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Jorvik Centre

Vikings and England

With the popularity of the History Channel series The Vikings I thought it would a good time to talk about the Viking influence in England and how these Scandinavian raiders … More

Welsh signs

The Welsh Language

The Welsh Language One of the most fascinating aspects about visiting Wales (Cymru) is the language. In addition to English they also speak Welsh. Although Wales is officially a … More

english village

The Best Fish and Chips in Scotland

The Best Fish and Chips in Scotland Americans tourists who visit Scotland always want to have authentic fish and chips. Every small village and city has a “chip shop” or “chippy” … More

A street scene in York

What was my ancestor’s home like?

Researching my family history and compiling my own genealogy left me wondering what life was like for my ancestors. After my own research I knew where they lived and what they did … More

Street on Edinburgh Old Yown

Exploring Edinburgh

Exploring Historic Edinburgh It you have Scottish ancestors; a visit to the Scottish capitol of Edinburgh is a must. From the old castle that overlooks the city, walking down the … More

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