England

Explore England, from Buckingham Palace and Big Ben to the infamous Tower of London

Passportless at Luton Airport in London, England

The Luton Passport Fiasco

At some point in the last few years, I lost my enthusiasm for commercial flying.  It wasn't any one thing that caused it, but rather a slow death from the exhausting process that it's become.  Even a one hour flight still requires the inevitable 1 to 2 hour dr...
The Tower of London across the Thames River

Tower of London

They bear down upon Westminster, the ghost-consecrated Abbey, and the history-crammed Hall, through the arches of the bridge with a rush as the tide swelters round them; the city is buried in a dusky gloom save where the lights begin to gleam and trail with ...

Walking Tour of London

London is such an awesome city.  I challenge anyone to visit and not enjoy it! Our second day in London is still a blur.  We walked so much, saw so many attractions, and were so exhausted by the end of the day that even Travis could barely remember which rout...
London waterfront along the Thames River

‘Ello, London!

There are two things scarce matched in the Universe – the Sun in Heaven and the Thames on Earth. Sir Walter Raleigh, 1552 - 1618 From the moment we touched down at Gatwick Airport on the outskirts of London, we were hit by the city's electric energy,...