Banana Bread Pudding with vanilla rum cream custard somethingorother... GAH! It's just AMAZING, OK?

With cold descending upon the northern hemisphere, what travel madcappery can one get up to? Hmm, what to do in winter?

What to do in Winter?

Why, hello, there! Have you enjoyed the soothing serenade of crickets here on the site, gentle reader?  My deepest apologies for leaving you without astounding travel news and inspiration from around the world.  I have

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It doesn't.

It’s the little things

Of all the senses, it's said that scent is the one most closely connected with memory.  Other than a lovely whisky liqueur and a few agriculturally based wafts (*cough*  cows  *cough*), I don't remember too

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Not to be confused with the five sisters, which is a whole different story.

Scotland is full of tales both tall and true. Here are a couple about the Campbells and the MacDonalds in Glencoe.

Highland Tales: The Three Sisters

The Highlands are filled with bens (mountains), glens (valleys), and lochs (lakes), most of which have several hundreds of years of stories to go with them.  Clans and kings, religious leaders and Viking conquests, faeries,

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Must come back in spring...

A visit to a very magical place.

Featured photo: Thistle in the Faerie Glen

The Isle of Skye, with its sweeping, dramatic views, is peppered with hidden corners of delicate beauty.  Many of these places, whether reflecting the actual beliefs of locals or just fancifcully named for tourists, carry

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Inver-peeking

A lovely view from Inverlochy and some teasers of more to come!

Natural History Museum

Traveling light – and cheap! – in London. First peek.

Cozy and Crazy in London

Despite the cold, the weather here in London has been surprisingly cooperative - and dry!  I've been exploring the surroundings with Linda from IslandMomma.  We've already been to one pre-World Travel Market blogging event and

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Kilkenny Castle Kilkenny City Ireland Interior Long Gallery.

Questionable ethics: stealth photos!

The Free Dictionary defines ethics in the following manner: eth·ic  (thk)  n. 1. a. A set of principles of right conduct. 1. b. A theory or a system of moral values: "An ethic of service

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