Category Archives: Location

Days out around Athlone

This is our third Easter holidays here in Irelands lovely Midlands.  We have a few go-to places now for days out around Athlone so I’ve compiled this round up post/excuse to look through old photos to hopefully give some ideas of places to visit on one of the remaining Easter holiday days. Its 3 years […]

MineVention – a great day out

“Hellllllllooooooo this is Stampy” If reading that sends a little shiver down your spine then there’s a strong chance that you, like me, are one of millions of parents with Minecraft obsessed kids. I was sceptical at first, I admit. How could watching a video of someone playing a game rather than playing the game […]

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park

Another Easter holiday recap for you, lucky readers you! This time its Bunratty Castle and Folk Park in Limerick/Clare. A very good friend of mine (going on 15 years now!) hails from Limerick so we try and visit with eachother whenever he is home here from London. I have wanted to go to Bunratty since […]

They called it the ship of dreams (Titanic Belfast)

We had a great morning at the Titanic discovery centre and exhibition in Belfast on our trip ‘up north’. I was really nervous about taking the children around the exhibition but it was actually all good. Ok so I didn’t get to read everything I would have liked to and there was certainly a lot […]