Posts

Somo time and the living is easy…

We ended up in Somo by mistake, but what a great mistake it turned out to be. If you were to ask me right now, where I’d like to spend next summer, I’d have no hesitation in saying, Somo, all day long. On Somo time, the living is easy… Even in early June this place operates in slo-mo, with some places still dusting down the slumber of the off-season and the full holiday resort summer buzz yet to kick-in, even though the longest day is just around the corner. Somo’s real charm is its small town simplicity and snail’s pace. What’s the hurry seems to be the vibe, you’re on Somo time.




We hit on Somo after leaving Biarritz and deciding to give San Sebastian and Bilbao a skip this time round. Running along the Cantabrian coast and approaching Santander from the opposite direction than planned (due to the cancellation of the Brittany FerriesCork-Santander route only days before our planned departure). With the Connemara ship requisitioned for other duties due to rudder trouble on Brittany’s…

An experience to beat the band in West Cork