Slieve League, Donegal – The highest sea cliffs in Europe

By | January 7th, 2013|Ireland|

Slieve league hosts the highest sea cliffs in Europe.  Whilst the Cliffs of Moher further south in Country Clare take much of the cliff admiration afforded my visitors to Ireland, Slieve League in County Donegal located on the Atlantic stand almost 3x higher, at roughly 1972ft ... pretty tall! **click me, i'm widescreen [...]

Silver Strand Beach, Donegal

By | December 24th, 2012|Ireland|

Silver Strand Beach, Donegal was one of the highlights of a roadtrip around Ireland in April of last year.  In making a slight error when booking our hostel for Donegal, I actually stumbled upon what may be one of my favourite beaches in the world. **CLICK ME, I'M WIDESCREEN My Hostel Mistake You [...]

Ireland Roadtrip Summary: Cost and Mileage

By | May 31st, 2012|Ireland|

So thats the Ireland roadtrip all done with. 9 Amazing days and a lot of miles covered within that time, but every one totally worth it.  There were a few places we planned to visit that we never quite made it to, Westport for example we had to skip, but it looks amazing so maybe we'll [...]

Ireland Roadtrip: Day 4 – Malinbeg (Donegal) to Cavan

By | May 23rd, 2012|Ireland|

Day 4 mini Summary: After checking out of the Malinbeg hostel we took a slight detour on our route to Sligo on a recommendation of Frank, the Malinbeg hostel owner and all round nice guy!  His tip was to visit Slieve League, the highest cliffs in Europe aka Bunglass Sea cliffs.  Franks tip was spot on, [...]

Ireland Roadtrip 2012 – THE PLAN

By | March 27th, 2012|Ireland|

The girlfriend has just renwed her driving licence *gulp.  Ten years after she passed her test and with about an hours worth of driving experience since passing I'm not quite sure what i'm letting myself in for by agreeing to a road trip around Ireland this coming May.  Actually the trip was my idea, I just thought i'd [...]