Travel Agency about my favorite resort at Walt Disney World.  Please follow and like Fairytale Adventures Travel Agency on Facebook here for all the latest travel news. Port Orleans Riverside is a resort that invokes the southern charm of Louisiana and days gone by.  Nestled along the Sassagoula River … Continue reading Feature Resort- Port Orleans Riverside

Using the London Pass: Day 2

Our second day in London focused on more site-seeing!  We were definitely playing tourist on this trip to London.  We used our second day on our London Pass and headed out to explore the town! Since we stayed in an excellent location at the foot of Westminster Bridge (you can read my review of our … Continue reading Using the London Pass: Day 2

London Hotel Review: Park Plaza Westminster

One of my husband's requests after our first trip to London was to stay in a hotel within view of Big Ben.  I was convinced that the request would go unanswered due to the cost of staying in the heart of Westminster.  When it came time to make reservations for this trip I was very … Continue reading London Hotel Review: Park Plaza Westminster

Using the London Pass: Day 1

After picking up our very important visitor we hopped back on the train and headed from Gatwick Airport to Waterloo Station (had to change trains once).  Because of some train delays we ended up on a very crowded train headed into London, but thanks to my expert packing Mike and Michael easily handled the bags … Continue reading Using the London Pass: Day 1

Packing for a short trip to London

Traveling in Europe with a family of five is not for the faint of heart.  It takes planning and precision that I have never had while traveling back in the states.  In the states if we had decided to take a short adventure (approximately 3 nights away), I would have had the kids packed and taken … Continue reading Packing for a short trip to London

Disneyland Part 3- Time to head to the One and Only the Original Disneyland

Finally on the morning of Day 3 it was time to head to my favorite park ever.  Disneyland.  Disneyland is my favorite park for many reasons.  It is the first park I ever remember visiting back when I was 7 years old. Flashback to good old Spring 1987.  It holds so many memories for me … Continue reading Disneyland Part 3- Time to head to the One and Only the Original Disneyland

Scotland Part 2: Stirling, Scotland

For our first full day in Scotland we decided to drive to Stirling and visit the William Wallace Monument and Stirling Castle.  It took about an hour to drive there from Dumbarton and the drive was beautiful.  There is nothing in the world like driving thru the Scottish Countryside. Upon arriving at the William Wallace … Continue reading Scotland Part 2: Stirling, Scotland

Christmas in Scotland Part 1

Shortly after we arrived in England, we began to think about all the places in Europe that we wanted to be able to visit while we are here.  When we first found out the we would be spending three years living in England it seemed like it was a long time.  Then we arrived and … Continue reading Christmas in Scotland Part 1

Journey Across the United States

Wow, I can't believe it has been almost two months since I have posted!  The last two months have been extremely busy as we prepare to head over to England for the next three years.  The month of May was filled with preparing for our movers to come and pack up all of our Household … Continue reading Journey Across the United States