How to spend 24 Hours in Cork

How to spend 24 hours in Cork, Ireland. You’ll find a mixture of museums, church bell ringing, a prison and some general adventure.… View Post

A Day Trip to Kilkenny

After spending a great few days in Dublin we were ready to head out into the Irish countryside. I love nothing more than setting out on a road trip to see more of a country, although sometimes stressful I’ll opt for a road trip whenever I can. Our first intended location was the town of Kilkenny which is a couple of hours outside of Dublin. The driving was pretty uneventful but I’ve read that many visitors who are used to… View Post

Whisky & Guinness – Dublin Day 2

After an action packed first day in Dublin our second day was a little more sedate, plus it was Stuart’s birthday so an excuse for some celebrating! Our morning began much like many mornings in Ireland, with an Irish breakfast. We wanted to head back to Tang but it was shut, today we were lucky enough to get a table at Beanhive.  The breakfast was tasty and the weather blissful. After we filled up on food and coffee we began… View Post

Dublin – An underwhelming top attraction and a bucket list item

As a lover of maximising my time in a destination we opted to fly from London to Dublin late Friday night to be ready to begin our week long Irish trip on Saturday morning. That plan worked perfectly apart from the fact our hotel (as gorgeous as it was) basically became a night club on a Friday and Saturday night. We woke a little tired but ready to get going. Of course, first up was some food as exploring on… View Post

Thought of the day

Eyes wide open.