A Functioning Government: Inside Parliament (London, England)

Despite having spent extended amounts of time in London twice before, I’d never made an effort to go into the chambers of Parliament. Since our government in the United States wasn’t (and still isn’t) functioning at the moment, I decided to go check out what a functioning government actually looked like. I went through numerous metal detectors and my bags were thoroughly checked and then … Continue reading A Functioning Government: Inside Parliament (London, England)

Arnaldo Pomodoro’s Sphere Within a Sphere (Dublin, Ireland)

The Sphere Within a Sphere outside The Berkeley Library at Trinity College. While I was in Dublin, I, of course, took a guided tour of Trinity College. Trinity is historical and famous and I was 100% sure I wouldn’t be able to see everything that I should see if I wandered around on my own (and get lost, basically). I’ll write more about Trinity College … Continue reading Arnaldo Pomodoro’s Sphere Within a Sphere (Dublin, Ireland)

For Cat Lovers (Part Deux): London Cat Village

When I ended up with a few days in London last summer, I researched cat cafes in London and found Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium and London Cat Village. After visiting Lady Dinah’s in the late morning, I found myself at London Cat Village for a lunchtime reservation complete with cats. London Cat Village is located in the ultra hip Shoreditch district in London and is … Continue reading For Cat Lovers (Part Deux): London Cat Village