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Sybil Connolly: Ireland's First Lady of Fashion

With her model height, dramatic colouring and natural grace, Sybil Veronica Connolly was fashion personified. From the gentry residing in crumbling castles to waspish ladies-who-lunch, Sybil Connolly’s designs hung in the most famous of wardrobes. 636 more words

Europe 2013 Trip Report: Part 1 - Beginnings

With our next trip booked I figured I should get this finished/started.

The cast of our play:

Me: your humble narrator.
Moms: my mother… 1,399 more words


My Thoughts on London

London, England and Southampton, England


Today is the day that I board ship! I’m excited! It took me awhile to get excited, but now I am. 831 more words


Arrival in London Town

We’re here!!! Our flights went as they should have, with of course the token baby thrown in. But alas, neither my mom nor I were able to sleep on the flight over (very desirable when your flight lands at 9:00am). 214 more words

Home City Tourist - Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace, London, UK.

Photos by mrsdottyw.


Day Six - A Royal Day Out

I was up for breakfast at the hostel- the milk on my cereal was hot. Nothing like mushy cereal first thing in the morning! I headed to West End to get theater tickets and was way ahead of schedule – I’m a pro at navigating that area! 578 more words

A very versatile metropolis

Almost everybody travels once in his or her lifetime. Some start loving it and some are just glad when they come back home again. Destination plays an important role on the outcome as well as the way one gets there and the duration of the stay. 886 more words