Discovering our World

Travel and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World

September 11 – a day we will never forget

The morning of September 11, 2001 began like any other. The twin towers, of the World Trade Center, have stood in the financial district, for more than 30 years. They were the tallest buildings, in New York and were known… Continue Reading…


Poland – First in Fight

WWII began with Poland being the first country to fight German aggression. Although the war officially started on September 1st 1939, September 1st falls over Labor Day weekend. It was decided that hosting the event on a holiday weekend may… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Orange County – October

Happening in Orange County in October 2019  https://www.orangecounty.net/html/events_fall.html#october 1/ German Unity Day Celebrations We’ve serving free food to the 1st 500 people in line, at 7pm. In order to get the free food you have to have a ticket and… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Los Angeles – October

While fall foliage is sparse in L.A., the there’s no shortage of Halloween spirit. If Halloween isn’t really your holiday, then celebrate the end of summertime crowds and enjoy one of the best hikes in L.A. Regardless, you’ll find something to do… Continue Reading…


Last Month

Welcome to our new series – last month. Although this one time it should be called “last three months” or “summer”, as we will be sharing with you events that happened in the past three summer months. Enjoy! Witamy w… Continue Reading…


Labor Day

Labor Day is a day off for many Americans. Offices, post offices, schools and many companies are closed. Celebrating this day, it is worth remembering the facts associated with it. Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday,… Continue Reading…


September 1, 2019 – 80th anniversary of the Second World War

On Sunday, September 1, in Warsaw Poland, there will be a celebration, related to the 80th anniversary, of the outbreak of World War II, hosted by Polish President Andrzej Duda. Some 250 guests, from all over the world, will be… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Orange County – September

Labor Day Hornblower Brunch and Supper Cruises Raise your glass this Labor Day weekend aboard one of two Hornblower cruises. On Saturday, enjoy the champagne brunch cruise that including live music, free-flowing champagne and a delicious brunch buffet. Come on… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Los Angeles – September

September marks the end of summer, but you won’t feel it much if you have a calendar full of the most important events this month. Our calendar of events in September will include food festivals, street markets and other interesting… Continue Reading…


Helena Modjeska and her “Arden”

When I am showing tourists around Los Angeles, I am usually being asked by my guests to show them mainly Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Malibu, Santa Monica, or the standard places described in many guidebooks. Meanwhile, on my blog I would… Continue Reading…