Category Archives: Colin

Day 24 – The Killarney Lakeside Hotel

Well I haven’t blogged since Friday because we have been living in the Wild on the Wild Atlantic Way!! And have rediscovered our joint love of adventure. We are currently sitting in the bar of the hotel in the title … Continue reading

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Day 20 – Tides Cafe in Ballyheigue

Well I can’t believe it’s been a whole week since I put anything on the blog!! Last weekend went in a blur – we met the men from Kings at Shannon airport at 10pm and had a quick cup of … Continue reading

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Friday

Friday Woke up this morning to the most beautiful sunrise.   inspired to get out of bed and walk to the toilets I came back via the beach and looking out over the curve of the bay I spotted some … Continue reading

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Day 12 – Connemara 14-15 October

Connemara – Wednesday and Thursday We left Doolin on Wednesday morning and drove on the Wild Atlantic Way to Galway – a fantastic road that hugged the coast line for miles with waves endlessly crashing against massive limestone ledges. We … Continue reading

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Day 11 – Irish adventure

Tuesday 13 October Doolin – cliffs of Moher Well it has been over a week now since we left Southampton! After a great Chinese supper with Sarah Jon and Evie we spent our first night at Minto Rd Bristol – … Continue reading

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Update from Ireland

well its been a long time since we left home and I was going to blog daily …..but more of a challenge than I thought. Had a lovely evening in Bristol at the China Sky restaurant eating Chinese with Sarah … Continue reading

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Day 0 – Beginning of the Irish Adventure !!

Day 0 trying to decide what to take for 5 weeks on the Wild Atlantic Way . vanilla essence and pecans for making cakes and lovely assortment of China cups and plates …. Hope we get some punters who are … Continue reading

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2014 The Year of Art

I have always wanted to paint more fine art and this year I got going. First via a week away at at Nicholaston House on a painting retreat and then by going out monthly with a dear friend to paint … Continue reading

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Stroll over the Malverns

On a journey from Nottingham to Bristol Josh and I stopped over at the Malvern Hills for a walk. The weather was crisp and clear. Because the Malverns stand out over surrounding land for miles the view can be fab. … Continue reading

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D-Day Baby is 65

Had a great time at a family gathering in Cambridgeshire. it was my cousin Christine’s husband’s 65th Birthday. Mick was 65 last Saturday. born on D-Day he celebrated in with a do at Slepe Hall in St Ives followed by … Continue reading

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