Discover Oxford with myOxfordtravel

Getting beyond the hustle and bustle of most capital cities around the world affords a totally different perspective and that is no truer than in England. With beautiful architecture, historical and political significance weaved among its distinctive boroughs, London has a lot to offer, but step outside its sprawling confines and you’ll find a very … Continue reading Discover Oxford with myOxfordtravel

Discovering the Gilded Age in Newport, Rhode Island

If like me, history, art and architecture excite you when travelling, you’ll love the city of Newport in Rhode Island. The city is steeped in interesting history, with well-preserved colonial architecture and arguably more interesting architecture from the Gilded Age. Beginning in the mid-nineteenth century, wealthy families from the south built summer cottages on Bellevue … Continue reading Discovering the Gilded Age in Newport, Rhode Island

Suprises in The Berkshires

Being a last-minute trip, I didn't have much time to research the locations on my New England road trip; therefore I have been able to discover them with an open mind as I reach them. On paper the little towns and villages can sound somewhat similar to each other, as they all feature boutique shops, … Continue reading Suprises in The Berkshires