Travel

Portugal – Exploring the Algarve in 5 Days

Where to stay: Although Albufeira wasn’t our favourite town, it made for an excellent base. Our apartment was situated right on the beach and a 10-15 minute walk to the bus station. These buses allowed us to travel around the Algarve at ease and for great value. Check it our here: Algarvebus.info Itinerary: Day 1: Arrive… Continue reading Portugal – Exploring the Algarve in 5 Days

Food

Art themed Afternoon Tea – The Merrion Hotel, Dublin

“Would you like an envelope with that mam?” “Umm, yes?” Obviously.. One would expect an envelope with a €90.00 gift voucher.. “Certainly.” Proceeds to put receipt in an envelope. Oh. Oh I thought he meant the actual voucher.. The voucher was then placed in a fancy box, tied with a ribbon, wrapped up in tissue paper,… Continue reading Art themed Afternoon Tea – The Merrion Hotel, Dublin

Travel

When in Limerick – Adare Manor and Killaloe

Limerick doesn’t have the best reputation in Ireland. ‘Stab city,’ etc.. I think it’s underrated. There are parts of Limerick to avoid of course, but some parts are very pleasant, and then other parts are truly lovely. I’m going to try and advise you on the lovely parts. Where to stay: My other half was studying… Continue reading When in Limerick – Adare Manor and Killaloe

Food

Where to Eat in Mullingar – The Top 5 Restaurants

I just finished a 6 month stint living and working in Mullingar. Mullingar is a tiny Irish town buried in the heart of the midlands in Ireland. So… To be honest if anyone has ever even been there I will be very surprised. Food is very important to me so I did spend a lot… Continue reading Where to Eat in Mullingar – The Top 5 Restaurants