Tag Archives: backpacking

Off the Wall

With the second installment of my Off the Wall series, I thought I’d show you something on a wall. During the Ireland/U.K. trip of ’08, my best friend Jessica and I took a Black Taxi tour through Belfast to hear about the Troubles, the strife between Catholics and Protestants that, sadly, continues. This particular picture […]

Backpacking Britain

The last installment of my backpacking trip, called A Wales of a time in Britain, is available at the News-Journal’s sister site Go386. In it, I discuss five cities you can’t miss in England and Wales: York, Stratford-upon- Avon, Cambridge, London, England; and Cardiff, Wales. It’s slightly bittersweet that it ran because with the shortage […]