Madeira is a Portugese archipelago made up of four islands off the northwest coast of Africa [roughly 400km north of the Canary Islands]. With a subtropical climate, Madeira is a popular destination all year round and is known mostly for it’s rugged landscapes, greenery and beaches. I wanted to visit Madeira mostly for hiking, but…Continue Reading “Hiking & Swimming in Madeira”

Having visited Dubrovnik for one night during interrailing, I have to admit it didn’t much of a lasting impression of me. Having returned to visit friends I have come to realise I just didn’t spend enough time in the town to fully appreciate everything that it has to offer and I ended up really, REALLY…Continue Reading “A Weekend in Dubrovik”

Ericsson Skyline Tour

In recently posted about some of the fun, different activities that you can do around Dublin. One of these activities was the Ericsson Skyline Tour which whisks you up 17 storeys high and lets you wander around the rooftop of Croke Park to take in the Dublin skyline. The skyline tour of Dublin is such…Continue Reading “The Ericsson Skyline Tour In Dublin”

Twelve Reasons To Visit Ireland

I absolutely love to travel but I don’t think I will ever call any other country my home. I’ve dabbled in living abroad (sharing a one bedroom apartment with nine other girls, so not the best situation..) but those experiences never led me to believe I would prefer my life somewhere other than Ireland. I…Continue Reading “Twelve Reasons To Visit Ireland”

Recipe For A Great Holiday

When you go on holidays there are always certain things a person looks for. Some people live for new food while others won’t step foot off a plane that has weather under 25 degrees. It’s really interesting to see how different people enjoy different things when they are away. Personally, I don’t mind venturing somewhere colder…Continue Reading “The Recipe For A Great Holiday”

Travel Diary

Call me old fashioned but give me a pen and paper over typing on a computer any day. (hypocritical I know, since I am literally writing something on a computer right now). I’m not sure why I like it exactly. Just seeing my thoughts written in my own hand writing from whenever I wrote it just…Continue Reading “The Beauty Of Keeping A Travel Diary”

I book flights, I search accommodation and then I googled ‘top things to do in….’. This is my go-to routine before every trip I take for as long as I can remember. But the problem with this is, Google isn’t a good traveller. Sure, it points you in the right direction for the big and…Continue Reading “Why Google Is A Bad Traveller”

I have seen a few types of posts like these on blogs before, most notably Retro Flame and her lessons learned in NYC. This is the beginning of this series for me which I hope to do after every big trip away I take. I’m just back from 3 weeks in Europe so now is as good…Continue Reading “Lessons Learned While Travelling #1”

The Cliffs of Moher are located at the edge of The Burren region in County Clare, Ireland. The reach a maximum height of 214 metres (702 ft) north of O’Brien’s Tower and 120 metres (390 ft) above the Atlantic Ocean at Hag’s Head. At €6 per person (unless you get your passengers to get out…Continue Reading “The Cliffs of Moher”