Top things to do in Ireland in the summer – biking, cruising, museums and beaches

Top things to do in Ireland in the summer – biking, cruising, museums and beaches

As summer arrives lots of events are happening all over Ireland especially outdoors. The country offers lots of cultural, adventurous and fun things to do. The evenings get longer and the weather gets warmer which allows one to go out more and enjoy something special. There are several hiking opportunities, festivals and other fun things to do in Ireland during the summer season. Take your friends or family out for a picnic and enjoy the sunny weather. There are also cruising opportunities, l... [ read more ]

The best tourist attractions in County Galway

The best tourist attractions in County Galway

Galway is famous for its wonderful geographical features, as the Mountain Ranges with the Twelve Bens which dominates the Connemara skyline. There you will find many islands off the coast, such as the Aran Islands which is one of the most beautiful attractions in County Galway. It has limnetic lakes, with salmon, coarse and trout fish. in abundance. County Galway has many blue flag beaches. The most popular and largest beaches are in Connemara. In Galway you can explore the greatest castles i... [ read more ]

Things to see in County Clare

Things to see in County Clare

County Clare is probably the most touristy county in Ireland, and why shouldn't it be? Co Clare is blessed with some of the most stunning natural sights on the Emerald Isle, and it justly deserves all the attention it gets. Besides the countless attractions, a great thing about Co Clare is that the tourist infrastructure is one of the best in Ireland. Even the smallest village will have good transport connections, several accommodation options, and no shortage of pubs and restaurants where y... [ read more ]

Hidden tourist gems in Ireland

Hidden tourist gems in Ireland

Although it is in the best interests of any country to make its attractions known to the world, this is not always the case, and some sights might be a bit...out of sight. But a few hidden attractions are great news for tourists who are looking to see something novel, something off the beaten path. Ireland has several tourist gems which are not on obvious display, and while it's great to discover them by accident, we thought we'd make it easier to find them for those who are not staying in I... [ read more ]

The most beautiful islands in Ireland

The most beautiful islands in Ireland

Ireland, the emerald isle, is actually more than one isle: in addition to the main island of Ireland, which is shared between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, there are many other satellite islands and islets scattered along Ireland's coastline. Many of these islands hold some of the most significant historical and cultural heritage of the island, and as a general rule, they all have amazing natural sights, even if human settlements are rather scarce. If you want to see what lie... [ read more ]

Top 5 beaches in Ireland

Top 5 beaches in Ireland

Being an island, Ireland obviously has quite a few choice beaches. While the infamous weather might frighten off some people, it's not nearly as bad as the stories claim - Ireland can have brilliantly sunny days that are just perfect for a day at the beach. And even if the sky is cloudy, the beauty of Irish beaches will convince you to go at least for a walk on the shores of the Atlantic, or the Irish Sea. So for those who want some sand between their toes, here are the top 5 beaches in Ireland.... [ read more ]