Ireland – Blarney Castle

Ireland – Blarney Castle

Out last full day in Ireland was spent at Blarney Castle. It and kissing the Blarney Stone are a tourist must – but a really highlight for us were the gardens at the Castle. They are beautiful and even though it rained quite. bit whilst we were there – we...
Ireland – Kerry Bog Village

Ireland – Kerry Bog Village

As part of our Ring of Kerry Tour we visited the Kerry Bog Village. I loved seeing the traditional houses and farmyard all kitted out with vintage furniture and accessories. We even got to see two Irish Wolfhounds! Then alongside was the Red Fox Inn and one was able...
Ireland – The Ring of Kerry

Ireland – The Ring of Kerry

Our stay in Killarney included a day tour of the Ring of Kerry. I had heard so many things about this area of Ireland, so I was really pleased we did a comprehensive bus tour of the area. It is beautiful and even though we were travelling with a large group bus tour,...
Ireland – Killarney National Park

Ireland – Killarney National Park

Our second last stop in Ireland was in Killarney. We stayed at the Muckross Hotel which was the perfect location as it was in walking distance of so many local attractions. As the sun was shining, we walked to Muckross Abbey, Muckross House and past the Traditional...
Ireland – Kayaking to Ross Castle

Ireland – Kayaking to Ross Castle

I was so happy our hotel (Muckross Hotel & Spa) had suggested on their website kayaking to Ross Castle. They recommended we book with Wild & Happy – and they were fantastic and I would highly recommend them. We really lucked out on the day, as the...