History in the Making

Category: Travel

Staying Stylish While You Travel, Style File Friday

Staying Stylish While You Travel, Style File Friday

As I get older and build a wardrobe that I love, it is becoming more important to me to be comfortable and look presentable without being slouchy. And that goes for when I travel, as well. I’m at the point where I would like to […]

Favourite Place, Cliffs of Moher

Favourite Place, Cliffs of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher was the first “big” sight I saw when I was in Ireland! I was lucky enough to have my dad come with me for a week when I moved to Dublin for my Masters, and we decided to take a trip […]

4 Reasons To Visit St. Giles’ Cathedral, Travel Thursday

4 Reasons To Visit St. Giles’ Cathedral, Travel Thursday

When I travel, I spend a lot of my time trying to soak up the culture and history of wherever I am; I think that experiencing other cultures is a great way to broaden your perspective and make you think about the world in a […]

Favourite Places, Tower of London

Favourite Places, Tower of London

For anyone who is new to the blog, I am a historian who is also a royalist, meaning that I try my hardest to visit pretty much every royal palace possible. Kensington Palace, Holyroodhouse, and Hampton Court Palace are all places I have had the good fortune […]

The Beauty of the Aran Islands, Travel Thursday

The Beauty of the Aran Islands, Travel Thursday

We all have different things we like to see when we travel. Some of us like to hike mountains, some of us like to shop in the luxury district, some of us like to spend our days wandering through bookshops. However, I think that we […]

5 Sights to See at Christ Church Cathedral, Travel Thursday

5 Sights to See at Christ Church Cathedral, Travel Thursday

If you are ever travelling or have the good fortune to live abroad, I would recommend wandering about wherever you live- there is no limit to what you might discover. There are spaces like Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin that have seen the span of […]

Casa Loma, Travel Thursday

Casa Loma, Travel Thursday

Although you may not think so, Canada is actually home to a few different castles, including the very Edwardian Casa Loma. They may have a very different feeling than their European counterparts, but are rich in history and perfect for a visit when you want […]

Winnipeg’s Hidden Gem, River Heights

Winnipeg’s Hidden Gem, River Heights

I think that a lot of us who live in smaller cities can sometimes forget that while we may not live in a super city, our own city has a lot of hidden beauty that you just have to look for. I know that I […]

My February 2019 UK Travel Plans- Update I

My February 2019 UK Travel Plans- Update I

It’s official- my February 2019 UK travel plans are locked in, my trip is booked! I leave Winnipeg on February 8th (arriving in London on the 9th) and fly back home on the 24th, meaning that I will have 15 full days there to enjoy it. […]

How to Build Your Travel Itinerary

How to Build Your Travel Itinerary

I like to believe that at some point in our lives, we will all have the chance to take the trip of our dreams and travel exactly where we want to- however, it can be incredibly overwhelming once you realise that you are actually going. […]