Down to Dordogne

It’s funny how (some years) every year it seems to take the jolt of thinking about and getting to planning the current years holiday to …

The end of the year

As per usual, it’s been a quiet few months photography wise. The camera phone has completely overtaken the DSLR as a means …

En France; Week 3

With the lavender fields, rolling hills of Provence and daily (hourly) thunderstorms now in the rear view mirror, we were off to …

En France; Week 2

Leaving Carcassonne, today’s journey was about 350 km. In the name of it not taking all day (and because we had to …

Currabinny Woods

So 2014 was shocking. But only in a ‘motivation to blog’ way. Looking back, I can see I’ve got three posts for the …

En France; Week 1

All the convenience of getting to France, without the pain in the arse of the 3 hour motorway trip from Dublin. That …

Kilruddery Gardens

It seemed that I’d been missing opportunities to get to Kilruddery Gardens left right and center over the years we lived in …

Ballinspittle Bluebells

Well, it’s been a while. Amazing how moving to a different county, getting a new job and oh yeah, getting married, tends …

Flightfest

Instead of joining the crowd milling around the docklands, I chose the lazy option and photographed the entire FlightFest event from my …

IMMA

IMMA is and has always been too damn handy. As I have mentioned before, it literally is the neighbours front garden. If …

Fairly Inconsequential

Or so I thought anyway. Just something to pass off as an update on an otherwise run of the mill ( so …

Cornwall

After the huge trip to Italy and back (with a lot of detouring in between) last year, holidays this year were going …

The madding crowd

A little over a week ago, something bright and warm appeared in the Dublin sky. When it didn’t disappear within a few …

Garretstown

I don’t know if I ever have or ever will be able to drive or ride past windy, high tided Garretstown without …

Instaprints

It’s not really that often that I print anything, especially from my iphone. The photos don’t even usually make it as far …

Fota Gardens

I thought “I’ll post some photos of a recent trip to Fota Gardens, then link back to previous visits” but I can’t …

Break out the Stout

After my first ever abandoned brew day the previous weekend (I had a cold and it was too windy for the propane …

The Trek back to Ireland

That would unfortunately make this part three of a European motorcycling trilogy. We were back on the road, heading west toward our …