Tag Archives: ireland

Glamping at Surrey Hills | Pictures

Holiday was very much needed. If you noticed (why would you tho🤔), we have not had our sun☀️ vacation this year, which is rather strange. Of course, this is intentional. First up, was our glamping trip to Surrey. Our previous glamping trip was a blast, so I decided to give it a go, again. Much to…

Why I resented being a Doctor | My Story

Hi guys. I have not plan for this blog entry to turn up here –in my website, so soon. To be honest, today has been a shitty day😩and I am kinda dealing with a complicated issue regarding work so I decided to write about my life being a doctor -the good, the ugly and most…

Moving to London | Our story

Yes, London is still in the same time zone as Ireland where we resided for the past  more than 15 years. Also yes, it is only an hour flight away (from Dublin). Despite this, they actually can’t be anymore different. Ireland works with great simplicity and nothing is too much of a big deal. There is…

What Ireland meant to us + Why we left

When I was young, my dad always teased me about a mole on the dorsal aspect of my right foot during his evening cuddles. He used to say, ‘You will be a traveller. And you will leave my side for a very long time.’ Did I believe my dad? Hella NO. I was five. I…

Chasing Irish Summer at Bunratty Castle 

I know it’s the end of July and you would think we are heading towards the warmest season of the year. Unfortunately, it pains me to say that in Ireland, summer has come and left. Once upon a time, in early June, just over a month ago -we had our Irish summer. It was really…

Come with me: Limerick Milk Market (top spot in Limerick)

  (You can also read this article at http://www.sophiavoon.com) Err, yea. Life has been busy this week. I mean, I’ve been busy. Juggling between my intentionally long breakfast at work and taking selfies with fellow colleagues -in extremely professional manner 😅 Hence the delay in this week’s blog post. Anyhow, I’ve been living the countryside…

Come with me: County Mayo

(You can also read this article at http://www.sophiavoon.com) Yes, the summer is officially over in Ireland. I’m sick of the weather forecast saying the same thing over and over again: wind/rain/wind/rain… but instead of whining about it, we decided (okay, I decided) to… dance in the rain. Metaphorically, duh. I can’t even walk properly, let…