Color Me Rad – Korea

Color Me Rad – Korea

Some crazy colorful photos from the Color Me Rad 5km Race that I did with some friends in Korea last Saturday. Great fun, well-organized and definitely a race to remember! I would highly recommend signing up if this race comes to your city. :)   … [Read more...]

Representing Ireland on a Korean Quiz Show

Last weekend, along with a group of about 10 other Irish people (including the Irish Ambassador to Korea and her family), I had the chance to represent Ireland in the audience of a Korean Quiz show. Random, I KNOW!! The TV show was called 'Quiz on Korea' and involves 30 individuals from 30 … [Read more...]

The Kindness of Strangers

The Kindness of Strangers

I was talking to some friends last night about solo travel and the enormous benefits bestowed on people who are brave or adventurous enough to set off on their travels alone. I thought I could use my blog to share some positive experiences I have encountered with total strangers but mainly I wanted … [Read more...]

Flash Mob Cork: Dance into the weekend

Flash Mob Cork: Dance into the weekend

Summer in Ireland this year fell on Friday 10th August, and what a beautiful summer it was. As luck would have it, some wise soul in Cork decided to organize a Flash Mob in Grand Parade so we could 'dance into the weekend' in style! Normally flash mobs gather quickly, do something wacky, then … [Read more...]

Lost in Latvia!

Lost in Latvia!

This is a travel article I wrote that was published in Backpacker Europe Magazine about....6 years ago!  Have you ever been ice-skating at 5am? Have you ever dunked your head into a frozen Baltic river when the temperature is -19° Celsius? Have you ever tasted the diverse and unfamiliar food that … [Read more...]