Quick backstory: Lisa and I have never gone anywhere for no reason other than we wanted to go. Never had our passports stamped at the same time. Let this be a lesson to you — too much grad school leads to staying at home, reading books, and writing checks to Sallie Mae.
So this fall we’re going to London. The hyperbolic if not hysterical Frommer’s review says that “Heaven will be a letdown after visiting” the hotel we’re thinking of staying at. I think it is time to splurge.