Travel

On Being Thankful For Your Hometown

Some people choose to stay in their hometown forever. It’s where they were born, where…

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The Packing Games

By Julia Elizabeth Like many young, American and somewhat-adventurous students, I decided to join the…

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Why I Decided To Leave The U.S.

By Cheylene Thongkham An argument can be made that the story of my family is…

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5 Things I Wish I Knew About European Fashion Before Going To Dublin

By: Julia Elizabeth Let me start by saying that I am by no means a…

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Recipes For Staying Cozy In Scotland

“It’s a dreich day,” said Emma, my Scottish flatmate, as she wrinkled her nose at…

Aural Fixation 10/7: A Playlist For Driving

Darlings—Haley here! Austin’s been kind enough to let us take over again, so I’ll be…

Don’t Be Hoardish: On Trying To Eliminate Clutter From Your Life

Every adventurous spirit knows that when you leave a place, there’s not always a lot…

My First 24 Hours in London

It’s cold. That was my first thought after stepping off the plane. Then it was,…

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Freedom and Coffee: 10 Reasons This Brit Wishes She Were American

This article began as a response to last week’s “10 Things You Should Never Say…

5 Tales of Public Transportation

I’m something of a public transportation guru. In high school, I had to take the…

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10 Things You Should Never Say To A British Person

My name is Amy and I am British. Those are the only two things people…

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Places to Think in the UK (& the Songs to Match)

Sometimes you take a vacation to socialize, let loose, and party with friends. Perhaps your…

An American Girl’s (Basic) Guide to English Football

Before I began writing this article, the only things I knew about football across the…

The Dark Side of Living Abroad

** trigger warning for sexual assault** “I lived in Italy for three years” is a…

Travel Design DIY: Postcard Chic

You’re on vacation, one you probably can barely afford, because you’re in your twenties and…

A Farewell to Summers

I like summer and I hate it.  I mean, I understand the appeal of it,…

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How Good Anglophiles Celebrate the Royal Baby

Unless you were under a rock yesterday you heard that a prince was born! Yes,…

Terrified Traveler

Here at Literally, Darling we have had a couple articles on how much fun traveling…

Leave Your Books in Your Suitcase

In the spring and summer time, countless lists online and in magazines recommend what constitutes…

Living like an Italian

Being able to call yourself Italian is awesome. So much so, that many of us…