Lady’s 11 Jaw-Dropping Castles You Have to See in England

There’s something romantic about a castle. Maybe it’s because I grew up in a place where castles were only in fairy tales, but I’ve always thought these medieval fortresses were magical. Since moving to the UK I’ve visited as many as I can, and it’s been amazing to see them in real life. If you feel the same way, today I bring you A Lady in London’s 11 picks for the best castles in England.

Castles in England


Lady’s 7 Places You Have to Explore in London’s Hackney

When I moved to London Shoreditch was the city’s capital of cool. All the edgiest bars and restaurants were there, and it was the place to go for a night out. But a decade on, other London neighborhoods have challenged the area for that title. Notably, Hackney. This area to the northeast of Shoreditch has been home to hipsters for a while now, and they’ve brought all things trendy with them. I’ve been exploring this part of the city more and more, and if you want to do the same, today I bring you A Lady in London’s 7 things to do in Hackney.

Things to Do in Hackney, London


Lady’s 11 National Trust Properties You Need to Visit in London

Do you ever buy something and completely forget about it until right before it expires? I do. I was going through my wallet recently and realized I have an annual National Trust pass that’s about to go off. I picked it up in the Lake District on my road trip in England and Wales last year and it slipped my mind when I got back. But finding the pass motivated me to look for National Trust London properties I could visit before it was too late, and I discovered that there are a lot more than I thought.

National Trust London