History in the Making

Category: England

5 Castles You Have to Visit, Travel Thursday

5 Castles You Have to Visit, Travel Thursday

Although my travel experience isn’t the widest in the world, I have been fortunate enough to see many of the places and things on my bucket list! I’ve decided to start a new travel series with 5 of my top recommendations in different categories- I […]

Fashion Rules at Kensington Palace, Travel Thursday

Fashion Rules at Kensington Palace, Travel Thursday

If you don’t know, Kensington Palace is my favourite place on earth. It’s the home of one of my favourite periods in English royal history (the Georgian period), it’s a beautiful place to visit, it’s the home of my style icons (the Duchess of Cambridge), […]

Travel Thursday, Back to Windsor!

Travel Thursday, Back to Windsor!

This week’s Travel Thursday post is going to be a brief look at Windsor! I still have to say it is one of the most interesting places that I have seen. While it is still a working Royal palace, one that actually hosts quite a […]

April 2016 History Round Up

April 2016 History Round Up

While the world world keeps moving, the history world keeps moving!   Queen Elizabeth II turns 90!! Another milestone for an impressive monarch- longest reigning English monarch and now she is a nonagenarian. Happy Birthday, Your Majesty! Via Some fairy tales may be 6000 years […]

Favourite Spot: Harry Potter Studio Tour

Favourite Spot: Harry Potter Studio Tour

I’ve decided to do Throwback Thursday to my favourite spots throughout my travels! First up is the Harry Potter Studio Tour, in Leavesden. I visited in March of 2013; I was living in Dublin, and I met up in London with one of my best […]

Five books done!

Five books done!

I am finally getting back into my groove after the trip in all regards, which is nice! I started a new job yesterday, and I am using it as a way to hammer down my routine. It’s going to take a little but longer with […]

We will have to believe everything is there- Windsor Castle!

We will have to believe everything is there- Windsor Castle!

On the Monday morning of our trip, we woke up at an unreasonably early hour to head to the airport. Luckily enough, as we were walking to the AirCoach stop a taxi stopped and offered us a ride for €15- sold! Especially at 530 in […]

We made it to the top!- York

We made it to the top!- York

My recap shall begin with our time in York! We were there on Tuesday, 28 April, 2015- we were staying at my cousin’s place, so we were up nice and early to catch the train. Jane was absolutely lovely and drove us to the station, […]

Everything is more dramatic in a castle (Part II)- Travel Tuesday

Everything is more dramatic in a castle (Part II)- Travel Tuesday

I promised I would be back with more castles!