Where to Stay in Dublin: 10 Hotels Tried and Tested

When I say I spend a lot of time in Dublin, I really do spend a lot of time in Dublin. Sometimes I end up spending more days in Dublin throughout the year than I do at home in Lurgan. Of all my trips to Dublin, I’ve stayed in quite…

Gig Review: Fleetwood Mac, RDS Arena

I’ve had this on my bucket list for quite some time and sitting here typing this review still doesn’t seem real. Did I actually see Fleetwood Mac perform live?? Stevie Nicks… in the flesh?? Yes, yes I did and it’s a concert I’ll remember for a very long time. I…

#FridayFive: Five Breakfast Spots in Dublin

I’m currently on my way home from Dublin as I’ve just witnessed the great Fleetwood Mac in concert last night (review to come) and thought I’d write a post about some of my favourite breakfast spots. If you know me, you’ll know that I’m always in Dublin. Sometimes I visit…

All-Ireland Football Final: ‘The Beautiful Game’

Let me set the scene Two teams. One trophy. Sunday 17th September 2017. Croke Park, the third largest stadium in Europe, at full capacity with 82,300 people viewing the game from inside the ground. The President of Ireland comes out to shake the hands of the players of the two…

Cuilcagh Mountain Park – The ‘Great Wall’ of Fermanagh

I arrived back home to the (weirdly) sunny Northern Ireland on Saturday for a week’s break before I begin my next work placement in Liverpool, followed by my move to London. I left a cloudy and overcast Liverpool to be welcomed to the 20oC heat of Belfast. I visited my best friend…

The Town I Loved So Well

This week’s post is a personal one. I’m going to tell you about the town I come from, the people in it, the reputation it has, but overall; how great it is. Over the past week, my town was rocked by two young deaths of two local boys. Two separate accidental…

A Day at the Irish Open 2016

Today I visited the K Club Golf Course, County Kildare, Ireland, to watch the Pro-Am of this year’s Irish Open held by Rory McIlroy. My friend and I drove two hours to enjoy the golf and good weather. I was in the midst of professional golfers and a few celebrities. Golfers such…