A day trip to Charlesfort

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase) Ordinarily at this time of year I am busy guiding with Trafalgar Tours and bringing guests to all parts of the country such as Glendalough,Continue reading “A day trip to Charlesfort”

A visit to Glendalough

      ( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase) Glendalaugh is a beautiful valley in the heart of Wicklow. It is famed both for its monastic heritage and natural beauty. IContinue reading “A visit to Glendalough”

A Trip to Dingle

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase) I went to Dingle last weekend in the company of the new lady in my life. We stayed in the Dingle Skellig Hotel. The hotelContinue reading “A Trip to Dingle”

Lisbon in February

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase)   I have just returned to Ireland after a few days in Lisbon. Lisbon strikes me as an aspirational city with a deep past. TheContinue reading “Lisbon in February”

Ko Chang ( andaman coast)

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase) I am a Travel Director with Trafalgar Tours ( see Trafalgar US Homepage ). Here is an account of part of my personal journey inContinue reading “Ko Chang ( andaman coast)”

Bangkok

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase)   It broke my heart a little to leave Yangon, Myanmar and its tumbledown tranquality behind. The mood is entirely different in Bangkok and itContinue reading “Bangkok”

A beautiful day in Yangon

  ( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase) I had a beautiful day today. My mind was cool, calm and happy as I explored the markets and some of the sights. IContinue reading “A beautiful day in Yangon”

Blarney Castle

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase)   Blarney castle with its famous Blarney stone is high on the agenda for most tourists. The thing to do is to climb to theContinue reading “Blarney Castle”

Giant’s Causeway

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase)   Perched on the North Eastern edge of Ireland, if you travel through the loyalist towns with their Union Jack flags, lies one of myContinue reading “Giant’s Causeway”

Cliffs Of Moher. How to get there and enjoy it.

( Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will earn a commision if you click through and make a purchase)   Getting to The Cliffs of Moher:   The Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland’s most visited tourist sites and easily the most visitedContinue reading “Cliffs Of Moher. How to get there and enjoy it.”