RTW Trip – England

RTW Trip – England

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, everybody! This time of year is best spent with friends and family so it’s appropriate timing for my England post. England is one of the few countries Arcadiy and I had both already visited before we started dating. It was a big priority to make a stop there during this trip, in spite of that fact, because I have family in Bournemouth that I wanted to visit while we were in their area of…

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RTW Trip – Scotland

RTW Trip – Scotland

One of the biggest lessons I’ve learned so far on our trip is that we were crazy to think we only needed 5 days in Scotland, one of the great loves of my life. Edinburgh Our time in Edinburgh was mainly divided into 2 activities: hiking around Holyrood Park and wandering all around the city proper. For those who don’t know, Holyrood Park is an absurd park right on the edge of the city with amazing views from the top….

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RTW Trip – Ireland

RTW Trip – Ireland

Phew, I can’t believe we took off on this trip almost two months ago. I had hoped to be a bit better about blogging during the beginning of our journey. Unfortunately, our breakneck travel pace for the first month and a half was a bit too much for processing photos, let alone blogging about them. We’ve slowed down a bit now so I finally have time to update people on our backlog. Dublin – The Guinness Storehouse I’m a big…

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And we’re off!

And we’re off!

It’s official – we’re finally taking off! I’m excited the trip is finally here! More than that, though, I’m ready to be done getting ready. The last few weeks have been especially tough. It turns out getting rid of almost all of your belongings and moving some furkids across the country is an exhausting experience. Not to mention all the last-minute packing and preparations. Let me give you the rundown. Week 1 The first week of funemployment was definitely the…

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Gina is blogging – oh my!

Gina is blogging – oh my!

Here it is – I’m finally starting my blog! Blogging has historically been one of my weakest skills. I’ve never been much of a writer and am usually too self-conscious to let others read my writing. That said, we’re about to embark on an amazing trip and I figure this is the best way to share our adventures, even if most posts are more pictures than words. What is this trip, you ask? My husband and I are going to…

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