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Things to see and do in Derry

Take no conventional European trip and have Derry, Ireland (also known as Londonderry) as your next destination. Located in the northwestern part of Northern Ireland, this city is also a seaport...

How Do I Choose an Adventure Travel Tour Based on My Fitness Level?

Adventure travel vacations have become increasingly popular over the past few years. Reality shows like Survivor and Amazing Race highlight exciting challenges like rock climbing and bungee jumping...

Hill of Tara

We've discovered that the crop circles that appeared in England at 1991 were actually created by artists, not aliens, unlike what Mel Gibson's movie Signs (2002) suggests. But unlike these...

Be in love with Connemara National Park

In County Galway, West of Ireland is the home of one of Ireland's national parks - the Connemara National Park. It is one of Ireland's six national parks preserved and supervised by the National...

Trinity College in Dublin

The Trinity College (formally known as the University of Dublin) is located in the bustling city of Dublin in the country of Ireland. The university in question had been chartered by the then...

A Bit of Ireland- The Aran Islands

Off the western coast of Ireland, the Aran islands lie approximately five miles to the south of Galway. Comprised of three tiny limestone islands, the Aran Islands have rough terrain. The islands...

Sligo Abbey

Sligo Abbey was an abbey for the religious Dominican order that was founded in the 1200s. It was what they termed a friary. Now, if you're wondering what the difference is between friars and monks,...

The Beautiful Wicklow Mountains National Park

This National Park is located on the east coast portion of Ireland in the County of Wicklow. This park is a part of the mountain range framing the County of Wicklow with fascinating heathlands and...

Dunmore Cave

More than its monarchal beauty and architectural legacies, Ireland still has a lot of sights to offer, most especially tourists from non-European countries. From mythical places such as Newgrange...

Keukenhof - Tulip Capital of the World

Now that spring has sprung, your thoughts may be turning towards gardening. If you are in the market for tulips, the best place to buy them or just to see them - is the tulip fields of Keukenhof in...

Hillsborough Castle and Gardens

Now, what is the Hillsborough Castle and Gardens anyway? Why would one even think of wanting to go to this place? Well, for one, Northern Ireland is one of the last places on Earth where you can...

All-Inclusive Resorts

Ever plan on a trip where you didn't have to bring your wallet? Does it sound nice? Imagine eating all you want and no bill at the end. This may be the best way to feel safe and have fun for a...

The Magnificent Phoenix Park

This park is situated 3 kilometers to the northwestern portion of Dublin City in Ireland. It is an enclosed urban park considered to be the largest in Europe which covers 712 hectares or 1,760...

Things to See and Do in Galway

The once walled city Galway is one of the Irish tourist spots which can be visited and viewed without much hassle. Much of the area, which is open to pedestrians, occupies a space which is...

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