Learning the Angel’s Share in whiskey making

A speakeasy not easy to find When we visited Hong Kong we found a little speakeasy online situated up a tiny elevator stairwell. Now I say find it, it took almost 30 minutes of trying to open doors and asking people to finally find it. Even the street seller 20 metres down the road had…… Continue reading Learning the Angel’s Share in whiskey making

Romantic story Of McDermott Castle Lough Key

Visiting Lough Key for McDermott Castle One of our favourite places to visit is Lough Key Forest Park. We often spend many a afternoon there exploring the 350 hectare site. What always captures my imagination is the lonely castle ruins lying out in the Lough McDermott Castle. McDermotts Castle in the backfround The story of…… Continue reading Romantic story Of McDermott Castle Lough Key

Roscommon Castle, Roscommon, Ireland

Table of contentsRoscommon CastleLocationA Brief History Of The CastleOur Visit To The CastleThe CastleThe Park Fitness MachinesLocal RefreshmentsCounty Roscommon Things To Do Roscommon Castle Set in the heart of the farming town of Roscommon lies Roscommon Castle and the Loughnaneane park. An essential piece of history for the whole town and one that has stood…… Continue reading Roscommon Castle, Roscommon, Ireland

Elephant grave Castlerea – Story of Cindy the elephant

Table of contentsA elephant grave in Castlerea ? Walking the Castlerea DemesneThe story of Cindy the elephantCindy the elephant passingThe Memorial Stone A elephant grave in Castlerea ? Who is this Cindy the elephant? and why is she buried in the small town of Castlerea County Roscommon? I know right this sounds strange, so much…… Continue reading Elephant grave Castlerea – Story of Cindy the elephant

Lough Key Forest Park, Roscommon, Ireland

Table of contentsLough Key Forest ParkLocation Getting ThereLough Key Forest Park HistoryMcDermott’s CastleCastle StoryZippit and SkywalkAdventure Play KingdomThe LoughWalking TrailsLookout TowerOld BuildingsRefreshmentsOpening Times And ContactsAnd FinallyLocal TipsCourtyard marketBoyle AbbeyLocal Restaurant Tip Lough Key Forest Park We waited a week but it happened the sun was shining!!! We quickly packed up some essentials and jumped into…… Continue reading Lough Key Forest Park, Roscommon, Ireland

The Best Things To Do In Clifden Co Galway

Clifden Clifden is the main town in the Connemara region of Co Galway a base for many coming out west to visit this beautiful and wild area. Popular summer destination with tourist and locals to see the unique landscape. Home to a lot great hikes, views and a huge amount of history. Known for some…… Continue reading The Best Things To Do In Clifden Co Galway

Interview With Moher Cottage, Cliffs of Moher

Table of contentsSupport Small BusinessAbout Moher CottageThe QuestionsBackgroundThe Coffee ShopThe ShopPandemicFinallySummaryLocationMoher Cottage DetailsOpening HoursFollow There SocialsA few Other Noteworthy Businesses In The AreaAnd Finally Support Small Business So its finally here the first in the our series, supporting small businesses. A drive we decided to start in 2022 to highlight and promote small businesses we…… Continue reading Interview With Moher Cottage, Cliffs of Moher

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