England

In England (The United Kingdom, we visited London, Liverpool, Manchester, Heywood, Cannock, Nottingham, Sheffield and Bury

How to get around using the London Underground and Railway Trains

On our trip to the Greater London area in Ocbober 2016, we needed to figure out how to get from the Country in Great Missenden, where we were staying, to Central London. What was the London Underground? How did we get there? Did we need a Travelcard or an Oyster Card? HELP! It can seem …

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London England Big Ben

London England got mixed reviews from my family

We visited London late October thru Early November 2016. We were house sitting about an hour away and came to the city quite few times as a family and just as twosomes. We were around the area for 3 weeks in total. Upon arriving in London Gatwick airport we had to take 2 Underground Trains and …

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Sheffield England Countryside in South Yorkshire

Sheffield England is as good a place to visit as any other

My title really makes you want to book tickets to Sheffield England right now right? Okay, so here’s the thing, Sheffield England is like ‘Anycity’ to us. It’s in the Middle of England but some call it the North however based on the map…I beg to differ! We had our 3rd housesit in England in …

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Nottingham or Bust

Nottingham or Bust! We are ready to meet Robin Hood

Nottingham is AWESOME! We had 3 days between Housesits. That meant that we had to figure out where to go and what to do. Shawn and I developed a very mature and thoughtful plan to pick the location we’d visit. We decided to go into separate rooms and pick a place somewhere between Cannock Chase and …

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Our Week in Cannock Chase England

Our week in Cannock Chase England House Sitting

This was our 2nd housesit. We took care of a cute house and it’s furry occupants for a week in Cannock Chase England. We also took our first cross country train ride from Manchester. Trains are convenient, fast and easy to use. Cannock is an interesting place. We didn’t get out much because we were …

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The House sitting Lifestyle isn’t exactly what we hoped it would be

Why did we decide upon a house sitting around the world lifestyle initially? Honestly, because it’s the most affordable way to travel how we wanted – or so we thought. We aren’t wealthy but we make enough from our Scentsy business to fully support our family. We realized that we can actually save money, or at least spend …

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10 Things your Family MUST learn if you Travel to England

10 Things your Family MUST learn if you Travel to England

You can plan and plan and plan like we did for an entire year before we headed off on our world travel adventure. We started our travels in England and in only 18 days of being here we’ve learned so much. England is awesome. We have loved every interesting, exciting, new and even boring and …

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No American has been to Heywood England since the War!

Okay, this is funny right? No American has been to Heywood since the War is something we were actually told. In this post We cover Heywood, Manchester, The Bury Market and Liverpool. Fun in Heywood The other day the Gas Man came by to check the electric and gas meters for the house. He and I …

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House sitting in Heywood England

House Sitting in Heywood Lancashire England – our 1st 5 days

Today is our 5th full day in Heywood Lancashire England and the 11th of September. So, we are only 11 days into our world travel adventures but have had a lot going on. We are house sitting for a lovely family’s home and 3 beloved dogs and their Tortoise. Sidney is 3, Nelly is 6 and …

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Starting our Journey by Train, Bus, Hostel and Plane

We did it… We are all booked on our trip from Seattle to Manchester England. We are starting our Journey off with a bang. By Train, Bus, our first Hostel stay and by 2 Planes. Wanna see how we are traveling for our first 5 days? September 1st is D-Day. The start of our new life …

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