Killarney is one of those spots in Ireland where you will never be bored. From out of this world scenery to Jaunting Car drives around the national park, beautiful restaurants, shopping, top class music venues and golf courses and plenty of water activities on the lakes! Tourism in Killarney dates back to the early 18th...Read More
Killaloe is a pretty little town in east County Clare that borders the beautiful Shannon river (The longest river in Ireland). Its twin town of Ballina lies just across the bridge in County Tipperary. Its situated just off the M7 motorway and a short 20 minute drive from Limerick City. On a glorious day in...Read More
I had recently watched a documentary with John Creedon on Dursey Island and can honestly say that I was not aware that anywhere in Ireland had a cable car! So of course me and Ali made a plan that our next free Sunday we would take a Galavant over to West Cork to check it...Read More
I have some amazing childhood memories of Tramore. Travelling from Cavan with 7 children in the back of her car, it used to take my Mam all day to get there! With our fantastic new roads though, its not very far from anywhere. This beautiful seaside town has changed a lot since we used to...Read More
Did you know that Cobh (or Queenstown as it was called back then) was the last port of call for the Titanic. I was thinking of this fact as we took the N25 out of Cork city, past fota island wildlife park and along the coastal route to reach the destination where so many people...Read More
Cast your mind back to the night of the 5th of December 2015. Storm Desmond was raging over the west of Ireland causing havoc in its midst. I had (in my wisdom) organised a surprise birthday galavant for Ali. I wanted to bring her somewhere she hadn’t been before and I knew she had a...Read More
The south west of Ireland and especially west Cork has some amazing places to visit. I could probably write an entire book (hmmm new career maybe? ) on beaches to walk, cliffs to visit, towns to stop in and countless photo opportunities along the way. This time around we will take a wee trip down...Read More
Every week I will endeavour to bring you a new place in Ireland to visit, whether its a day trip, an overnight stay or just an experience that’s not to be missed. So are you ready? Lets go GALAVANTING!!