House Sitting London We were excited to be returning to England to begin this year’s long term housesitting assignments. This is the second year of long term house sitting and our calendar was jam packed for the next five months. We were ready to start our adventures house sitting London and beyond. We lead a […]
From the glitz and glamour of London, to the mystical beauty of Scottish Highlands, the history of the United Kingdom will take you on a trip back in time.
We love our time in the cities and landscapes of the United Kingdom and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
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As we drive down country lanes, thickets play host to courting pheasants, sheep graze peacefully on a thick carpet of green and birds sing in trees that bloom with the promise of spring. We arrive at the village of Brightwell Baldwin, a chocolate box setting of pretty stone cottages, the place we’ll call home while […]
Discovering Bristol We grew up with Bristol, through stories of smugglers and pirates. Bristol was home to anti-heroes such as Long John Silver from Treasure Island and Blackbeard the Pirate, a place full of excitement. So, with these romantic visions in mind, we set out to discover the real Bristol, to explore this modern city […]
The Black Isle The Black Isle is situated close to Inverness the ‘Capital of the Highlands’ in Northern Scotland. Contrary to its name the Black Isle is not an island but a peninsula. The Cromarty, Moray and Beauly Firths frame the majestic scenery of this vast wedge of land. We were fortunate enough to be […]
Our Scottish Road Trip We started our Scottish Road Trip from Edinburgh. I had been to Scotland in the early 1980’s and admired it’s rugged beauty and thought it would be perfect time for Alan to retrace Scottish roots, his Grandparents coming from Scotland. Edinburgh Arriving in Edinburgh came as quite a shock with the […]
London Rooms Over the past 8 years we have been fortunate enough to visit London many times while crisscrossing our way around Europe. In that time we have stayed in many London Rooms and managed to stumble on to great deals including accommodation in 5 star hotels. Although these deals don’t come along every day, they are […]
Who are Alan & Rosalind?
In our mid 50’s we left our jobs to pursue our passion, world travel. During this time, we decided to document our travels with the hope of helping others like us who find that they now have the freedom and means to travel when and where they want. We travel full time exploring as many countries as we can. Our goal is to show YOU how you can Travel the world adventurously, safely, and cost effectively without sacrificing some of life's little luxuries just as we do...
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