Way Out West

During this ‘extended Christmas break’ I’ve been indulging in before I start the new job, I thought I’d take advantage of the unseasonably mild winter weather we’ve been having so far. Take advantage of as in get out on the bike. This decision was also partly brought on by having …

Cobwebs Away

Since moving back to Cork a few years ago, I’ve started to rediscover some of my favorite local places where I’d go …

Inch Strand

Surely there is no better way to spend a bank holiday than with friends, eating & drinking too much and taking in …

The Wilds

It’s been a little while since we were really in Kerry, not just passing through Kenmare or Killarney on a round trip …

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 …