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Harte’s Restaurant in Kildare Town

Steak Sandwich
Once again my hubby and I took a trip to Kildare town, this time for a special Valentines date. After doing a little bit...

Emo Court, Ireland

Emo Court
  One fine day, a handsome man drove me through the tall trees, in all their autumn glory, up the long driveway to Emo Court....

Running the Rock of Dunamase and Oughaval Woods

The beginning of the New Year is a special time. Making resolutions may come easy, but fulfilling them is sometimes harder. We want to...

Saint Brigid’s Cathedral and Kildare Village in Ireland

  On a whim my little family decided to take a trip to Kildare last Saturday afternoon. “Kildare Town dates from the 5th Century, when...

Russborough House – County Wicklow

  Last year I started a note in my phone called "places to go" because friends were always telling me about different places I hadn't heard...

Destination: Donegal

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If you're thinking of taking a trip to Donegal, do it. Well, read this, then do it.

Hike the Galtee Mountain Range in Ireland

Struggling with autumn and winter? How about taking a weekend mountain climb? I’ve been hiking and climbing the Irish mountains for more than seven years...

Take a walk in Ireland

One of the first things I noticed about the Irish when I first came was how many of them walk. Every day, rain or...

Hook Lighthouse, Wexford

At Hook Lighthouse, Wexford
Blue skies above and warm wind blowing my hair in every direction. Purple flowers hang off cliffs that overlook the ocean. Waves crashing into...

Fox Hunting in Ireland

Fox Hunt
Fox hunting is a unique sport that is still practiced in Ireland today as a means of pest control and fun for hunt club...