Europe, Ireland, Uncategorized

Review: Context Travel Book of Kells Tour, Dublin

I was contacted recently by Context Travel to review one of their Dublin based tours. Since I have been enjoying staycations more and more, over the past few months, and it’s fun being a tourist in your own city I thought let’s go. Full disclosure this tour was a gift and all opinions are my… Read More Review: Context Travel Book of Kells Tour, Dublin

Ireland, Uncategorized

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

Ireland, Uncategorized

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

Ireland, Uncategorized

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