Travel Tip #3: All Roads Lead to Stratford

The title is a bit of a misnomer, since in actuality, there are very few roads that lead to Stratford. However, through this post, I will endeavour to give you a perspective on the different options you have for travel. First, lets talk about getting into England. There are quite a few airports in England, … Continue reading Travel Tip #3: All Roads Lead to Stratford

Travel Tip #2: There’s No Business Like Show Business

Your friendly neighborhood theatre major here, with some fun tips and tricks of how to enjoy some great theatre shows and other experiences here in the UK. It doesn't matter what your major is, there are some great shows you will only get the chance to see over here across the pond, and it is … Continue reading Travel Tip #2: There’s No Business Like Show Business

“Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” No, because they’re awful.

Three words: No air conditioning. Because England has a typically temperate to cool climate, air conditioning is simply not a priority over here. If you talk to a Brit about the lack of A/C in the country, they will tell you that it is unnecessary because it only gets hot for like one day out … Continue reading “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” No, because they’re awful.

Hey now, hey now, *THIS* is what dreams are made of.

As referenced in multiple posts up to this point, one of our favorite guilty pleasures this summer are Magnum Ice Cream bars. I will just let you ponder their beauty for a moment while enjoying this beautiful photo: Okay, now back to reality. It really is a tragedy of epic proportions that these decadent treats … Continue reading Hey now, hey now, *THIS* is what dreams are made of.

‘Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in [Provo] anymore.’ – Living in Stratford-upon-Avon

Living in town so rich with history, tradition, and Shakespeare, there is never a lack of something to do. We have loved our time in this town and thought we would share some of our favorite things to do outside of work. One thing we quickly discovered was our love for taking walks. While this … Continue reading ‘Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in [Provo] anymore.’ – Living in Stratford-upon-Avon

“London, baby!” – Joey Tribbiani (and us, all the time.)

Just like all of the best sitcoms must have a London episode (namely Friends and Parks and Recreation), so must we have multiple London episodes during our times here. Yes, I am aware that was not a very good tie in, but just bear with me through this post about some of our adventures in … Continue reading “London, baby!” – Joey Tribbiani (and us, all the time.)

Getting out of Stratford: Leeds Edition

The Trust has been really encouraging about us taking time to travel. So long as we give them enough notice, and we ask for their permission, they have been great about giving us time off when we need it. This is particularly helpful for weekend excursions, because it can be slightly complicated trying to get … Continue reading Getting out of Stratford: Leeds Edition

The Digital Intern Gotham (Stratford) Deserves

Hello everyone! (I shouldn't be allowed to name my own posts, but there was a superhero theme, and I stuck with it!) This is Chelsea again, and I am writing this in conjunction with Courtney’s earlier post about her life as the Education Intern to tell you about what I do as the Digital Intern … Continue reading The Digital Intern Gotham (Stratford) Deserves