Top 5 sights in Donegal

Top 5 sights in Donegal

Ireland has its fair share of unique and unusual places, but nothing is more out of the ordinary as Donegal, the northernmost area of the country. Donegal, or "Dún na nGall" in Irish, means the Fort of the Foreigners, but older Irish speakers usually refer to it by a much older name: Tír Chonaill, the land of Conal. Another, perhaps more fitting name is the forgotten country, as many of the inhabitants call it, because Donegal seems to be cut of from the country, and sometimes seems to ha... [ read more ]

The most unusual attractions in Ireland

The most unusual attractions in Ireland

Visiting quaint little towns, friendly pubs and scenic natural attractions is usually what every visitor to Ireland does when starting to discover the country. But when you've seen all the major attractions and you're trying to delve deeper into the island's culture and day to day life, it's time to turn to sights that are more unusual than your standard fare. Ireland is full of unique places, even if sometimes they are not very easy to find. If you want to get to know the emerald island bet... [ read more ]