Jumping From A Plane at 15,000 Feet – My Kiwi Adventure

Jumping From A Plane at 15,000 Feet – My Kiwi Adventure

"Be brave. Even if you're not, pretend to be. No one can tell the difference". These are the wise words I was given before jumping out of a plane from a dizzying height of 15,000 feet in New Zealand; a country that  is foremost known for being home to the set of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The … [Read more...]

My Awesome Adventure To Tayto Park

My Awesome Adventure To Tayto Park

Okay, I'll admit it. I'm 29 years old and the idea of going to Tayto Park last Saturday excited me to no end. Primarily because I'm the biggest fan of Tayto crisps in the world (no seriously, I just can't get enough of them) and secondly because it is home to the Cú Chulainn, which is pretty much … [Read more...]

9 Reasons NOT to Solo Travel. Seriously.

9 Reasons NOT to Solo Travel. Seriously.

If I had a penny for every article I have read recently about how amazing it is to travel solo, I would be a very rich woman. Well, I would at least have enough to pay for a Tinder upgrade and find myself a hot travel buddy. All this talk about how incredible it is to travel solo and how ‘everyone … [Read more...]

Your Irish Adventure  – New Blog!

Your Irish Adventure – New Blog!

Exciting news readers...I have decided to set up a new website all about adventure in Ireland. Don't worry, I will still be maintaining this as my main site, especially when it comes to my travel adventures. The new site is aimed at people living in Ireland looking for fun things to do and places … [Read more...]

Hitchhiking To Detroit – An Adventure Like No Other

Hitchhiking To Detroit – An Adventure Like No Other

“You’re hitchhiking to DETROIT?” friends asked of me incredulously. “Are you mad?” they would enquire, ever before I even mentioned that I would also be couchsurfing there. i.e. staying on an absolute stranger’s couch for the weekend. I never planned to go to Detroit, it all just seemed to fall … [Read more...]

Myanmar Travel Guide: Everything You Read Is Wrong

Myanmar Travel Guide: Everything You Read Is Wrong

This is my third guest blog post of 2015, written by the brilliant Brian M. Williams who runs the excellent website NetSideBar.com. Be sure to check it out to read the rest of his brilliant travel diaries. His photographs are also incredible - all photos in this post were taken by him. Where to … [Read more...]

Battling Rabies in Africa

Battling Rabies in Africa

From riding in the back of an ex-army truck across Africa to battling rabies and drinking his own Urine, Irish travel writer and presenter Manchan Magan is not your regular D4 head! He may have grown up in Donnybrook but he is living a life far removed from the world of Yummy Mummies. He could … [Read more...]

2015 Travel Bucket List

2015 Travel Bucket List

Quick post to share with you some of the destinations I hope to travel to this year. It has always been my goal to visit 50 countries before my 30th birthday, which means I need to visit a minimum of 5 countries this year. Considering it's January 15th and I have one ticked off already, that … [Read more...]

Visas in South East Asia – The Lowdown

Visas in South East Asia – The Lowdown

One of the most stressful things for many people when planning a big trip is working out which countries require a visa, which don't, how much they cost, where to apply, when to apply and a million other visa related questions. I will try, as best I can, to answer these questions in this blog post … [Read more...]

Cheesetastic – Acting out for a Korean TV show

Cheesetastic – Acting out for a Korean TV show

For any of you that read this blog regularly you'll know that there is never a dull moment in my life in Korea. This week, yet again, has so far proved to be eventful...and it's only Tuesday!! So yesterday evening my boss came bursting into the staff room and asked me and my colleagues if we would … [Read more...]