brighton. the san francisco and santa monica of the UK. city of the pebbled beach. monstrous seagulls and beach crows. the gang: beth, lee, mike, katie, and i things learned: cowboy boots and sea water work well for the first five minutes. ocean wind is perfect for new hairstyles. Advertisements
Apart from the the general confusion of celebrating in England, Thanksgiving was held at our home away from home with our little family. The Biolans grouped together and hosted a night filled with American tradition, feeding over twenty americans and brits. As such a last minute feast, it was really remarkable, giving many an excellent […]
It was Thanksgiving morning, following a late night in the kitchen, and time for a sunny London adventure. Abbey Road, home of the one photo taken exactly fifty years ago. the iconic photo was taken in less than 10 minutes / it took us about two hours to find the Beatles had a police man […]
One good thing that came out of the night- finally photo documentation of the dancing MikeV. more photos from the night, now to be found here
It took weeks and weeks of planning, but the parents finally were able to make the journey from the land of cacti, across the pond, and into londontown. The week went by fast with daily touring, play watching, essay writing, train riding, and rain battling. Although they may not feel like they did much, in […]
I failed to mention/prove at the end of the paris blog, the excitement that was Mika at the Paris train station. There have been too many times where someone I see will strangely remind me of Mika and I have gotten so used to convincing myself it couldn’t be him. But this time was different. […]
back to blogging. the first crazy week of the semester consumed me. so now let’s catch up. paris, france- bread and romance. “Is that all there is, is that all there is If that’s all there is my friends, then let’s keep dancing Let’s break out the booze and have a ball If that’s all […]
although I haven’t had time to manage a paris post. i have managed to tour london visit the queen in her weekend home, windsor castle ride the eye survive the hurricane turn of london weather and soon-to see patrick wolf in his london element. photo accompaniment to this crazy week is in the making.