Category: Ireland

Ireland - Clonmacnoise, magic of Paleochristian temples and Celtic crosses

Monastic ensemble of Clonmacnoise in Ireland Before making my first trip through the rural world and landscapes of Ireland, beyond my first contact with the country, with a first trip to Dublin, I could not imagine visiting that country and not See the Celtic crosses. What better place to do it than an enclave as magical as Clonmacnoise, an essential stage in your trip from the aforementioned Dublin to the west of the island to travel the route of the Atlantic coast.
Route through the best Game of Thrones scenarios in Northern Ireland
Route through the best Game of Thrones scenarios in Northern Ireland
Dark Hedges, scene of Game of Thrones in Northern Ireland If there is a television series that in recent times has become a great mass phenomenon throughout the world, that is undoubtedly Game of Thrones. And much of the success of this series have been its incredible landscapes and scenarios where this story of power games and movie dragons unfolds.
Westport and the Irish music tradition at the Matt Molloy's pub
Westport and the Irish music tradition at the Matt Molloy's pub
Matt Molloy's Pub in Westport in Western Ireland You will agree with me that a trip through Ireland will be incomplete if you don't have the chance to enjoy traditional Irish music in a pub. Precisely that was one of the main attractions of my first trip to that country, where we had the opportunity to discover one of the most emblematic places of this Irish tradition, the Matt Molloy's pub.
Kinsale and other beautiful colorful villages near Cork in Ireland
Kinsale and other beautiful colorful villages near Cork in Ireland
Colored houses in Kinsale near Cork in Ireland If there is something that caught my attention on my first trip to Ireland, where I toured a stretch of the Atlantic Coastal Route west of the island, it was the villages with houses whose facades were decorated With striking colors. In this area near Galway where the spectacular cliffs of Moher are located, I was enchanted with the charm of towns like Clifden or Westport.
Ireland - Dunguaire Castle and Kinvarra, on the Atlantic coast route
Ireland - Dunguaire Castle and Kinvarra, on the Atlantic coast route
Dunguaire Castle on the route of the Atlantic coast of Ireland I am passionate about car trips that allow you to discover the most interesting tourist places in a region or country. If this is also your case, you will agree with me that one of the attractions of this type of travel is to arrive at a place that you have no prior knowledge of, and that when calling your attention will invite you to make a stop to visit it.
Ireland - Clonmacnoise, magic of Paleochristian temples and Celtic crosses
Ireland - Clonmacnoise, magic of Paleochristian temples and Celtic crosses
Monastic ensemble of Clonmacnoise in Ireland Before making my first trip through the rural world and landscapes of Ireland, beyond my first contact with the country, with a first trip to Dublin, I could not imagine visiting that country and not See the Celtic crosses. What better place to do it than an enclave as magical as Clonmacnoise, an essential stage in your trip from the aforementioned Dublin to the west of the island to travel the route of the Atlantic coast.