Want an honest and unbiased review of destinations and travel topics?

Are you ready to discover the world through a humorous and unconventional style?

Then welcome to Arrivals Hall, the storytelling solo female travel blog.

What you’ll find in this blog:

Along with containing essential travel advice, the stories on this travel blog are curated to inspire, educate and entertain you.

Whether it’s a list of hilarious Irish slang phrases or a summary of Russia’s cultural achievements, Arrivals Hall challenges perceptions of solo female travel and destinations visited. Arrivals Hall will also help you to become a more culturally-sensitive traveller.

I’m a destination expert for my beautiful home county of Kerry. I also have a comprehensive guide to planning a trip to Ireland.

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My How to Afford to Travel post was the subject of my February 2019 interview with Deirdre Walsh on Radio Kerry’s Talkabout Show. As I mentioned on the show, booking.com is my preferred accommodation provider when travelling.

My post New York City Saint Patrick’s Day Parade was a Finalist for the 2018 Blog Awards Ireland in the Personal Blog Post category, so check it out!

My home region, the Reeks District, in County Kerry was named in Rough Guides 6 Regions On Our Radar list for 2019.

My short play, The Technophobe, was performed by Dóchas Drama Group in Killarney as part of their Series of Short Plays performances in January/February 2019.

The Small Roads Theatre Festival in Kenmare performed two of my short plays in Kenmare, October 2019: Flight Connections and A Generous Offer of Unconditional Love.