Hola to Auckland

September 10 New Zealand, a land made famous by Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings, a country ruled by a Prime Minister who gave birth while in office, a land represented by a powerful rugby team that performed menacing Haka before each game, a pair of islands with well preserved Maori culture, and not least … Continue reading Hola to Auckland


Hiking Scottish Highlands

April 24When in Scotland, do make an effort to see Isle of Skye! Our time in Scotland was limited but after many debates and copious drooling after gorgeous online pictures of Skye we decided we MUST get ourselves there. After all, we crossed the big Atlantic, what a few more hundred miles! We scored some … Continue reading Hiking Scottish Highlands

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