London Day 4: Tower of London, Borough Market, Tate and Street Feast

Well we are leaving for a cruise to Japan and South Korea in a few hours for Chinese national holiday so here is the final London post! 🙂 After failing to visit the Tower of London the first time when my neck seized up, we were determined to go on our last day! For the longest … More London Day 4: Tower of London, Borough Market, Tate and Street Feast

London Day 3: Getting touristy with Big Ben, Picadilly Circus and some One Direction

When in London for the first time, there are a few things that you just need to do. First things first, you must sleep in till noon (again), because hey you are on vacation and deserve some rest. Next you must take the tube, because a true Londoner is a pro at public transportation. Then you … More London Day 3: Getting touristy with Big Ben, Picadilly Circus and some One Direction

London Day 1: Buckingham Palace, Westminister Cathedral, and Billy Elliot the Musical

Welcome to London!  Our second destination on Eurotrip 2014 and my first ever visit to England! Hooray! Exhausted from our action-packed escapades around Ireland, we spent our first day in London sleeping in and doing some much needed laundry. It honestly felt amazing to have nowhere to be with nothing to do. AHHHH. But we … More London Day 1: Buckingham Palace, Westminister Cathedral, and Billy Elliot the Musical

Ireland Day 7: Last Day in Dublin and London Calling

After a week in Ireland, it was time to take our Eurotrip 2014 adventure to London. But like I mentioned in my last post, we were ready to go out with a BANG. Once our bus pulled back into Dublin, we gathered all willing participants from our tour group (mostly the Australians) and made plans for … More Ireland Day 7: Last Day in Dublin and London Calling

Ireland Day 6: The Dark Hedges and Belfast Black Cab Tour

After such a fun night at the hostel in Ballintoy, it was difficult to wake up the next morning. This was also the last day of our Shamrockers Giant’s Rocker Tour and we were sad that this 5 day adventure around Ireland would soon be over. But our spirits were lifted when we found out we would … More Ireland Day 6: The Dark Hedges and Belfast Black Cab Tour

Ireland Day 5 Continued: The Iron Islands and Rope Bridges in Ballintoy

Once we left Giant’s Causeway, it was only a short ride to a teeny town called Ballintoy where we would be staying the night. But on the way we had to make a stop at the infamous Iron Islands. Dunluce Castle aka House of Greyjoy on Game of Thrones  Walking through a field past the “Wee … More Ireland Day 5 Continued: The Iron Islands and Rope Bridges in Ballintoy

Ireland Day 5: Walking Tour of Derry and Giant’s Causeway

For now let’s go back to Ireland, I don’t think I can handle New Zealand yet. SO MANY EMOTIONS. Last I left off, we had arrived in Northern Ireland in the town of Derry the night before after a long but not relaxing day on the bus- Ireland Day 4: Driving to Northern Ireland, Croagh Patrick, … More Ireland Day 5: Walking Tour of Derry and Giant’s Causeway