How to fly when you hate flying

If the idea of flying scares the bejeebus out of you, I feel your pain. I may love to travel but I absolutely hate flying. Unlike my Mom who flies like a pro, I’m terrified of heights (or more the fear of plummeting to my death). I also live with anxiety. This means that my [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|Blog, Travel Tips|18 Comments

When in Turkey: Don’t jump!

I remember the doctor brushing the sand away from my backside, as I lay in the foyer. His needle at the ready. It was probably one of the most embarrassing experiences of my life and all over a miscalculation of a stupid jump! My memories of Turkey are limited but mostly tinged with amusement. There are [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|Blog, Turkey|14 Comments

A caravan in Cork: A night full of laughter

As the rickety caravan swayed side-by-side and the rain poured down on our roof and into the back of our capsule, we couldn’t help but laugh. With the ocean at our doorstep, a caravan on the edge of the world (or so it felt), was the perfect place to bond. It was a bit bonkers [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Blog, Ireland|21 Comments

“And that was the 7th time I died”: Rated and Reviewed Game of Thrones Tour in Belfast

Greetings! Before we begin this Game of Thrones review, let’s start with the quick and non-TV spoiler review of the tour: We (Úna-Minh and my partner) chose to do the Belfast Winterfell Locations tour with Game of Thrones Tours, costing us £40 each. In brief: yes, it was 100% worth it! As non-drivers, we got [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Blog, United Kingdom|2 Comments