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Galavanting Ireland
County Clare lies on the west coast of Ireland and is home to 230 kilometres of the Wild Atlantic Way. This county is packed full of amazing scenery, plenty of places to visit like Bunratty castle, The Aliwee caves, The Cliffs of Moher and The Burren national park to name a few. You may be...
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Killaloe is a pretty little town in east County Clare that borders the beautiful Shannon river (The longest river in Ireland).  Its twin town of Ballina lies just across the bridge in County Tipperary. Its situated just off the M7 motorway and a short 20 minute drive from Limerick City. On a glorious day in...
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I had recently watched a documentary with John Creedon on Dursey Island and can honestly say that I was not aware that anywhere in Ireland had a cable car! So of course me and Ali made a plan that our next free Sunday we would take a Galavant over to West Cork to check it...
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I have some amazing childhood memories of Tramore. Travelling from Cavan with 7 children in the back of her car, it used to take my Mam all day to get there! With our fantastic new roads though, its not very far from anywhere. This beautiful seaside town has changed a lot since we used to...
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 Did you know that Cobh (or Queenstown as it was called back then) was the last port of call for the Titanic. I was thinking of this fact as we took the N25 out of Cork city, past fota island wildlife park and along the coastal route to reach the destination where so many people...
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Cast your mind back to the night of the 5th of December 2015. Storm Desmond was raging over the west of Ireland causing havoc in its midst. I had (in my wisdom) organised a surprise birthday galavant for Ali. I wanted to bring her somewhere she hadn’t been before and I knew she had a...
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      The  south west of Ireland and especially west Cork has some amazing places to visit. I could probably write an entire book (hmmm new career maybe? ) on beaches to walk, cliffs to visit, towns to stop in and countless photo opportunities along the way. This time around we will take a wee trip down...
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If you haven’t been to this part of the country yet you need to go. Mark a date in the diary and go! I can’t believe I waited this long to make this trip but it certainly won’t be my last. We traveled up from Belfast on a Sunday morning following the signs for the...
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I have visited Belfast many times but always for an occasion so I was looking forward to visiting Northern Ireland’s capital purely as a tourist this time around. We were travelling from Tipperary town on a glorious Saturday morning in April and our spin up the road could not have been easier. We were on...
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What We’re About

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!!