visiting mum September 28th 2010 My mum moved to County Sligo in Ireland a few years ago when she remarried. A place she had always told me was of outstanding beauty...she wasn't wrong!
After promising for over twelve months we would go and visit I finally got round to booking the flights for my daughter, son and myself.
We flew from Manchester in rather a smaller plane which I was used to and in no time at all we landed on I ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Sligo » Sligo Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
Well, I dont think i'm having a mid-life crisis just yet at 32, but I have decided that life is far too short. Having children at 19 I pretty much missed out on the girls holidays and traveling around the world like my lovely cousins did. So I have made a promise to myself that as my children are now getting older I can afford to travel to some of the places I have always wanted to see for myself. Obviously there is a very long 'wish list'!
My ultimate trip I think would be a safari in Africa as well as Borneo and the Middle East. But there is also a lot of Britain I havent seen believe it o... full info