Ring of Kerry

Driving The Ring of Kerry

Last time (and it was quite a while) that I left off with my tale on our trip around the Ring of Kerry, we had just visited the Kerry Bog Village, which was surprisingly much better than expected. Ba...
Muckross House

Proper Time in Killarney

After settling into our lovely hotel, and with the sun beating down on us (while the rest of Ireland was languishing in uncharacteristically poor weather) we went straight back to the car – in ...
Kinsale in the morning!

The Long Road to Killarney

Up bright and early the next morning after the previous day's driving and stops, we took in a long walk around Kinsale, through the town itself and stretching right out along the water’s edge. ...
Carlton Hotel Tralee

One Night in Tralee

With another trip for work due, I decided that I’d take no chances this time around and went for what I know – the Carlton Hotel, in Tralee. I’ve never stayed there (or been to Tral...
Hello Killarney

Hello Killarney

Having only been to Killarney once before (also for work), and having spent absolutely no time whatsoever in the town itself – preferring instead the cosy confines of the Quality Hotel, until I...

You Know It’s Quality When…

Lately I’m having a run of weekends away from home for work purposes and, in my desperate bid to keep costs down (even though yes, I know, they’re not ‘my costs’ as such &ndas...