FINNISH LAPLAND: STARLIT SLEIGH RIDE

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FINNISH LAPLAND: NORTHERN LIGHTS

    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: HAND FEEDING AN ARCTIC FOX AT RANUA ZOO

    Hand Feeding an Arctic Fox at Ranua Zoo

    Living in rural Ireland we often see foxes, badgers, hares and every now-and-then, red deer, visit the fields on our farm.  There’s something special about seeing native species enjoying life in the countryside.  Foxes in Ireland are red, but Arctic Foxes, once they get their beautiful winter coats; are white.  Their pure white coat provides superb winter camouflage allowing them to blend into the Arctic’s harsh omni-present snow.  At home we never place food outside for wildlife, other than bird feeders…

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    PAST TRAVELS 2019

    I like to call myself a Travel Writer, but Mummy always refers to us as Bloggers.  Is there really a difference, travel writing is travel writing, right?  Whatever title we acquire,…

  • River Rafting with Avisio Rafting in ALpe Cermis, Italy
    Italy

    SUMMER ACTIVITIES IN THE DOLOMITES

    Italy is one of the most travelled-to destinations in Central Europe, a beautiful country that we quite often recommend to others as a ‘must-visit’ country.  From the UNESCO Dolomites in Val…

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    Italy

    LEONARDO DA VINCI MUSEUM, FLORENCE

    Florence has to be one of the most cultural cities in the world.  This beautiful city is well documented for its famous architecture and distinct style of Renaissance art.  Having been…

  • Cuilcagh Boardwalk, Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark
    Travel Tales

    COMBINING GEOCACHING WITH TRAVEL

    What on earth is ‘Geocaching’?  Funnily enough I was asking that very same question just a few short weeks ago.  Now, I’m dragging the ladies the length and breadth of Ireland…

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    Guides

    ENTERTAINING CHILDREN ON A FLIGHT

    Travelling can be a tad stressful at the best of times, but add children into the equation and WW3 often ensues.  Fights over who gets the window seat, squabbles about who’s…