Hill of Uisneach

  On a recent trip to Ireland, we covered much ground all the way from the Antrim coast in the north to the Beara Peninsula in the far southwest and all the way back to Dublin in the east.  Of all the magnificent sites and places we visited, the most memorable and spiritual is the […]

Belfast – Vestiges of Conflict

  A trip to Northern Ireland requires at least a day or two in Belfast, a city with much history and where the visible scars and vestiges of conflict still remain.  Belfast is steadily becoming a respectable tourist destination with sites, nightlife, and attractions such as the Titanic Belfast.  Although Belfast generally lags Dublin in […]


Whiskey drinkers the world over can argue over their whiskey, but reality is where the rubber meets the road and without doubt, the Irish make the best whiskey found anywhere in the world.  

Escape from Cancun

After our first trip to Cancun, we almost never returned.  This tourist city on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula simply does not meet the criteria for what we would call a quiet, vision quest excursion location.  However, we soon discovered the spiritual areas are about an hour south of Cancun near Tulim and Playa del Carmen.  Here, […]