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The realities of travelling by staying at home



Heir Island

A trip with my parents... We were intent on some kind of fact-finding mission on the ancestry of my family on my mother’s side, the O’Driscoll’s and so we headed to an island in the centre of Roaringwater Bay in... Continue Reading →

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A Winter Wander: Glenbower Woods, Killeagh, Co Cork

Happy New Year! A new series for a new beginning – a winter wander – outdoor adventures in winter wonderlands! A typical Irish woodland, Glenbower in East Cork, is a fun outdoor trek. The woods surround part of the Dissour... Continue Reading →

Galway Atlantaquaria

My first YouTube video!: <a href="http://" target="_blank">Galway Atlantaquaria Galway Atlantaquaria is located in Salthill, just outside Galway City in the west of Ireland. It is only metres from the beach and the sea! The aquarium mainly showcases marine life found... Continue Reading →

Galway and Salthill

Galway city What to do: I’ve been to the city centre a few times before so I didn’t stay too long there this time. I’d recommend checking out Eyre Square, the Spanish Arch, the Salmon Weir, the Galway Arts Centre... Continue Reading →

Ennis and West Clare

Ennis Ennis is a really lovely, compact town in the middle of County Clare. For me it was an ideal stopover on the way from Cork to Galway. What to do: Clare Museum has exhibits on many aspects of life... Continue Reading →

Planning for Clare and Galway

I decided to do a road trip within Ireland to pass a few days. For my inspiration I opened up Google maps and highlighted places that looked interesting! I also went to places I’ve already been (Salthill is worth going... Continue Reading →

Sunset Sunday Youghal

Front Strand, Youghal, Co Cork

Sunset Sunday

I've realised I have tons of photos of sunsets on my computer from both home and abroad. I've decided to start a new series on the blog, showcasing some of the magnificent sunsets I've been lucky enough to experience! Yesterday... Continue Reading →

Life is Change

Big Life Change Alert!! I'm moving back home! These last few weeks I've been packing up my life in Newcastle-upon-Tyne (which explains the silence on this blog😉) and travelled back to Cork this past weekend. I'm so excited to be... Continue Reading →

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