Kazimierz – Krakow’s Jewish Quarter

Kazimierez - a historical district on the southern side of Krakow has been home to the Jewish community of Krakow since the end of the 13th Century.  It is full of history, interesting and horrible both. Part of it became Krakow's Jewish Ghetto during WWII - most of the ghetto inhabitants were sent to their... Continue Reading →

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Krakow

I don't know how I ended up wanting to go to Krakow but I got it in my head I needed to go and let me tell you - I was not disappointed. Quite the opposite- It's one of my favourite places. I did a bit of research before I went but to be honest,... Continue Reading →

East London with Erica

Autumn 2018 brought four lovely people to visit: Colin, Erica, Danielle and Caitlin. I've known Erica for almost my whole life. Her cousin is my childhood best friend Kristin and we've all been pal-ing around for quite awhile! Erica and I have a lot of the same interests; true crime, beer, cheese.. ha! So I... Continue Reading →

Columbia Road Flower Market

I try to make an effort to get out of the house on weekends if I don't have plans. Even if the weather is a bit grim I think it's important to get some walking in and see what's going on in the neighbourhood. I've been meaning to get to Columbia Road Flower Market for... Continue Reading →

Friends in Town

Last week my super cool friend Walter and his friend Sam (who is now my friend too!) came to London for a holiday over Christmas. We spent a ton of time walking around and doing all kinds of things! I had such fun with them! The first weekend we ended up walking 20 miles! Take... Continue Reading →

Broadway Market

Saturdays in Hackney you can head towards London Fields and go to Broadway Market! I've been trying to keep my step count up on the weekends so I've been making an effort to get out and walk to things I want to do and then I'll take public transport back (if it's far and if... Continue Reading →

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