2012 – Visiting 11 countries and making memories


Happy New Year!  I hope that this year is one of health, wealth and happiness for you and your families. As always, around New Year, I sit back and reflect on my past year and 2012 was quite a year. …

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The Cost of a Holiday in Ireland


I’m finally finished my blog posts about Ireland.  The trip was crammed full of activities, sights, drives, photographic opportunities and it was just so hard to condense it into a few blog posts.  I certainly hope I have managed to …

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The pretty Aran island of Inismore off the coast of Ireland


If you travel to Ireland, make sure you make a plan to catch a ferry across to the Aran Islands. The main island is called Inismore and is full of friendly people (the same as the whole of Ireland), ecclesiastical …

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Visiting the ‘Cliffs of Moher’ in Ireland


After our adventures in Killarney, we headed north towards Galway where we would be based for 3 days. Unbeknown to me, the absolute highlight of my trip to Ireland was to be discovered on this journey. On the west coast …

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Killarney National Park and The Dingle Peninsula


After arriving in Killarney and checking into our lovely hostel (Neptunes Hostel – I can highly recommend it), we headed into town in search of some dinner. Killarney is a nice town with lots of pedestrian areas, pubs, bars, cafes …

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