Tag Archives: England

Cut waste and fat this Christmas – clever solution from Yorkshire, England

When we stay at our cottage I am careful about water use because we have a water cistern with a limited supply . I am also extremely wary about what I put down the drain because of a septic system. … Continue reading

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Statues of London

Whether you are in London for the Olympics or to see the sights, keep your eyes open for the silent tributes to the history, heroes, and culture of the city — the statues that abound almost everywhere you look.  Nelson … Continue reading

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The Minack Theatre in Cornwall, England is a truly magical spot

Several years ago we rented a house in Cornwall for a month which gave us loads of time on the gorgeous beaches, to eat the scrumptious local fish, and take in the sights.  One of the best evenings was spent … Continue reading

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Travel trend for 2011: Choose to rent a house or apartment over a hotel stay

Fifty Euros a night for a bijou apartment in the Montmartre district of Paris? No way! Travellers often assume that renting a private house or apartment requires a long commitment and lots of cash.  But you can rent a flat … Continue reading

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