Horsing around in Collooney

Yesterday Lucy and I went to Markree Riding Stables in Collooney, Co. Sligo. It’s only about ten minutes down the road from us and it’s set on the grounds of Markree Castle (which has recently be sold – but that’s another story). We were welcomed by Caroline, who owns the stables along with her husband […]

Back to Enniscrone

It was a return visit to Enniscrone for me today. There were a couple of other places for me to check out and I jumped at the chance. Enniscrone is a beautiful place and even on a dull day like today it’s well worth a visit. There is a beautiful clean sandy beach which stretches […]

The Old Deanery, Killala, Co. Mayo

On my journey to Erris last week I stopped off at Killala along the way to meet up with Liz and Tony who run The Old Deanery Holiday Cottages. The cottages are located overlooking picturesque Killala Bay at the front and the majestic 12th century Round Tower at the back. Killala is pretty little village […]

Wedding World

I called into Wedding World  today, what a brilliant idea for a store, it’s like having your very own wedding fair without the crowds. Wedding World is Ireland’s largest (open all year) Wedding Exhibition Centre, based in Collooney, Co. Sligo. From cakes to candles, hotels to hairdressers, bands to bouquets, you’ll find it all at Wedding […]