As I head further north in Scotland, I’m going to be leaving something near and dear behind.

A friend recently decided to take her first solo trip, and she emailed me for advice. Here’s what I wrote back.

More off-the-beaten path ideas for spending your time in London!

After you’ve ridden the London Eye, toured St. Paul’s Cathedral and strolled down Portobello Road, here are some unique suggestions for your London to-do list.

What’s the perfect packing list? Opinions vary, but here’s what’s worked for me for the past four months.