There’s Nothing Quite Like Art & Elephants (Ellie’s Week 12)

Mon 16th Nov – Mon 23rd Nov On Monday evening (despite our earlier vows of abstinence) we invited Wendy & Brian back to ours for another evening of drinking and socialising. The next day we seemed to have built up a bit more tolerance as we did not feel too worse for wear and so decided that … More There’s Nothing Quite Like Art & Elephants (Ellie’s Week 12)

Miles & Miles Of Magnificent Beaches (Ellie’s Week 11)

Mon 9th Nov – Mon 16th Nov So, week 11 began with the much anticipated arrival the removal vans along with a couple of Romanian guys (one very friendly and one very quiet) and a Polish guy who was just recovering from a hernia operation (not a good start when you are in the removals game!). … More Miles & Miles Of Magnificent Beaches (Ellie’s Week 11)

‘In Bruges’

Ellie’s Week 7 Week seven has been a tale of two parts, after leaving Kenny and Alice’s we headed to Matt’s mums to sort out the remnants of paperwork we had left there and organise last minute insurances, european breakdown cover and the like. Neither of us are huge fans of paperwork (in fact it … More ‘In Bruges’

Back On The Road!

So.. apologies this is a little late… (week 7, soon to follow) Ellie’s Week 6 Week 6 passed in a bit of a blur, thanks to Annie and Steve’s good-natured hospitality we had a warm bed to sleep in, a roof over our heads, delicious food and all the creature comforts we could need. The evenings … More Back On The Road!

Two Giant Steps

Ellie’s Week 3 This week has been quite a monumental one, in more ways than one. It started off with a visit to Unesco World Heritage sites of Newgrange and Knowth at Bru na Boinne.  I had been once before when I came to stay with the Kidson Clan with Katherine a friend of mine … More Two Giant Steps