Doris Day’s in the Summer

Summer greetings to you all from Bridie’s Cottage, Sorry I haven’t been in touch lately but I have been feeling a little bit under the weather.  The recent humidity a few weeks ago really took it out of me and affected my diabetes and my sugars went a bit high, but that’s another days blog ! Thankfully my loving, ever observant humans noticed my warning signs immediately and they provided me with a fan and cooled me down with a little cool mist spray on my head, belly and my little feet at regular intervals. I was feeling really drained even though I spent most of the day in the shade of a cool kitchen and I only went outside for toilet breaks. To help me recuperate I came down to my peaceful holiday retreat with my humans in lovely Clonakilty, which is in the heart of West Cork and is part of the Wild Atlantic Way, to get away from it all and to restore myself back to full health. Once the humidity lifted from the air so did my spirits and I felt vibrant again within …
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Pet Friendly Accommodation in Ireland

Pet Friendly Accommodation Dog Friendly Accommodation Click on this link for a full tour of this dog friendly accommodation Looking for Pet Friendly accommodation in Cork ? Look no further as Bridies Cottage is a Dog friendly and Pet friendly accommodation nestled in a tranquil country setting. Situated 7 minutes drive from the bustling scenic West Cork town of Clonakilty and 10-15 minutes drive from many superb dog friendly beaches such as the Blue flag beach of Inchydoney and Rosscarbery. Bridies Cottage offers tourists the best of both worlds in this peaceful setting, as a taxi/people carrier into Clonakilty will cost you approximately 12/15 euros each way. There is an array of pubs like DeBarras, Scannells, and an excellent choice of restaurants and cafes on offer in this picturesque town. Bridies Cottage was built over 120 years ago and it has been modernized in recent years but it still contains its old world charm. The cottage has two main bedrooms upstairs,…
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Doggie Style (In Amsterdam)

No,No,No, it's not what you are thinking... As regular visitors to the site may have noticed, a few days went by without a blog being posted.. Josephine, my better half, celebrated a significant birthday on Saturday, so we took off to Amsterdam to celebrate same. We stayed at a fantastic Bed & Breakfast, owned and operated by Peter Boogaard www.boogaardsbnb.com Peter is a Doggie Fanatic, and you will be met at the breakfast table by Pépe & Curly two beautiful Jack Russell Terriers, as well as other guests of the 2 legged kind. We stayed in the Jack Room, but there are other's named Pug etc. If you are a planning a trip to Amsterdam (Highly recommended) maybe for the winners dog show held each year, I would highly recommend staying with Peter, Tomasz and the dogs. And normal service will resume re the blog tomorrow.
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