Monthly Archives: May 2013

Volare, oh, oh…

Magical moments often happen unexpectedly when you’re travelling.   We were in Prague, already mesmerized by the fairy tale castles, cobblestone streets, and gothic architecture around the rynek, or central square of the Old Town.     As we wandered … Continue reading

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Coill Dara Bed and Breakfast, Tubbercurry, Ireland

We had the good fortune to be driving through western Ireland a few weeks ago, along what has become for us a well-trodden route. As we drove the nearly four hour journey from Shannon Airport to Drumcliffe, we realized that … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Banana Plantation, Costa Rica

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Best. Turkey Sandwiches. Ever.

We first visited Ireland in the summer of 2007, armed with a tent and a very minimal budget. At the time, Ireland was at the heights of its Celtic Tiger success, which meant that we had to count every Euro … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: In the Ocean Near Kleinbaai, South Africa

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Dem Bones Dem Bones Dem Dry Bones

We first learned about bone churches when we watched the terrific series, Long Way Round. Hosted by Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, the series depicts the two friends’ motorcycle trek across the world through Europe and Asia, and eventually to … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Amazon, Peru

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