County Tipperary: a tourist paradise

County Tipperary: a tourist paradise

Tipperary is one of the most famous counties in Ireland, subject of tales and songs, and that's simply because it is so beautiful that even other Irish counties have to admit it. Tipperary is a large-ish county in central Ireland, in the scenic Shannon Region. Beautiful towns and picturesque villages make Tipperary a delight for the urban traveler, but its natural attractions are nothing to scoff at either. Tipperary is rife with all sorts of historical attractions, many interesting pubs eve... [ read more ]

Top 5 castles in Ireland

Top 5 castles in Ireland

France and Scotland are not the only places in Western Europe that can boast of well-preserved castles dating back to the Middle Ages or maybe even earlier. Ireland has quite a few castles too, and if you're wondering about what's best than a medieval castles that takes you back to the times of knights, quests and romance, try this: castles in the beautiful, green Irish countryside. The peaceful rolling hills and rocky outcrops of Ireland are the perfect backdrop for a majestic castle. And s... [ read more ]