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London, The Ultimate Affordable City

Hydepark Orangerie

My son and I had a pact, he had to do very well in his learning and an enjoyable trip to London was on me. Lack of money wasn’t an excuse and I therefore had to look for affordable activities

London The Perfect Trip

London at night

Traveling can be so daunting considering all the planning and preparations put into it. I couldn’t allow the thought of all the hassle to put me down. My schedule is so packed to even squeeze some ‘me-time’ in it and

Our Lego Adventure!

Lego Friends

Today was supposed to be the day when I took Alex to the park. We had been traveling so much of late that I had needed the break. The weather though had other plans. It has been raining cats and

Wonderful Days Spent in The Denver Area

Denver_skyline

“If I were to make one of those, do you think people will put it here too?” Alex asked me as we were going through the paintings at the Denver Art Museum. It’s not even about the exciting thought of

A Short City Break In Athens

Athens sunset

After finishing up another remote project I was ready for an Athens City break. In order to maximize our travel budget it pays to look for affordable or free ways to tour. It turns out there are many such opportunities

Casing the White House: A Great Place to visit in Washington DC

We took a trip to Washington, DC, and my 5 year old son, Alex, was dying to see the White House. He hoped to actually see the president on our visit. I couldn’t deny him the opportunity to see the

Over the Moon At The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Alex stands beneath the underbelly of a model space ship strung from the glass ceiling at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and tips his head back. I observe his eyes, like two lively planets, drinking in his surroundings,

Travel Adventures to Cape Town, South Africa

Well, here we are. Finally! Just arrived in Cape Town, South Africa after an exhausting, and confusing plane ride with all the separate connections we had to take in order to arrive at our destination. We set out on this

Day in Kruger National Park South Africa

“Katherine!” I woke up to the sound of my son’s voice. Although it has been 5 years since I had him, I still seem to not respond to him calling for “mum” while I am asleep. Alex is and has

Copenhagen, Denmark – The Environmental Friendliest City

After long hours on the plane, it finally touched down at the Copenhagen Airport. I didn’t stress myself much in getting safe transportation to the hotel for me and Alex, my son. There were taxi cabs waiting outside the terminals.