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Galavanting Ireland- Leinster
Its official! We don’t need to stay within the borders of our own County. Since last Monday we can travel (safely) to any other County in Ireland for a bit of Galavanting! Its pretty fitting that this is the last in our series of explore your own County. We have saved the biggest province until...
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Yesterday was a good day. The government announced that we can start enjoying intercounty travel again from the 10th of May. For all of those families that have been kept apart since Christmas, they can look forward to visiting their loved ones again. Hospitality and Tourism businesses will start re-opening from June but on a...
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This week we are heading West. There is a big place in my heart for the Counties of Connaught and I can’t wait to get back there. On a good day (because lets be honest- it rains) there is no where else in the world more beautiful than Connemara, the North Mayo Coast or a...
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Ok so we know that galavanters in Northern Ireland will have a lot more freedom than us restricted folk in the south but we have decided to give you a run down of the top 4 or 5 spots to visit in every County. This week, we are exploring Ulster. You can use this breakaway...
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I don’t know about you but I could definitely do with a relaxing break away. Letting someone else take care of me, make my breakfast, lunch and dinner, bring my drinks to the table and relax in a beautiful Spa. Well guess what- its the 21st century and you should just book it!! We need...
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This week we are leaving the kids at home as we plan for a night away for two. Sure the lockdown has been hard on all the family. But for those of us that don’t have kids, and those of us that need a break from homeschooling, its important to look forward to a romantic...
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Its Friday, the sun is out, spring is in the air…. and we are still in lockdown! This week we heard the news that it could be mid summer (whenever that is!) before hospitality reopens again! We are all wishing for a quicker re-opening, especially the 270,000 of us that work in the sector. But...
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Our top 5 Self Catering Getaways On this weeks breakaway weekly list we are focusing on self catering breaks in Ireland. An ideal option for a family, group of friends or just a romantic night away with the two of you. While doing the research for this weeks blog I was shocked at some of...
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The last ten months have been pretty horrendous. Not knowing when to plan to go for a break away, sick of home schooling, sick of just being at home! As a nation we love our sun holidays- hopping on a plane and getting a week of lying on the beach, sipping pre dinner cocktails on...
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The summer is on the way! If we even get a few weeks of sunshine this year we will be delighted. Last year we spent a lot of time in the car, in the scorching heat, on the way to a different destination every week. This year will probably be no different but we are...
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Every week I will endeavour to bring you a new place in Ireland to visit, whether its a day trip, an overnight stay or just an experience that’s not to be missed. So are you ready? Lets go GALAVANTING!!