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Dusky Dublin views from Croke Park

‘When sky blue gets dark enough, To see the colours of the city lights. A trail of ruby red and diamond white Hits her like a sunrise.’ Views are goals. If, like me, you love rooftop locations and gazing across the city from atop your ivory coloured bar stool (beside the fake plastic shrubbery) then… Read More Dusky Dublin views from Croke Park

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Art in the woods

Get up, get uppppp!! Remember that new year’s resolution you made to get out in the fresh air more? Stop lazing the day away in bed, get in the car and check out Devil’s Glen outside Ashford, Co. Wicklow. Why is it called Devil’s Glen, does anyone know? I read somewhere that the roar of… Read More Art in the woods

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Fabulous foodie weekend in the West (of Ireland)

It’s January. It’s cold and wet and miserable. You have looked up flights but have no holidays to take so an overseas trip is out of the question. With no mini-breaks or holidays to look forward to you are at the edge and see no way of getting through the bleak midwinter. Do not despair, poppets… Read More Fabulous foodie weekend in the West (of Ireland)

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Out and about in the Wicklow Mountains

Let me start this post by saying I am not a hiker! Neither am I a trail runner but I wanted to share this post with you, to show you that there is plenty of fun to be had in the mountains for a total beginner, like me. I wanted to make the most of… Read More Out and about in the Wicklow Mountains