Boats and I really aren’t friends. It isn’t anything personal, on my part anyway, it’s just that they make me sick. I love to be in the water, but floating atop glistening waves just turns my stomach into a cramping and heaving mass
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Weekly Web Wanders – 05/08/2012
It’s 12pm and I’m still in my pyjamas while I watch the women’s marathon on TV – yes I’m lazy. Though I admire their determination I’m not sure I fancy running until I puke. No wait, let me re-phrase that, I don’t fancy running until I puke.
Ireland At The Euros – A Rockier Road In Poland Than Anticipated
In honour of the last day of Euro 2012 today we bring you Damian’s impressions of our footballing experience in Poland. Going to watch Ireland play in the European Championships was the impetus for our most recent trip and it was certainly an experience for all!
Spring on the Ring – images from Ireland’s Iveragh Peninsula
As part of his job Damian regularly travels to Ireland and has the pleasure (and sometimes terror) of driving the Irish highways and byways. This past week he was touring around the famous Ring of Kerry and was fortunate enough to bask in some spring sunshine.
A St. Patrick’s Day Tour Around Ireland
What better time than St. Patrick’s Day to reminisce about my past trips to Ireland. I’ve taken two major trips to Ireland, one an epic road trip that looped around the whole island with my mom and Damian in 2009, and last year we spent a week with both our families in a holiday cottage
Photo Friday #14 – Green
This is what they mean when they say that Ireland is green. People really aren’t exaggerating, and the sunshine makes all the difference. I guess it isn’t called the Emerald Isle for nothing!
Photo Friday #10 – Special Moments
My special moment was being part of my little nephews’ first international trip – here’s hoping it’s not the last!
Euro 2012 – The saga continues……
Today I bring you the second instalment in our Euro 2012 travel plans. If you missed the first one, check it out – 2012: A European Championship Odyssey Now that the dates and locations of Ireland’s fixtures at Euro 2012 were known, the priority became procuring tickets to at least one of Ireland’s matches. As I … Continue reading
2012: A European Championship Odyssey
Today I bring you a post from my personal travel planner, my boyfriend Damian. This is the first of a number of posts that will chronicle the planning for our trip in Europe this summer, including tips and tricks for planning a trip on a budget. Enjoy! As soon as the Republic of Ireland secured … Continue reading
Updates and Summer Plans!
Things are busy around here this week, with a deadline for me both at work and school! I’m trying my hardest to not get distracted by the time sucking vortex that is the internet so that I don’t end up in a complete panic the day before my essay is due! In more exciting news, … Continue reading