Time Out on the Beach

Cloudy skies  I purchased a little, open fronted beach tent two summers ago; it has been such a blessing – I can now spend quality time by the seaside in inclement weather. The beach called me last Wednesday, so I packed my tent and a picnic, before heading out to a quiet cove. A few clouds graced the Donegal skies:   Inside my beach tent Then the […]

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Donegal- The Coolest Place on the Planet

Cows grazing near Dooey Beach County Donegal was recently voted “The coolest place on the planet” by National Geographic Traveller(UK). Outdoor Pursuits Donegal’s outstanding scenery provides a mecca for outdoor pursuits including: Walking Sailing Sea kayaking Swimming Fishing Photography Bird watching… We love to welcome new visitors.  Beautiful Beaches We have many beautiful beaches. The following video was filmed on Carrickfin Beach. […]

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Carrickfin

The Carrickfin Boat Strand  I wrote this poem last year for all those who had to leave Ireland after the very abrupt ending of the Celtic Tiger .  Who knows if they or the salmon will return?              Carrickfin Two pillars stand like sentries, Guarding a channel, Where ghosts of the past roam, On white horses stretching […]

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