Walk

  • Best Cork Walks

    The Rebel County covers a lot of ground, taking up nearly a corner of Irish coastline and stretching from the Atlantic to the tip of the Irish Midlands Little surprise, so, that this county has a truly inspiring variety of walks. Cork residents are rightfully proud of their county’s beauty and nature. So, we put […]

  • Ireland’s Best Foodie Walking Tours

    Not that long ago, the phrase “Irish cuisine” was almost an oxymoron: Variety was limited, and long, slow boiling was the key to preparing everything from cabbage to coddle. Cut to 2019 and you’re never far away from a treat for your taste buds. Over the past decade, Irish restaurants and entrepreneurs returned from all […]

  • Ireland’s Best Forest Trails

    Trees are among the greatest natural resources we have. The more we learn about them, the greater our appreciation grows. The Japanese have an expression, shinrin-yoku, which translates to “forest bathing”. It means that because trees fill their environments with beautiful, clean oxygen, we should seek it out, “bathe” in woodlands, and soak up that […]

  • Three Spooky Sites Across Ireland

    The Irish have a special place in their (dark) hearts for Halloween. The country’s history and folklore are filled with legendary ghosts, banshees and worse. Irish writers and filmmakers have also contributed to the art of spooky storytelling, from Neil Jordan’s Company of Wolves to Bram Stoker’s Dracula and everything in between. And ghost stories […]

  • How to Read a Paper Map

    With so many amazing walks and trails for you to explore throughout Ireland, now’s the time to brush up on your map reading skills. When hiking or exploring isolated trails, you can’t rely on Google Maps and GPS, which is why it’s so important to know how to read a paper map. Here are the […]

  • Joyce’s Dublin: Bloomsday

    James Joyce’s love affair with Dublin is well-known. The city is featured throughout his famous works but nowhere more so than Ulysses. Joyce’s greatest literary work follows Leopold Bloom, as he journeys across Dublin on the 16th of June. Each Bloomsday, thousands of fans recreate Bloom’s steps across the city and visit the famous sites […]

  • Fort Elizabth Cork

    Walking Tour: Cork in One Day

    Steeped in history, Cork boasts a vibrant atmosphere and electric personality, making it one of Ireland’s most popular tourist destinations. With so much to see and do in ‘The Rebel City’, we’ve put together a one-day walking tour, which takes in some of the city’s most famous attractions and popular sites. The route covers a […]

  • Great Western Way Mayo

    Ireland’s Greenways and Trails

    Ireland’s Greenways and trails are a great way to see some of the most beautiful and unspoilt parts of the country while enjoying the great outdoors. We’ve hand-picked some of Ireland’s best and most popular trails for you to explore this summer. Whatever your fitness level or location, you’re sure to find a route to […]

  • Walking Tours: Dublin in One Day

    Whether you’re planning a weekend away or simply visiting for the day, Dublin is a city with lots to offer. To make sure you see the city’s most famous attractions, we’ve created the ultimate one-day walking tour of Dublin. From the GPO to Merrion Square, you’ll get to explore Dublin’s unique history and heritage. General […]

  • Ireland's Most Haunted

    3 Most Haunted

    Our Top 3 Most Haunted Sites in Ireland Irish folklore is bound up in ghost stories, spirits, banshees, haunted sites and bloodshed. Every townland and parish in the country has a story of some strange happening and as a follow up to our tour around paranormal Dublin, and using your most haunted recommendations (see below!), […]

  • 360 Degree Summits

    Enjoy interactive panoramic views from some of the summits of our favourite walks in Leinster If you’re planning a hike in the east coast this summer, get a hint of what sights are in store on some of our favourite viewpoints. We’ve also included information on some nearby walking trails and visible landmarks to help […]

  • Family Walking

    4 Family Friendly Walking and Cycle Routes Four walks put together with family excursions in mind. Each route is suitable for little legs or bikes, and each trail can be squeezed into a few short hours as part of a daytrip. The Bohernabrenna Reservoirs Walk, Co. Dublin Difficulty: Easy Type: Loop Distance: 8.6 km Duration: […]