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My overnight stay at Neven Maguire’s MacNean House, Cavan

I recently got the opportunity to have an overnight stay at Neven Maguire’s MacNean House and taste some of his wonderful food at his award-winning restaurant I have heard so much about the fabulous food served at his restaurant I was excited to try it out for myself.  Getting a booking Getting a booking is hard at MacNean House. We contacted MacNean house in May looking for an overnight stay with dinner. We were advised the earliest date available for a weekend ...
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PortAventura: Get the most out of this theme park in 24 hours

During my 10 day trip of Catalonia, I decided to spend a night in PortAventura theme park in Spain. PortAventura is a theme park in Salou, on the Costa Daurada in Spain. PortAventura attracts 4 million visitors per year. It is most famous for having Europe’s tallest rollercoaster.  How to get there Reus is the closest airport to PortAvetura and takes about 15 minutes in a taxi. If you are coming from Barcelona airport, the easiest way to get to PortAventura is by ...
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My visit to the Casa Bacardi Museum, Sitges

During my weeks holiday in Sitges, I decided to take a break from the beach and explore the town. One of the things I did was visit the Casa Bacardi, the museum celebrating all that the famous white rum offers. Visitor Centre When you enter the museum, you are given a guided tour through the visitor centre where you learn all about the Bacardi family and how they became a success when they travelled from Sitges to Cuba and set ...
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Dublin Pizza: 35 best places to eat pizza in Dublin City

There is so much variety of pizza restaurants in Dublin it is often hard to choose. If there is one food that I had to choose to eat for the rest of my life it is pizza. With so many varieties of pizza, you can never be bored with this diverse dish. Having lived in Dublin for nearly two years now, I have scouted out some of the best places for Pizza around the city. Everyone has their favourite pizza ...
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Nems: A beautiful authentic Spanish Tapas Restaurant, Sitges Spain

During my weeks holidays in Sitges, I went for a lovely tapas meal in Nems Restaurant This unassuming restaurant is upstairs on a quiet side-street in the town center of Sitges We arrived with no booking and thankfully we were offered seats at the bar. The menu had a small range of tapas, there was not a huge selection, however, the items on the menu were excellent. As well as the tapas you would expect on the menu such as Bravas ...
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Wait for your USA flight in style at the 51st and Green Lounge, Dublin Airport

I was really excited to be travelling to the USA for the first time this year. I flew from Dublin to New York in April and like most typical Irish people I got to the airport extremely early. When I say early my flight was due to depart at 10.45am. I decided without knowing how long it would take to go through the pre-clearance and wanting to look around the shops I should get there at 6AM!! Thankfully because I got there ...
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Why Ireland is the greatest place to visit on your travels

The first thing a non-irish person thinks of when you mention Ireland will usually be, Leprechaun’s, potatoes, and Guinness. Yes, there are many Irish people who enjoy a pint of Guinness now and again. Yes, Irish people do eat a lot of potatoes for breakfast, lunch and most definitely dinner. No, Leprechaun’s don’t exist. But in fairness, we have not done much to curb those myths and in fact, probably have accelerated them.   Ireland is more than these three ...