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Aughnanure Castle

What better way to de-stress than take a tour of one of the beautiful tower houses of Galway? Located near the shores of Lough Corrib, 3.5km from Oughterard off N59 - Oughterard to Galway road,...

Planning travel for the Aged

Old age is the right time to travel, and see the world. Retirees have both time and money at this stage of life. The rat race of the younger days is over. Usually, children are settled by then. One...

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...

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,...

Ireland - Carrickfergus Castle

Towering over the basalt dyke below its foundations, Carrickfergus Castle in County Antrim protrudes into Belfast Lough. Almost entirely surrounded by water, this rocky spur provided an ideal...

Finding Your Hotel Best Rate Guarantee

These days, anyone's vacation can be maximized if he or she manages to get a good discount on amenities and some travel expenses like airfare. As such, the quest for the ideal hotel rate is on, and...

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...

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 Temple Bar in Dublin

Temple Bar in Dublin's city centre is an area of great contradictions. On the one hand Temple Bar on a Saturday night is without a doubt stag and hen heaven, but on all other evenings and through...

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...

What not to miss when visiting Ireland

If you really want to relax and leave a chaotic and noisy city life, forget the world and the stressing work loads, then Ireland is your paradise. Any kind of dynamic or even self-indulgent...

Things to see and do in Dublin

London? Paris? Rome? If you're up to experiencing an extraordinary European adventure, then you might just want to try going to Dublin, Ireland. Situated near the mouth of the River Liffey, this...

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...

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