History in the Making

Category: Travel

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. […]

Holiday Travel Tips, Travel Thursday

Holiday Travel Tips, Travel Thursday

The holiday season, from about mid-November to early January, is the busiest time for travel, and undoubtedly the most stressful. Everyone is trying to get home and see loved ones for whatever bit of time they can sneak away, and high traffic, bad weather, and […]

Local Traveller? Travel Thursday

Local Traveller? Travel Thursday

While it is incredibly exciting (and sometimes jealousy inducing) to follow along with travel bloggers who traverse the world and never seem to land back in the regular, “boring” lives that most of us live in, I’ve come to realise that a lot can be […]

Christmas Travel List, Travel Thursday

Christmas Travel List, Travel Thursday

Normally I try to focus on places I have been (or will be going shortly) for my Travel Thursday posts; however, this one is going to be slightly different! I like to be at home with friends and family for the holiday season, and enjoying […]

5 Cathedrals You Have to Visit

5 Cathedrals You Have to Visit

As a medieval historian who studies secular and canon law, I’m probably more interested than most people in church history. I think that cathedrals are the place to start when visiting a city, as it’s often a chance to see lasting and notable architecture that […]

A Day at Bunratty Castle, Travel Thursday

A Day at Bunratty Castle, Travel Thursday

Although there are the ruins of castles to be found all over Ireland and the United Kingdom, only a small percentage of them actually survive as a full castle like most of us would imagine. There are a handful of castles that fell into disrepair […]

Why the Small Things are Important When You Travel, Travel Thursday

Why the Small Things are Important When You Travel, Travel Thursday

I know that most of us tend to focus on the big things when we plan our trips; visiting Westminster Abbey, seeing the Eiffel Tower, hiking the Grand Canyon, these are the things that trips and adventures are planned around. While these are exciting and […]

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 […]

Travel vs. Home

Travel vs. Home

Instagram, Pinterest, and every other social network likes to make us think that everyone is constantly travelling the world and adding stamps to their passport on a daily basis. I’m lucky enough to be able to say that I’ve checked several boxes on my to-see […]

Discovering St. Patrick's Cathedral, Travel Thursday

Discovering St. Patrick's Cathedral, Travel Thursday

Although Christ Church Cathedral gets a lot of the Dublin love by travellers visiting the city, St. Patrick’s Cathedral is an equally historic and impressive cathedral that is only a short walk from Christ Church and is one of my favourite places to stop by. […]