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Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast

By Irene Butler

From a distance it is likened to an immense iceberg glinting in the sun. As we near the edifice its appearance takes on the angular shape of four massive ship prows, each facing a different direction. Read the rest of this entry

Windsor Castle guards

Windsor Castle guards

By Chris Millikan

Pageantry and tradition await us just thirty-minutes away from Paddington station. During an easy day trip from London, my husband, daughter Jessica and I hop an early train and spend an enjoyable day sightseeing in both Windsor and Eton, two historic English towns. Read the rest of this entry

Oxford Radcliffe Camera

Radcliffe Camera, Oxford

By Chris Millikan

A day trip from London to Oxford suits avid walkers like us. Hopping an early train from Paddington Station, we arrive in this esteemed city of spires within 1-1/2 easy hours.

A university town since the 13th century, Oxford ‘educates’ us with historic sights Read the rest of this entry