The Trip to England: Day 11 – Blenheim

We chose possibly the coldest day of the entire trip. After an almost hour and a half bus ride, we arrived at the castle. And let me say, I want one. I want a small castle and a dragon, is that too much to ask? Here’s the entrance! Here’s inside the palace: We walked outside,…… Continue reading The Trip to England: Day 11 – Blenheim

The Trip to England: Day 10 – Toot Hill Butts

I skipped days 8 and 9, as that was a whole bunch of shopping and presents and food. On day ten, we used the rental car, in order to drive through some of the Cotswolds as well as some other things. We caught a bus into town and climbed the Carfax tower, which was still…… Continue reading The Trip to England: Day 10 – Toot Hill Butts

The Trip to England: Days 7 – The Kilns

Heads up, I’m skipping posts about Christmas and Christmas Eve, as it was just shopping and opening presents and playing games. But we saw some cool stuff on days 9 and 10 During our drive through the Cotswolds and Blenheim Palace, and I’ll be sure to post the many pictures of the house and the…… Continue reading The Trip to England: Days 7 – The Kilns

The Trip to England: Day 6 – Bath Day

Journal entry has begun 4:48 PM EST 21:49 London time. December 22, 2017 We boarded a bus to the Oxford train station, and then boarded a train to Didcot and the switched trains to Bath. Bath has been a special place in our hearts because of Jane Austen, as it is a featured place in…… Continue reading The Trip to England: Day 6 – Bath Day

The Trip to England: Day 5 – Bodliena Bobliotheca

Journal Begun 5 PM EST 22 London Time December 21, 2017   Today we woke up at a decent hour and boarded the bus to go to the Bodleian Library.     The Bodleian is very old, and I could go on and on but I’ll give you some of my favorite¬†facts. The restricted section…… Continue reading The Trip to England: Day 5 – Bodliena Bobliotheca