Packing guide for a 7-day cruise

Packing for a 7-day cruise can sometimes be overwhelming, especially if it's your first time. With activities ranging from formal dinners to zip lining in the rainforest, you could easily end up packing your whole closet to prepare! Here's a quick guide to help you narrow down what to bring on a 7-day cruise: 2…

A tour of the Antrim Coast, ft Game of Thrones

Our day started early with breakfast in the hotel restaurant. This was one of the best continental breakfasts I've ever had in a hotel. They had eggs, bacon, hash browns, pancakes, omelets, porridge, tomatoes, toast, baguettes, pastries, chocolate bread, cereal, yogurt with its own granola bar, watermelon, cheese, pickles, olives, fruit salad, fruit smoothies, virgin…

Snowy Highlands and St. Pattys in BelfastĀ 

We left off the last post, if you recall, concerned about the weather for the next leg of our journey. Snow was in the forecast directly over the Highland mountains through which we'd be driving. We started our day down in the hotel restaurant, which offered a lovely view of the snow capped mountains. Our…

Trains and Automobiles: Our Journey to the Isle of Skye

(A continuation from my previous post entitled "Planes".) My previous post saw us exploring Edinburgh castle, the Scotch Whiskey Experience and the city via hop-on, hop-off. Our third day is hard to write about. It was the day I stressed about the most while planning - the day we had to get from Edinburgh to…