On the U.S. Bucket List

It sort of dawned on me the other day while I was flying back to the UK that I’d be spending the next five to six years in the US. In light of this revelation, I’ve put together, what I think is, a fairly manageable list of places to see in that time. I’ve no […]

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My Travel Essentials

Over the last eighteen months or so, I’ve travelled a lot. In fact, as I type this, I’m waiting to board my 5th flight of the year so far. It’s March 6th. I travel primarily on hand luggage – especially for short trips – and have really managed to get my travel essentials down to […]

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Visiting Cape Cod, MA

The Cape is one of those places that I feel like everyone wants to go to at some point in their lifetime – it’s the idealist American vacation. Especially for East-coasters, it seems. I was lucky enough to spend a few days up there with my familial at the end of July. Here’s what we […]

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Disney 2.0: Orlando FL.

Unless you live on the moon, or just don’t follow me on Instagram (@kathryn_firth) or Twitter (@kathryn_firth), you’ll know that I’ve been away in Florida & Cape Cod (I’m still there now – I’m leaving to head back to Amherst today..) with my parents over the past week or so. Orlando FL was really a […]

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Los Angeles, CA.

Los Angeles, the home of the rich and famous, also known as the last stop of mine and Vicky’s trip. Cue endless visits to the beaches that surround the city, and the last few days of relaxation before heading back to work (in Vicky’s case) and another friend came for a visit (me, do IΒ actually […]

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The Grand Canyon, AZ.

As one of the seven wonders of the world, it’s hardly surprising to find out that the Grand Canyon is on my list of places to see. So when Vicky and I booked our hotel in Vegas (read about that here) we started looking into ways to get to the Grand Canyon…

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