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So many of my friends and family have told me about their visit to Fota wildlife park in Co Cork and I was so glad that myself and Ali had the opportunity to visit last weekend. It still amazes me how many places there are to visit in this beautiful country and when we arrived...
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So we are keeping along the theme of going Galavanting for less in Ireland this summer. Did you know that there are over 70 camping/caravan sites in Ireland. They range in price from €10 per unit to €50 per unit per night. Considerably lower than renting a holiday home or hotel room and lets face...
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A conversation that I have with friends and family more and more often these days is how expensive it is to go on a staycation in Ireland. Its so much cheaper to hop on a plane and head off somewhere sunny for the price of a few nights stay in a hotel in Ireland. Think how...
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I recently read a blog on the downside of travelling on your own. While all the points made were very true, I think there are some amazing places to visit in this country on your own, and sometimes they are even better to visit on your own. Now granted its always nice to have one...
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Just on the edge of the beautiful little coastal town of Dingle, Co Kerry there is an amazing aquarium that everyone must put on their bucket list- Dingle Oceanworld. Me and Ali were travelling from Cork city so we took the N22 out of Cork towards Killarney. From Killarney we followed the N72 to Killorglin...
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Just outside Killarney town, on the road to the Gap of Dunloe and Carrauntoohil, you will find the parish of Fossa. Its from here that you have glorious views of the McGillicuddy reeks, beautiful walks and fabulous accommodation- The Innisfallen Hotel. Situated just 4km outside Killarney the hotel is ideally located for those who want...
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It would be a great wee country if we could roof it! We get some amazing days in Ireland but we also get some pretty wet ones also. So on those days when the weather might not be so nice I have compiled a list of places for you to visit. 10. Galway City Museum...
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If you’re looking for castles then look no further. Ireland is a country rich in history and you can’t go very far without seeing beautiful turrets on the skyline. There are hundreds of castles in various states of repair in Ireland but these are the top ten that you must visit! Cabra Castle Cabra castle...
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Everyone should put aside at least one day a month to go walking with family and friends. Whether its a stroll around your local park, a walk on the beach, or a climb up a mountain. A few Sundays ago myself and 7 members of my family decided to climb up Slievenamon. The name comes...
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Happy New Year everyone! We are so excited here at Galavanting Ireland about 2017 and all the Galavant’s we have planned! Lots of us meet up over Christmas and New year with friends and family that we haven’t seen in a while. So last weekend I was really looking forward to meeting up with two...
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Every week I will endeavour to bring you a new place in Ireland to visit, whether its a day trip, an overnight stay or just an experience that’s not to be missed. So are you ready? Lets go GALAVANTING!!