Peculiar Happenings at Ripley’s Believe It or Not!

Ripley's

A couple of weeks ago we were invited to do a London Duck Tour which is a 75 minute tour of London onboard an amphibious vehicle. London is a good couple of hours away for us so I was keen to make the most of our day out and one place we have been keen to visit is Ripley’s Believe It or Not! which is based in Piccadilly Circus. A visit to Ripley’s allows you to follow in the footsteps of… Continue Reading “Peculiar Happenings at Ripley’s Believe It or Not!”

A Fun Family Day Out at Dundee Discovery Point

During February half term we are spending our week in Scotland, staying at a gorgeous holiday cottage in Angus which we are using as a base to explore as much of the country as possible. So far we have been subject to pretty much everything the weather can throw at us with rain, hail, snow, wind and even a spot of blue sky and with the weather looking a bit ropey this morning we decided to stay local and pay a… Continue Reading “A Fun Family Day Out at Dundee Discovery Point”

How to avoid looking like a tourist in London

London Bus

It is easy to find inexperienced tourists in the crowd of locals in every country. This universal rule can be practically applied to London. Here are some tips on how not to look like a tourist in London and bring back from vacation only good memories. Learn a few phrases in English! Yes, English is the international language even in the most remote corners of the world. However, a few simple phrases in the local language may significantly ease your… Continue Reading “How to avoid looking like a tourist in London”