Lighthouses and Wren’s Eggs on the Black Head Path

Having explored every nook and cranny of Carrickfergus Castle we decided to spend the afternoon walking¬†along the shores of Belfast Lough. Son’s energy levels prior to this in abundance, were instantly depleted when the word “walk” was uttered. Persistent parents are we though so we forged ahead. Just a short drive¬†further along the Co. Antrim…

Carrickfergus Castle

A striking feature of the landscape from land, sea and air Carrickfergus Castle represents over 800 years of military might. Having driven past it on numerous occasions and even spied it from the ferry as we sailed down out of Belfast Lough, this visit I determined we would finally discover what lay behind those imposing…