The Dark Hedges and Beyond

I’ve wanted to go to The Dark Hedges for years – before it was made famous in the Game of Thrones. Last week I finally got there. I woke up at 2.30 am and was ready to set off when Andy decided he’d come with me. He hadn’t yet been to bed! So off we […]

A weekend of family and friends

We had a flying visit to the UK this weekend to celebrate Andy’s Dad’s 90th birthday. It was just the two of us as Jono wasn’t fit enough to travel so Lucy looked after him.

London Lights

A couple of weeks ago me and Jono went to London for a very brief visit. Ryanair had cheap flights so for we managed to get there for a tenner! I must admit I was a bit apprehensive as Jono is in a wheelchair and I wasn’t sure how we would get on but he […]

Homeward bound

I’m sitting at the railway station got a ticket for my destination…a little nod to Simon and Garfunkel there. Today I leave Romania. It’s been a very enjoyable and interesting trip and I’m glad I did it. The travelling is something to be reckoned with though. I’m at the station waiting for the train to […]

A flying visit to Liverpool

We are just back from less than 24 hours in Liverpool. It’s the first overseas trip that Jono has been on with the wheelchair and was a bit of a test to firstly how it would go and secondly because Jono wanted to visit Hattons. The handiest thing was the flight. Ryanair (love them or […]

Krakow – the best and worst of the rest

You can read about Auschwitz here and the Salt Mines here. If you are interested in visiting the area I would recommend it, here are some things that might help. I flew from Dublin into Krakow. I booked the executive lounge at Dublin airport and to be honest it was worth every cent. My flight […]