Wild Atlantic Way – Ireland

Best Donegal Beaches- Wild Atlantic Way

Outdoors is best for Family Holidays in 2021

Planning the family holiday for Ireland in 2021 has never been so complicated, but one thing for sure is we will be staying in Ireland.  Covid-19 has ensured that we will be staying in Ireland this summer and we want to help you plan that summer holiday in the outdoors.  1 Get Ready for Holidays […]

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Best Walks Dingle

Best Dingle and North Kerry Walks – Kerry

Kerry Loop Walks The Dingle Peninsula has scenery to rival any in Ireland and has a number of excellent walking routes.  North Kerry also has some very good walks, mainly of the easy to moderate variety, some of which are well suited to families. We have blogs on other walks in Kerry as well as […]

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Best in Donegal

Best Donegal Fact Sheet

Donegal County Donegal in the province of Ulster is the most northerly county in the Republic of Ireland and shares a border with Northern Ireland. It’s known for its wild rugged beauty and its extensive coastline forms a key part of the Wild Atlantic Way with some of Ireland’s best surfing. The Slieve League cliffs […]

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Music Festivals in Ireland – History – Part 3.

History of Music Festivals, Ireland  – Musicians- Bands played-U2- Thin Lizzy – Chieftans- Rory Gallaher.   Ireland has a great range of festivals held mainly in the summer months. These festivals have grown from a music base of festivals since the 1970’s.  This piece looks at the development of the festival in Ireland as we […]

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Best Walks Kerry

Kerry Hikes and Longer Walks

Kerry Hikes and Longer Walks  Kerry has Ireland’s highest mountains and to climb as safely as possible a guide is strongly recommended. These walks are longer, much more difficult and strenuous and need a high level of fitness, suitable footwear, clothing and planning to do complete safely. Contact us for guides as they need to […]

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Best Walks Kerry

Best Walks Killarney and Ring of Kerry

Walks Killarney and Ring of Kerry Loop Walks. Kerry is well known for its spectacular scenery of dramatic mountains, seascapes and lakes. One of the best ways to get the most out of it is on foot and it offers great walking routes for all ability levels. These range from short loops ideal for all […]

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Best Beach Ireland

Best Beaches Achill Island

Best Beaches Achill Island   The rugged wild windy coast of Mayo is remote, unspoilt and beautiful. A train from Dublin can take you directly to Westport or hire a car to drive all the way to Achill Island. Bike hire at Achill Island and Westport, including some Electric Bikes to cycle the Great Western Greenway. […]

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Best Beaches Mayo – the Wild Atlantic Way

Best Beaches Mayo – Wild Atlantic Way The rugged wild windy coast of North Mayo is remote, unspoilt and beautiful with a loop drive from Ballina or further along the north-west coast to the Mullet Peninsula or south-west towards Achill.  The area has few shops or facilities so if you plan to spend a day […]

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Vist Clare

Co Clare Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet – Co Clare, Ireland. The coastline of Co Clare, Ireland, makes up a good portion of the Wild Atlantic Way and has a number of beaches that are great for swimming, surfing and walking. You can drive the coastal route in a day with stops at a few beaches. If you can spend […]

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Drive Ring of Kerry

Best Drive Ireland – Ring of Kerry

Drive the Ring of Kerry The Ring of Kerry is possibly Ireland’s top driving route taking in some of the country’s most dramatic scenery. It runs for  179 km on the Iveragh Peninsula which stretches out into the Atlantic Ocean and is world-famous for its dramatic landscapes, sparkling seascapes, colourful towns and villages and impressive […]

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