Exploring The Wild Atlantic Way (County Sligo and Donegal)

After visiting and exploring several places in County Donegal we decided to move south to continue exploring Ireland and the Wild Atlantic Way, this time our road trip took us to County Sligo also called Yeats’ country. Once again, we were lucky with the weather particularly after a rainy week but living now for 7 years in Ireland I know better and even if the weather wasn’t good enough that wouldn’t stop me going. This journey once more took us to beautiful beaches with thin golden sands outstretching for miles, breathtaking scenery, hiking and history. Join me and come along! Continue reading


Dublin in one day

Since I moved to Northern Ireland I’ve been to Dublin several times and every time I go  I always find new things to do. From Belfast you have the Enterprise train that connects Belfast to Dublin. The journey takes two hours and if you book in advance you can get a fare online starting on £10 per way. The first train departs at 6.45 am from Belfast and the last train departs from Dublin at 8.50pm during week days and Saturdays (on Sundays the train departs at 9am from Belfast and returns from Dublin at 7.05pm). Plenty of time to enjoy this vibrant city! Continue reading