Magilligan Point guards the mouth of Lough Foyle and is home to Lough Foyle Ferry and Martello Tower. This short beach walk through a National Nature Reserve provides opportunities for visitors to explore the beach or spot birdlife and sealife. When there is decent weather it’s good to take a nice stroll along this beach,Continue reading “Road Trip: Magilligan Point Beach”
Benone Strand is one of the most popular beaches in Northern Ireland because of its location, activities and easy access. This seven mile stretch of sand incorporates three beaches in one; Downhill Beach, Benone Strand and Magilligan Beach. However, when I visit it I tend to visit one at a time. As you can see fromContinue reading “Road Trip: Benone Beach”
This short little walk is a traffic free walk, along the shore of Lough Swilly between Buncrana and Stragill Strand. It passes along the quiet beaches, old forts and numerous sites of historical interest. I find the views to be quite peaceful. It’s a simple walk as well apart from some stone areas.
Summary High on a hill in the Tuscan countryside stands a castle of golden stone, home to Patricia O’Hara’s writers’ retreat – a serene hideaway where you can polish your prose by the pool, gain inspiration from your peers and eat the best melanzane in Italy, courtesy of shelf Aldo. But, while the splendour ofContinue reading “Summer Reads – One Summer In Tuscany”