Wineport Lodge, Athlone

The struggle is real … my next break away isn’t until October when I go to Croatia for a week. I can’t complain to be fair as I’ve had a couple of city breaks this year in Rome and Paris, … Continue reading

The Monart Hotel & Spa

Hi strangers! ๐Ÿ™‚ I know… it’s been a while. Life is hectic these days, mega busy, and unfortunately blogging has been taking a back seat for me. This year has just whizzed by at a frightening speed – I was … Continue reading

The Europe Hotel, Killarney

I’ve wanted to go to The Europe for YEARS now, but between one thing and another both occasions I had it booked had to be cancelled. So I was quite excited to see what all the fuss was about on … Continue reading

Afternoon Tea at The Heritage, Killenard

It’s been a little while since I’ve treated myself to an Afternoon Tea so when myself and two blogger friends were arranging a meet up, I was pretty happy with the choice of Afternoon Tea in The Heritage Resort in … Continue reading

Powerscourt Hotel & Spa, Enniskerry

I have been super busy recently and really felt I needed a little R & R for a night. While I LOVE Dublin, it’s not always easy to just relax and chill out as there’s so much going on and … Continue reading

Mount Juliet, Kilkenny

There is no denying that we have some fabulous hotels dotted around Ireland. I’m a big fan of fitting in a weekend getaway (when time and finances permit of course) and love how most destinations in Ireland are just a … Continue reading

Carton House Hotel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Carton House is one of my favourite hotels around Ireland โ€“ and with grounds like it has itโ€™s hard to believe itโ€™s so close to Dublin city. It’s a fair drive to the hotel once you go through the main … Continue reading

Hols part 1 – San Francisco

Last week I (reluctantly) returned from a fab break away to the USA with E. Iโ€™m now settling back into my routine and trying to get motivated for the gym again after all my indulging! We had 2 stops on … Continue reading