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Sustainable Diving: A Guide
17/07/2017

Sustainable Diving: A Guide

Evelyn Byer
As divers, we are privileged to see the world from an amazing point of view: under the water. Many times divers can witness firsthand the results of threats facing the ocean like pollution, warming waters, and coral bleaching. The sea now faces various issues and sustainable diving tries both to not… […]
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Summer Support for Our Seas
07/07/2017

Summer Support for Our Seas

Evelyn Byer
Last June, United Nations held the Ocean Conference in support of the implementation of sustainable development goal (SDG) 14: conserve and sustainably use the ocean, seas, and marine resources for sustainable development. The conference coincided with World Oceans Day, an event geared at raising… […]
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Summertime in Costa Brava
03/07/2017

Summertime in Costa Brava

Evelyn Byer
The stunning Costa Brava stretches along Catalonia's northern coastline and is famous for its protected coves, beaches, and rich history. Its name means ‘rugged coast’ because of its winding rocky coastline and topography influenced by the Pyrenees Mountains. Numerous natural parks and… […]
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Whale Watching in Europe
27/06/2017

Whale Watching in Europe

Evelyn Byer
There’s something humbling and eye opening about seeing some of the largest animals on Earth in their natural environment. Did you know Europe is becoming a prime destination to go whale watching? This is due to the fact that it offers a variety of habitats and 40% of all known cetaceans in… […]
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Sea Kayaking in Donegal
16/05/2017

Sea Kayaking in Donegal

James O'Donnell
Donegal has many miles of coastline, some of which are fairly remote and challenging. West coast weather can also be unpredictable at the best of times, so a good understanding on how the current weather conditions will affect the sea is the key to planning any trip. Sometimes those big headlands… […]
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5 Tips to See the Northern Lights
10/05/2017

5 Tips to See the Northern Lights

Julia Vera Prieto
Bren Whelan is an award-winning photographer that has successfully captured the beauty of the Northern Lights with his camera on plenty of occasions. Just about two weeks ago, he shared one of those magic moments through his Twitter account, one that we strongly recommend to follow if you want to… […]
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Gola Island
15/03/2017

Gola Island

Iain Miller
This is our second post in a series of short articles on the islands of Donegal and on the most popular of rock climbing venues on each of them. Today we follow up with another of its jewels: Gola Island. Gola Island in western Donegal is the epicentre of the Donegal's climbing scene, with well over… […]
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Donegal Islands
11/02/2017

Donegal Islands

Iain Miller
Living off the western coast of County Donegal lays an archipelago of unique and outstandingly beautiful islands: the Donegal Islands. These islands provide a very real glimpse into a time long forgotten and a way of life almost gone from our distant shore. A visit to any of the islands will provide… […]
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