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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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If you are like us and love getting active on a weekend Galavant then this weeks breakaway list if for you! Whether you are into walking, hiking, golfing or kayaking there are lots of destinations worth checking out. And they don’t have to break the bank! Sure going for a long walk doesn’t cost a...
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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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This week we are looking at traditional hospitality in Ireland in the form of our many B&B’s. A lot of us will have childhood memories of going on holidays with our parents to a B&B. Mammy and Daddy Leddy brought us to McGraths B&B on Love Lane in Tramore every single year for as long...
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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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Little did we think 2 months ago, on the eve of our National holiday, that we would still be at home fighting the Corona virus in May. However there is light at the end of the tunnel and the government has given us a roadmap of when we might be able to get out there...
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Happy new year everyone. We started off our new year galavanting in the beautiful North West. Co Sligo is a favourite of ours and we wasted no time in searching out the best spots to visit that didn’t involve spending lots of money. Its January and lets be honest- we’re all broke! So here is...
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On a cold winters day last November we decided to head over to Sligo for the night. A small County in the West of Ireland that I always love visiting and that has so many beautiful spots to discover. One of these spots is Knocknarea- a hill looking out over the Atlantic with a large...
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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!!