Lovely Edinburgh

April 22, 2018 The ease and affordability of continental flights in Europe are enviable to those like us in America. We sometimes joked that the planes must be using water for fuel. So for $40 we ditched Ireland traveling with Aer Lingus from Shannon to visit Edinburgh for a few days. Failing to hail Uber … Continue reading Lovely Edinburgh


Montano at the Cliff of Moher

April 21, 2018 Never one to dawdle in bed, so off I went sneaking out alone to explore the trail of Silvermines in the early morning. Fresh air, birds chirping, the sounds of footsteps on gravel, the slow reveal of the landscape as the sun rises, these are hiker's rewards. All under watch of the … Continue reading Montano at the Cliff of Moher

A Taste of Wild Atlantic Way: Clifden, Connemera and Kylemore Abbey

April 20, 2018 Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way is a scenic coastal route covering northern and parts of southern Ireland and showcasing Ireland's magnificent wild coastline . We were lucky to see a bit of that under blue sky and the beaming sun. Leaving Galway toward Clifden in search for caffeine, Google map pointed us to … Continue reading A Taste of Wild Atlantic Way: Clifden, Connemera and Kylemore Abbey


April 19, 2018 Located between Dublin and Galway, Clonmacnoise is a worthy place to visit especially when the sun is out shining. We almost didn't stop there. It's hard to guess the scale and significance of the place from a few on-line posts. As you enter, €8 fee, visit the exhibit hall or the visitor … Continue reading Clonmacnoise