I’ve been trying to think of a new topic to post about for a while (don’t worry, a Foodiaries post is in the works too), but we have really just been settling into London life and I figured it wasn’t the most exciting thing to write about, or read. But then I figured, before I moved over here I really enjoyed readying fellow expats’ blogs about their experiences moving overseas and I got a lot out of them. They made me feel a lot more prepared (we all know I’m a planner) and comfortable with what was to come. So, I thought I would share my experiences with settling into London life – including the absolute hell of opening a bank account and the black stuff you get in your nose after being in the tube all day. Continue reading “London – Home Truths”
The next stop on our tour through Italy was Sorrento, via Pompeii. We took a guided tour through the city and I’ll be honest – I didn’t know much about Pompeii at all before we arrived, so I can’t say I was overly excited for the day. Speaking to people in our tour group though, about half were most excited about Pompeii so that got me quite intrigued.
Continue reading “Top Deck – Pompeii, Sorrento & Positano”
So, I’ve decided to split our Top Deck tour through Italy into smaller posts instead of one big one. To say I love Italy is an understatement – it is by far my favourite country so far and I’m so thankful we made the decision to explore it for two whole weeks.
Continue reading “Top Deck – Rome & Vatican City”
Sorry it has been a while since I’ve updated you all! It’s getting a bit hard to keep up as we are on the go so much at the moment, there isn’t a lot of down time! Our time in Lisbon was pretty full on and we definitely made the most of our four days. Continue reading “4 Days In Lisbon, Portugal”
I’m writing this blog post from a flat in southwest London and haven’t slept for 20~ hours. Apologies in advance if it doesn’t make much sense – but to be honest I think I’m doing pretty well at this stage with the jet-lag! I’ll fill you in on the trip and bring you up to speed on where I am now, which is 7.50pm London time on Thursday, May 4th. Continue reading “In It For The Long-Haul”