Croatia, Europe, Hvar, Uncategorized

Hvar Island – What You Need to Know Before You Go

I seem to be in the absolute minority of the population who had never heard of Hvar Island before this summer’s trip. Once I had decided to visit it people popped up out of the woodwork (like whack-a-moles) acknowledging that they too had been there, or knew someone who had.  So, it was just me then.… Read More Hvar Island – What You Need to Know Before You Go

Europe, Ireland, Uncategorized

Five go reminiscing on Sherkin Island

Did you succumb to the charm of Enid Blyton when you were growing up? Was your childhood literature like mine and littered with references to boarding school hijinx, a lad called Moonface who lived in a Magic Faraway tree or explorations with close friends resulting in, frankly, perilous adventures? If so then Sherkin Island is… Read More Five go reminiscing on Sherkin Island

Ireland, Uncategorized

Top Tips for a Skellig Islands Visit

I have had the Skellig Islands on my to-do list for years but as other more ‘exotic’ locations cropped up that demanded my attention the islands fell a little further down the list. To my shame. So when a friend of mine came over from the States to do an Ireland road trip and mentioned… Read More Top Tips for a Skellig Islands Visit