Select Page
On to Lusk …….

On to Lusk …….

Day 129 – L: Ow, the feet are aching……… This morning we decided to go for a walk along the cliffs on the seashore. We set out after breakfast and buying a few, not such healthy, snacks from the little supermarket across the road. S: It was really misty so we,...
Out and about in Donabate …….

Out and about in Donabate …….

Day 126 – All the ladies birthdays today – God bless you all. Wishing Penny, Pam R and Little Zoe. Love you lots. Xxxx L: Another beautiful summer’s day in Ireland. Nearly 10 days here and still not one rainy day. Yay. We tiptoed down to breakfast as...
Into the green meadows …….

Into the green meadows …….

Day 123 – BTW – we heard later that the German school children that were so badly behaved at Avalon House – put a hole through the wall in the one dorm, how, we don’t know? L: We’re on our way to the beach and it’s raining! This is the first grey day in Dublin...
Make a new plan, Sam …..

Make a new plan, Sam …..

Day 120 – Seriously 120…… L: I passed out so early last night so now I am wide awake at 5am, and hungry!! Nothing to snack on up here though. A young guy joined us last night. Johannes from Germany. He is driving to the West coast of Ireland and climbing mountains, by...
Emerald Isle …….

Emerald Isle …….

Day 117 – L: I was awake at 3 am with two guys sitting under the umbrella in the rain having a full meeting for an hour until I got up and asked them to go up on the deck. So I was tired at breakfast already. We thought that since we were leaving late tonight...

Going Home

Going Home! We were featured in the Galway Advertiser this week (click here to read the article), a  paper read by almost everyone in Galway  (okay, maybe not everyone but nearly everyone). For some reason seeing our journey details in print (Lallys to begin 30,000...
France- Brittany & Normandy

France- Brittany & Normandy

France Brittany & Normandy 25 June 2013 Vive la France! Hard to say why, but we love France? Even worth getting slightly “crook” on the overnight Irish Ferry from Rosslare to Roscoff in France. Marianne starting to feel a bit “off” on the Irisk Ferry from Rosslare...
Northern Ireland and Eire

Northern Ireland and Eire

Ireland 14/6/2013 Fishing boat returning at Dingle Co Galway. Tin Can’s on the water again! After a bit of interest from the coppers and Customs at the Scottish port (more about our trip than anything  as a quick glance in the back of the Land Rover satisfied them...
House sitting in Chile finished

House sitting in Chile finished

  House sitting in Chile can be fun. But for us, it’s over. We were parked up for just over a month, and we’ve now got ichy feet. This is what we have been doing. Tennis of course Sarah made a quick trip to Ireland and France to see family, and to check out some...
Go Rioja or Go Home

Go Rioja or Go Home

And so it was off for wine tasting, badly needed after our week in School!. Our first stop was in a little town called Haro which is entirely devoted to the wine trade, plus the night we were there it was also devoted to Soccer, unfortunately for us,( Espana V Irlanda...