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Midlands
On a crisp Autumn morning myself and a colleague of mine from work headed through the fog over to Slane in Co Meath. Just before you come into the village on the N51 you come upon Slane Castle Demesne. For any of you who attended any of the concerts over the last 30 years this...
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Last week we had the pleasure of visiting a beautiful farm outside of Athboy in Co Meath. Causey farm is run by the Murtagh family and has been welcoming guests of all ages over the past number of years. They offer hen party packages, summer camps, team building, the Causey Christmas experience and of course...
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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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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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County Monaghan is full of amazing places to visit. The beautiful Castle Leslie and its grounds, The Patrick Kavanagh centre in Iniskeen or the Tin Church in Laragh to name a few.  With the beautiful weather though last Monday, myself and Mam decided to make the short trip from Cavan to Lough Muckno. Lough Muckno...
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The Cuilcagh Mountain is the only mountain in Ireland that is situated in both Northern Ireland and the Republic. It is the highest point in both Cavan and Fermanagh and on a beuatiful sunny Monday a few weeks ago, myself and Mam decided to do the Cuilcagh Legnabrocky trail. I had heard lots of stories...
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Since May we have been bringing you a different destination to visit or activity to experience every week. We have had so much fun discovering and exploring this amazing country of ours! So we have decided to compile a list of our favourite destinations of 2016 for you, so you can add them to your...
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Is it too soon to be talking about Christmas in November? I am definitely one of those people who thinks that Christmas should start on December 8th. Not the day after Halloween! However I might like to deny it, Christmas is definitely creeping up fast this year and most of us have a little someone...
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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!!