Talking to the animals

  Recently I paid a visit to The Granary in South Sligo. The Granary is gorgeous self-catering accommodation based on a working farm.  It’s the perfect place to get away from it all and have a digital detox.

Musical Drives with Chill

Chill Insurance have recently produced an ebook of Musical Drives, it’s a really interesting read containing Irish music videos, music-inspired landmarks and much more. Chill contacted me to collaborate on a blog post about my favourite drives in Ireland and in keeping with the musical theme I’m going to tie in some songs to go […]

South Sligo Tourism Networking Event – vital for your business

South and West Sligo, in my opinion, are hugely underrated. There are some fantastic activities, festivals, businesses, hotels, pubs and more located in the area. It’s also home to stunning scenery, marvellous markets, wonderful walks and friendly folk.  In fact there is so much going on for locals and tourists alike. Are you passionate about […]

Queen Maeve – a cheesy story

If you live in Ireland you have probably heard of Queen Maeve, in Celtic mythology she was known as the Warrior Queen of Connacht. She’s buried in Sligo – in a cairn on the top of Knocknarea Mountain near Strandhill.

The Caves of Kesh – Sligo Walks

The Keshcorran Mountain walk is one of the walks listed on the Sligo Walks website. I’ve given myself a challenge to try as many of the walks as I can. This one is just spectacular and so worth a visit if you are in Sligo.

Gastronomic Delights in Galway

Myself and Lucy have had a wonderful couple of days in Galway. We were invited along to preview some of the places involved in the Galway Food Festival which takes place on the Easter Weekend. Warning this post will make you hungry!