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YongPyong Resort – A Winter Wonderland

Last weekend my friend Sonja and I headed to Phoenix Park and Yongpyong resort for a mini vacation. It was so good to get away for a few days and the scenery up in the mountains was spectacular. We spent…

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°…

Time Lapse Photography

This was my first attempt at time-lapse photography on my Gopro. I set the camera to take a photo every 2 seconds, edited them on iMovie to playback in high speed, added some pretty music and VOILA!   Lesson learned?…

Snap Happy Sunday

Just some snaps I took over the weekend before all the beautiful ice and snow melted away. Let  me know what you think as this whole photography malarky is new enough to me! Enjoy!  Like this:Like Loading…

Eleven Cities Ice Skating Tour

Having only been in The Netherlands a week everything is totally new and interesting.  At first I loved exploring the streets in the warm evening sun, walking over the canals and becoming mesmerized by the sheer number of bicycles in…

Snowing faster than an Irishman drinks

*Beep Beep* coming through, coming through! Crash. Bang. Brrrrrr. Who knew maneuvering a bike on ice would be so difficult?! Well put two clueless girls on a tandem bike, give them a push start across a frozen lake and the task is…

Seasons in the sun

I don’t often blog “Photo posts” as I am no photographer and have quite possibly the crappiest camera ever (thanks a lot homeplus.. Grrrrr) but I just got an idea for a post from my friend brooke (whose blog you…

“SHIVER ME TIMBERS”

“Shiver me timbers (or as we like to say in lil old Ireland “timber me shiversssssss!”) it’s damn cold outside!”. But as there is not a lot one can do about the weather I may as well build a bridge…

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Murphys Law: Pray for it to snow on Christmas every year since you were a child and it will never snow. Leave the country for 2 winters in a row, and it will snow more than it did it the…

Now THAT’S what I call STYLE!!

Korean snowboarders are awesome. Well, their balance anint all that good and they seem to fall and their backsides too frequently for comfort BUT boy are their clothes too cool for school. Who are these ghetto-tastic guys and gals covered…

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