S: London Study Abroad 2009
BC: Made by Me!!
FC: LONDON Study Abroad Winter 2009
1: 27 Palace Court London, England
2: Inside 27 Palace court
3: MY ROOM | 12g i r l s
4: OUT and ABOUT Erin Wetzel Me Chelsea Price Ana Pinegar | LONDON TOWN
5: This was the first day seeing Down Town London It was AMAZING!!
6: BIG BEN | London Eye
7: River Thames
8: St Pauls Cathedral | My favorite place! | Beautiful Bright Incredible
9: Westminster Abbey
11: First couple of days out on the streets of London were amazing!! | Witnessed riots, minded the gab, looked both ways before crossing the street.. buses come out of no where!
12: Natural History Museum
14: Hyde Park | running in hyde park
15: Peter Pan | Queen Victoria | Went almost every morning | Saw Prince Charles one morning
16: Buckingham Palace
17: Changing of the guard..
18: Harry Potter
19: Taxi | Ed's | Play Time
20: LION KING
22: ABBY WOODLAND CAITLIN WILSON MR. BEAN MYSELF
24: Sound of Music A Little Night Music The taming of the Shrew
27: Por | Market
28: Trafalga Square
29: Chelsie and my photo outing with Big Ben and the London Eye..
30: Crazy Fun in London Town | We went out to get ice cream and ended up buying matching shirts and singing in the middle of Piccadilly Circus | MckenzieMckell Alexa Myself
31: Barrow | Market
43: SALISBURY CATHEDRAL
45: Winchester Cathedral
49: St. Augustine's Abbey
55: driving up to Stonehenge was so exciting, and then it turned out to be a bit disappointing. It was A LOT smaller then expected, and the weather was freezing. Then again going and seeing something that you have dreamed about was AMAZING.
59: It starting snowing one night and did not stop...it ended up snowing over 19 inches which was more than London had seen in years! The crazy part was that the entire city shut down so we headed to Hyde Park to play in the snow!!
65: Canterbury will always have a special place in my heart where Caitlyn, Abby and myself were lost!! We were going to the restroom when the rest of the group left us and boarded the bus to leave. The three of us search everywhere for the group, however we did not find them. We didn't know what to do, be started to be come more nervous. We finally found them and cried because the professors were up set and yelled at us. I was scared half to death!! I'm very grateful we found them in time!
66: The stain glass windows of knights were beautiful.I enjoyed the small fun facts of this cathedral as our nice old man told Caitlyn and I all about them. | One foot in the grave is said to originate here. On the outside of the cathedral there are eagles for America.
69: Wouldn't you say that looks a bit... Wonky
70: Stratford-Upon-Avon...William Shakespeare's home. We went to a few different places while we were there including Shakespeare's house, an olden day farm with an owl...We went and saw "The Tempest" that night. It was amazing!! Another place we were able to go had a fair amount of medical supplies that they used back in the day that I enjoyed seeing.
75: Stourhead My favorite place..I looked forward to visiting this place since the first day i arrived in London...it was the place where pride and prejudice was filmed and that sums up the reason why the anticipation of seeing this place was almost unbearable.
80: Small village shop! | Abby, Caitlyn and myself had a great time trying on different masks in this fun little shop in the Small Village!
83: Many movies were filmed here including "Young Victoria" which came out when we lived in London. It also had this amazing maze which we made out of alive! It was a train ride out to the maze and also a butterfly house. It was a majestic place which i loved going to see! | Blenheim Palace
85: WWII tunnels I loved going through these tunnels seeing how soldiers worked and lived during the war. It's on the coast facing France, a very critical place to be during WWII.
89: White Cliffs of Dover | Thank you Mrs. Cristler for singing the song!
92: St. Alban's Cathedral the stainless glass and architecture. The prayer candles to light and leave burning with your prayer to heaven. | Fitzwilliam Art Museum Roman made flooring still in the same place it was first laid...Beautiful...the talent.
96: WWII Memorial Looking out at the star of David and the crosses in the cemetery it was humbling and amazing! I loved it! I developed a huge amount of gratitude for my country in a short amount of time I was able to spent at the cemetery.
99: Cambridge Attended even song. which consisted of young boys singing directed by the royal director aka queens director...Walked around campus ...Saw a million bikes the students rode around on campus....Marveled at the history.... Beautiful buildings... Amazing day!!!
100: River Trip through London... | Big Ben | Tower bridge
101: St. Pauls Cathedral | The London Eye | Abby..Me..Caitlyn
103: Greenwich! | Where time begins!
106: Strollin' & Shoppin'
107: Harry Potter sat here
108: Shakespeare Globe Theater | The Globe theater was first built in 1576, was rebuilt in the early 1600's due to a fire caused by a cannon used for special effects in a play. The roof to this day is still made of straw.
109: The Globe theater started preforming plays a week after I left London, I would have loved to have seen an outdoor play of standing room only as they did in the days of Shakespeare
110: Valentines Day | Dr. & Mrs. Cristler gave us rose | McKell took pictures...We ate food & treats..and danced the night away in the kitchen.
111: We drew names among the 40 girls and bought each other a little something for "V-Day" | LOVE
112: Exploring the World!!
125: SCOTLAND | Connie Me Erin Abby | Edinbourgh-Dundee-Sterling
128: Oh the bus rides
130: The ship Discovery
131: The random people Erin knew in Dundee..
138: Bus Rides... | Hostel living..
139: St. Fagan's National History Museum | A little Celtic town of 100 Acres | My favorite part of the village was seeing all of the gardens
144: Castle Coch
146: End of day one in Wales...Movie in Cardiff and the worst hostel stay..NASTY sums up the night.
147: Day two of Wales trip started out with a 7 hour bus ride... The one and only stop of the day was at Beaumans Castle, sang as a group... That night we stayed in a HOTEL, Caitlyn was my roommate and i had a BATH... The hotel was were Queen Victoria herself stayed...It was said to be haunted... I ate lamb, did not like it. OCEAN...
151: Day three in Wales We started the day in Chester with FREE TIME..we started for the wishing stairs, you make a wish, then run up and down the stairs while holding your breath, The second stop was a Abbey where Christianity started...It was a boring Abbey..we took off and went shopping instead of staying.
152: COVENTRY | bombed during the war and later rebuild..the modern look of the cathedral gave it a much different feel then most other cathedrals
153: Windsor Castle | The holiday castle for the queen | Changing of Guard | Beautiful Doll House
156: Changing of the guard
157: "BEN NIGHT" One night some on the girls decided to go and get cookies from Ben's cookie and eat them by Big Ben. It was a windy fun night.
162: The kitchen...the dragon lights...bright wallpaper and flooring. It was a summer home for the royals before Queen Victoria sold it.
164: The Coach..our home away from home. The hours spent watching out the window, Abby sleeping on me EVERY time we start driving. It was Awesome.
165: Hampton Court Another royal palace. 1100 rooms. the most amazing gardens..Canopy beds...indoor "outhouse" with a padded seat red in color..The room where people could come and stand in front of the king or queen having to step so many times, bow and then they were allowed to address the kings.