Scotland 2017 Travels in the United Kingdom

1st stop.. Scott Monument..

Breakfast Did I mention how wonderful our hosts were at Bunree?  If not I will again.  Una and Hamish were so nice and helpful and great cooks!!  After a wonderful meal we headed out to to Halbeath Park and Ride to take the bus into Edinburgh.  I recommend taking public transportation as much as you can, …

Scotland 2017 Travels in the United Kingdom

Dunfermline Palace and Abbey

The Palace This is my second visit and I believe it was Paula’s 1st visit to Dunfermline Palace and Abbey. I loved it here, heck I love all the castles, castle ruins and abbeys, etc. that I have been to in Scotland.   The Royals Many of the Scottish monarchs favored Dunfermline as a residence.  History …

Scotland 2017 Travels in the United Kingdom

Scotland how I have missed you…

I really love Scotland If I have not made it clear in my posts of Scotland, I love Scotland.  Since I was little, Scotland has always been my dream place.  So, in 2016 I went almost a whole month and embraced as much as I could and then realized that I need and I say …

Travels in Europe

Why you should visit Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum

Palatine Hill If reading Roman mythology, Palatine Hill was the where the cave that Lupa the she-wolf found Romulus and Remus.  The cave was known as the Lupercal.  Romulus and Remus were twin brothers born to Rhea Silvia, daughter of Numitor, king of Alba Longa. Whatever the true story is and how Romulus killed his brother Remus …

Travels in the United States

Hey Sheri, do you want to go to a Supernatural Convention with me?

Supernatural Convention in Vegas “Hey Sheri, do you want to go to the Supernatural convention in Vegas with me in March next year”?, Jane asked me one day at work.  “HUH”?, what the heck is that”,  I responded.  “Oh my GOD”, she replied, “Supernatural, you know Dean and Sam Winchester, the show I watch, the …

Travels in Europe

Roman Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheater.. either way it is amazing

Gladiators Ah Gladiators!  Just thinking of my rendition of what a gladiator is brings to my mind, strength, grit and tirelessly fighting the “bad guy”.  Ok, ok, now that the movie version is out of my head, I was lucky enough to go with Whitney to the original Roman Colosseum to learn what really went …

Travels in Europe

The Incredible Villa Borghese

The incredible Villa Borghese What a beautiful day we picked to visit the Villa Borghese!  We came here after the very busy morning at the Vatican Museum and considering how many people were at the Vatican and the Museum, the almost tranquil atmosphere at the park and the Villa was so very welcome.   Click here …