Ireland – The Rusty Mackeral, Ti Linn, Donegal – Music – Soulful – Respect

Ireland – The Rusty Mackeral – Music – Soulful – Respect I walked past this pub in Ti Linn, Donegal on a bad weather day from walking the cliffs of Slieve League – not a soul in sight. The next afternoon was a Sunday, the sun was out and the pub was packed –  grass roots traditional Irish music wafted through the rooms – the locals were singing. In most places singers/musicians … Continue reading Ireland – The Rusty Mackeral, Ti Linn, Donegal – Music – Soulful – Respect

Galway, Ireland – Colourful – Eclectic – Music

Galway, Ireland – Colourful – Eclectic – Music Like myself, most people around the world have heard of Galway. So I was expecting a reasonable size city to fit its reputation. Surprisingly, the ‘city’ has no building over two stories high and you can walk around its centre in half an hour – yet takes many more to explore its vibrancy.           Continue reading Galway, Ireland – Colourful – Eclectic – Music

Bondi Girl Meets – Ireland Blues Music – Monaghan

Monaghan Harvest Times Blues Music Festival – Ireland You have to love those last minute invites. Not knowing where you will stay or what you will see or experience.  This was one of those moments……. It was the 20th annual Blues Festival in Monaghan. A small enough town not to be overrun with too many people. In fact is was downright cruzy strolling the streets … Continue reading Bondi Girl Meets – Ireland Blues Music – Monaghan