Magic at Strokestown Park

I made a return visit to Strokestown Park as part of my Wild Atlantic Wayfarer project. Although Roscommon isn’t on the Wild Atlantic Way it’s one of the neighbouring counties and is well worth a visit. I didn’t go on the house tour this time as I’ve covered it on a previous blog post. So […]

Sligo walking tour

Today I went on the walking tour of Sligo.  It runs every weekday morning at 11am starting at the Tourist Office in O’Connell Street, Sligo.  You can join the tour when you wish and leave when you wish. John Ryan took us all around Sligo town and even though I’ve lived here for 23 years […]

Behind Closed Doors

Today was a really interesting and exciting day for me. Open Door Sligo – Connecting People, Place & Heritage in Sligo. They arrange for members of the public to see behind some of the most interesting buildings in Sligo. Today was the Masonic Lodge. Now I must confess that I’ve always wondered about this building […]