London with the family August 6th 2009 I’ve been with my family here in London for a week now and haven’t really had time until today to post a blog entry. We’ve been busy: exploring London and catching up on news from my three-week absence.
We are very comfortable in this wonderful four-bedroom house in North London. We’re near a tube stop and on several bus routes, near several nice parks, and we have all the shopping, ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London » Islington Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
June 1, 2012: I am heading off to Ireland again, this time for five weeks, with a group of students from my college in Vermont. I won't have time to post a lot, and I won't repeat much info that I covered in 2009. Enjoy.
Before this year, there were three parts to this blog. In 2009, I spent three weeks (July 3 - 28) in Ireland with students from my college and my colleague, Mike. Then my family was on vacation in London through August 15. This blog's purpose was to document and share highlights and photos from this trip with friends and family.
The earlier entries are from 2007. Thi... full info