Having grown up in Northern Ireland I guess I have taken our island for granted. Always dreaming of exploring further shores and going abroad. As I’ve grown older and wiser I’ve realised you don’t always have to spend an absolute fortune to take a once in a lifetime trip. Especially when there are so many … Continue reading Ireland’s County Clare
Portugal’s hilly, coastal Capital is rapidly increasing in popularity as a must see tourist destination. It was, and still remains, one of the least visited European cities, however with a recent explosion of bloggers and influencers writing it’s praises, Lisbon is expected to have a sell out 2018 season. Rightly so! The city boasts a … Continue reading 3 Days in Lisbon
Home to one of the largest ski resorts in North America, attracting approximately 2.1million visitors each year, Whistler has something to offer for just about everybody. Yes that’s right, you don’t have to be an avid skier/snowboarder, or even interested in skiing/snowboarding to have a good time in Whistler. I stayed there for 1week at … Continue reading Winter in Whistler
I want to begin this post by first admitting that, on the long list of places I want to explore, Las Vegas was never somewhere I imagined myself going. It seems to be that people either absolutely must go and they make it happen, or it simply doesn’t get considered. Having shown Las Vegas the … Continue reading Viva Las Vegas
I visited these 5 lakes, all within a couple of days of each-other, in mid-September. One day I was hiking off the shores of Lake Louise during the first snowfall of the season wearing my wooly hat and thick gloves………. ……..and the next day I was sunbathing on a rock at Moraine Lake in a … Continue reading Alpine Lakes of Alberta
Bright sun, blue skies, sandy beaches, hula dancing, palm trees, coconuts, pineapples, leis, surfing…the list goes on of things I would have associated with Hawaii before I visited. Having explored the beautiful island of Oahu I can confirm that all of these things are absolutely in abundance there. It’s long journey from my home in … Continue reading Aloha Oahu
The second largest city in Spain, had been calling me for some time. Eventually that time had come. We arrived in Barcelona El Prat (BCN) mid morning on a sunny day in July with a hotel booked for 3 nights. It was a short, 20 minute taxi ride to Hotel Casa Fuster. Hotel Casa Fuster … Continue reading The Best of Barcelona
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