London(‘s) Calling

We took a puddle jumper from Dublin to London and stayed for three days in the big city.  British friends told us horror stories about the weather, but for three straight days, the weather more than cooperated.  Ab-so-lute-ly perfect.  So much so that Bobby sunburned his face and our Italian friends couldn’t believe it happened in London. We set off on foot and saw as much of the city as we could – the Tower of London, London Eye, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey – just to name a few.  After over seven miles of trekking through the city streets, we were exhausted, but rewarded ourselves by indulging in one of my favorite desserts – sticky toffee pudding (or abbreviated STP if you are Bobby and you can’t handle me talking about it relentlessly!)  Bobby and I capped off our trip by attending the Lion King (for our 4th wedding anniversary!)  We agreed it was the best live show we had ever seen.  I’m going to admit, I kind of fell in love with London.  Maybe it was the wonderful weather or maybe it was the STP.  Okay, most likely the STP…. [Read More]