Anna Parkes

Anna Parkes is a travel writer from Athlone in County Westmeath. She graduated from the University of Limerick with a degree in New Media and English. Anna is passionate about writing and travelling and hopes to continue combining these two interests for as long as possible. She aims to see as much of the world as she can, while always making time to embrace all Ireland has to offer. Virginia Woolf Wrote that “As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world”, and those are the words Anna lives by.

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