• PLACES

    IRELAND: VALENTIA – ISLAND AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD

    While the Ban Cheile* and I were¬†on our Ring Of Kerry trip last month we based ourselves in the Valentia Royal Hotel on the small island off the Kerry coast. The island is just 11km long and 3km wide with a population of only 665 permanent¬†residents – about the same as a very small neighbourhood in Dublin. Having said that…