Cashel House Review, County Galway, Ireland

On the west coast of Ireland, overlooking Cashel Bay, sits Cashel House. This 50 acre estate, in Connemara, County Galway, in the heart of Ireland National Park, has been welcoming guests for a long, long time; over 50 years by the McEvilly family. The four star family-run, historic hotel, built in the 1700’s, is a garden […]

April 21st, 2017|Food, Ireland, Lodging|

An Indianapolis Couples’ Weekend Getaway

Guest post by Jamie Rhein

When looking for a place in between Chicago and Columbus for a couples’ getaway with friends of ours, Indianapolis made the cut. The weekend was a perfect mix of history, race cars, food, literature, theater and wine–all except for the race cars were within minutes of each other.

Before the weekend, our experience […]

April 19th, 2017|Food, Lodging, Travel, Travel Writer, Uncategorized, What a Trip|

Review: Gregans Castle in the Burren Ireland

Did you know that 70% of Ireland’s wild flowers are grown in the Burren? The unique floral landscape is laced with hazelnut trees and mossy banks, an ideal hiding spot for Gentian fairies. The spring Gentian blooms in May, its flowers a vibrant blue color. How do I know this? I had the pleasure of […]

April 14th, 2017|Ireland, Lodging, Restaurants and Dining|