Monday, 14 September 2015


I was delighted and honoured to receive this recognition from my fellow Irish travel writers and bloggers at the Travel Media Awards in Dublin's Westbury Hotel on Friday. Thank you so very much to everyone who voted for me, you're very kind. I must also proudly mention the runner-up in this category, my fellow travel blogger and good pal Brendan Harding, a talented and nice guy. Further, my friend and colleague at Independent News and Media, Pol O Conghaile (the travel editor at Travel), was named Best Irish Travel Writer, and rightly so. A great day and evening was enjoyed by everyone at the awards ceremony organised by