Category Archives: Scotland

Here’s the Dish: 5 Things That Are More Delicious In the UK

Featured image: Le Swine I arrived in Leeds at the end of cold, gloomy January. At first glance, the UK food scene seemed like a weird, lesser-than variety (sorry) of America’s. Subway and no Taco Bell? Sushi that’s not even close to fresh? As a Californian foodie (yes, foodies eat Taco Bell out of desperation), … Continue reading Here’s the Dish: 5 Things That Are More Delicious In the UK

Travel on a Budget: Getting Around the UK Cheaply

Suppose you’ve arrived in the United Kingdom at this point.  You’re thinking about traveling around the country — perhaps down to Southern England or up to the far reaches of the Scottish Highlands — or perhaps venturing out to the best that western Europe has to offer.  What are your options for stretching your budget? Long-Distance … Continue reading Travel on a Budget: Getting Around the UK Cheaply