Parents Come to Visit!

February was a stressful month. My lease was up at the end of the month, so I was trying to find a new place to live. On top of that, my contract at work suddenly ended (long story short: our entire department was deemed redundant). But seemingly luck was on my side because my parents…

Hogmanay the Scottish Way

WARNING: This trip did not involve anything touristy; just A LOT of drinking & sleeping. 😛 Friday after work, Willow, Dean, Jim, Ash and I boarded the night bus from London to Edinburgh. Here’s a tip for travelling, AVOID THE NIGHT BUS whenever you can. Because you can sleep, you’d think it would make the trip go by…

Christmas in the UK

“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!” If London does anything right, it’s Christmas! Take a walk down Oxford and Regent street and you will see all the pretty lights and the decked out window displays of Selfridges and John Lewis. Alternatively, you can head over to Hyde Park and check out the Christmas…

Two Months in London Town

Hey guys, so it’s been awhile! I haven’t really been up to anything note-worthy, besides moving house and settling into my new job. It’s finally fall here in London; the air is crisp and cool and we still haven’t seen much rain! 🙂 It’s been two months since I made the big move across the…

A Day at Bath & Stonehenge

What’s really beneficial for me to be doing my work holiday in London, is that Britbound’s head office is here. What BritBound is, is they’re a support group to help you get on your feet, but they also host events and trips so that you can meet people and explore outside the city. Before I…

London’s Calling

My first few days in London have been a whirlwind to say the least. Two years ago, if you asked me what my goals were, I would have said to work and live in London, England. I saved almost every paycheck so that I could apply for my Working Holiday Visa, but now that my time has come to start…