General, Travel

Atlanta

There were a few things I was pretty sure I would feel in Atlanta: pain from my foot, irritation from the heat, and the feeling that we were staying there too long. All of these we true. We saw some nice parks, and met some friendly people, but I am sad to report that I think Atlanta might be the first place I have actually not like while we have been travelling. Continue reading “Atlanta”

General, Travel

Charlotte

I’m really not sure that our impressions of the place are based on the place itself, or more the individual that took it upon himself to make sure that we had seen more of Charlotte than many of it’s locals. And by golly is it warming up there, really really warming up now! Continue reading “Charlotte”

General, Travel

Washington D.C.

When we were deciding where to go before we left the UK, I was dead-set that the Grand Canyon and Washington D.C. would be on the list. When we realised that we would be in America throughout the summer, planning July 4th celebrations became increasingly important. It didn’t take long for the pair of us to realise that the best place to celebrate Independence day was going to be the capital, so after planning and re-planning, booking and tweaking, we made it to Washington to see America celebrate America like only America knows how. Continue reading “Washington D.C.”