This Side of the Pond
Notes from an Uprooted Englishwoman
August 5, 2021
You can’t please all of the people all of the time, even when they’re on vacation. We’ve had our fair share of baffling reviews for tourist destinations here in Wyoming, from the person who didn’t think there was much point going up to Devils Tower because you can “clearly see the rock approaching when you drive at it” to the one who thought Yellowstone was awful because “it was too hot the day I went.”
It’s the same in my homeland, where even places that are littered with history both recent and ancient can still disappoint. Take, for example, the review that went viral l...