Monthly Archives: June 2016

Legoland Windsor

28 June 2016: Lego Wonderland In 2014 we took the kids to Legoland in Winterhaven, Florida. Both love Legos, especially my son. It had only opened three years prior to our visit and the Lego Hotel was under construction. The … Continue reading

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Wimbledon

27 June 2016: The Queue and the Championship – Opening Day The Queue: When I started planning this trip, it was a surprise to me that I could not buy tickets in the normal fashion. There are only four ways … Continue reading

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Windsor Castle

26 June 2016: The Royal Castle We finished our day on a high note, the Windsor Castle. The Castle has a tremendous amount of history. It is fully intact and decorated throughout with exquisite furnishings and finishes. They do not … Continue reading

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Legendary England

25 & 26 June 2016: Shakespeare, Robin Hood, and Oxford Saturday was a low key day. We started with a visit to the Sherwood Forest of Robin Hood fame. From there we went into to Birmingham for lunch near the … Continue reading

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Eastern Coast

24 June 2016: Durham and York We got a late start this morning leaving Edinburgh. We headed east toward the coast (pictured above) and then south through our last bits of Scotland and into England. We made stops in Durham … Continue reading

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EU Referendum – Brexit!

  24 June 2016: Should I Stay or Should I Go? On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom voted on a referendum to remain in the European Union or leave (aka Brexit). On 24 June 2016, it was determined that … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Castle

22 – 23 June 2016: Center of the Old Town We got to the castle too late last night, it had just closed. Cole was disappointed and we went to Plan B. The next day after our hike up to … Continue reading

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