Traveling Internationally with Children

I have said repeatedly that I enjoy travel because it educates me in ways nothing else can. I got educated on my recent trip to Europe with my wife and two stepchildren. I loved our experience. It was wonderful. Even though it wasn’t our first foreign travel adventure together, it was our first large-scale international […]

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Oxford, England: Botanic Garden

On the day the West Texas A&M Study Abroad group left London and traveled home, I packed my bags and took a train to Oxford. I had no solid plans. All I wanted to do was wander around the city and discover interesting things. As I was crossing the River Cherwell via Magdalen Bridge, I […]

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Wanderings in London, England

I spent my time in London this past spring as part of a Study Abroad excursion with West Texas A&M University, so I was happy to go wherever the group was going. I didn’t wander around looking for photo opportunities; I simply snapped photos of things as I was walking by. That’s what you’re getting in […]

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Tower of London and London Bridges

I made my first trip to the Tower of London in 2008, so it had been awhile since my last visit. Several of our Study Abroad students wanted to visit the Tower, so we put it on our itinerary. My primary objective this time around was to simply enjoy the experience, so I didn’t take […]

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