After a week-long hiatus in London, my great British road trip is back underway. And there’s no place I’d rather kick off the second half of the journey than Gloucestershire. My boyfriend and I are going to spend an autumn weekend in the Cotswolds, and I can’t wait.
After nearly three weeks of traveling, my great British road trip has taken me home to London for a mid-journey break. I have a busy 7 days planned in the capital with teaching, speaking at a blogging conference, and catching up with friends, but I’m determined to explore a bit. And one of the London neighborhoods I haven’t seen enough of lately is Islington.
After an amazing time in Wales, my great British road trip has brought me back to England. And to one of the most beautiful parts of England, too. I’m spending a day in 3 of the prettiest villages in Wiltshire, and I can’t wait to see what they have in store for me.
There’s nothing like a good castle to get me excited about traveling. Which is perfect, because my great British road trip has put me in the way of a lot of them. And they happen to be in Wales. So today I want to share with you 7 castles in Wales that have won me over on my journey.
I’ve wanted to travel to Portmeirion since before I moved to London. I read an article about this fairy-tale land in North Wales, and it sparked my imagination. But 10 years on, I’ve never managed to make the trip. Until now, that is. My great British road trip has taken me to North Wales, and spending 2 days in Portmeirion is at the top of my list.
My great British road trip has brought me to North Wales. One of the highlights of my time here is spending 2 Days in Anglesey. I’ve been intrigued by this glittering isle in the Irish Sea since Prince William and Kate lived here during his time as a Search and Rescue pilot, and I can’t wait to experience its wild beauty firsthand.
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My great British road trip has started strong with stops in some of England’s most beautiful destinations. But after a week on the road, it’s time to head to Wales. I’ve spent time in the Brecon Beacons and the south over the last few years, and I’ve been itching to explore more of the north. Now my patience is being rewarded with the discovery of 7 great places on my road trip in North Wales.
I was going to avoid cities on my great British road trip. The goal was to stick to the countryside. But if there was ever a city that could tempt me to break my rule, it’s Chester. After seeing countless photos of the city’s historic streets, spending 1 day in Chester has been high on my travel itinerary.