When We Travel Again – The Erris Edition

A memory came up on Facebook today, it’s five years since I went coasteering in Erris so I’ve decided to bring back some memories for me and take you in a virtual trip at the same time. Erris is a Gaeltacht region in County Mayo, it’s a stunning place to visit. Wild and rural, with […]

When We Travel Again – The Drumshanbo Edition

Part three of my virtual tour of some of my favourite places in Ireland, the ones I’ve been to anyway. This time we take a trip to lovely Leitrim and the town of Drumshanbo. If you’ve ever wanted to walk on water you can do it in Drumshanbo. Acres Lake has a floating boardwalk, it’s […]

When We Travel Again – The Ballymote Edition

Well the Tubbercurry post was very popular, 500 views and counting so here’s the Ballymote version, which also will include Kesh as it’s so close by. Ballymote is another lovely town in South Sligo. It’s home to one of my favourite places in Sligo – Eagles Flying, of course it’s not open at the moment […]

5km from home

One of the things I’ve enjoyed recently is going out walking and exploring places with my 5km radius. I thought I knew this area fairly well but I’ve realised I don’t know it at all. You see far more when you walk rather than when you drive. I’ve discovered two new lakes (well new to […]

Mid-September Morning

I love this time of year, especially when it’s a nice day. This morning was just beautiful, I woke up early as the sun was rising and the intention was to go to the gym. As I was driving there and saw the mist on the fields I just couldn’t bring myself to be indoors […]

Amazing Achill

I haven’t been to Achill Island in years and the last time I went my hard drive crashed soon after and I lost my photos, my fault as I should have backed them up. I was long overdue a visit back so I headed off bright and early. The light was just as I like […]