Dinner at BASTION in Kinsale

Having the night of the kids last night, we decided to head down to Kinsale and try out Bastion. Mr. SKD has heard plenty about it and it sounded pretty good. So after a quick… View Post

Daytrip to Cobh

For many years Cobh was the port of Cork and has been linkend to Atlantic crossings. About 2.5 million Irish emigrated to America from this port. In 1838 the Sirius, the first steamship to cross… View Post

Fenn’s Quay

I have found the best Eggs Benedict  in Cork – finally! I eating my way through town in search of a perfect eggs Benedict, I can finally say, that I found it at Fenn’s Quay. Their… View Post


Ballymaloe is home of a wonderful restaurant, beautiful grounds and most importantly- cookery school of the famous Darina Allen. We booked in for Sunday lunch and explored the grounds afterwards. The restaurant is at the main… View Post

Fota Island Resort

We stayed at Fota Island Resort  last weekend and it was such a treat! We have been a few times to the Cove restaurant, which is unfortunately now closed, so we dined at the Fota… View Post