Road Trip Ireland – Day 7: Kylemore Abbey & Lough Mask

Ireland’s North West offers such a variety – from endless beaches, fjords and cliffs to lush hills and beautiful  castles. After a morning beach walk and some sea shell seeking at Louisburgh beach we were heading south. We drove past Delphi and a nearby fjord, saw rivers and valleys . There is so much to see […]

Road Trip Ireland – Day 5: Titanic – Murals – Dark Hedges – Giants Causeway

OR  Northern Ireland in one day  Titanic Belfast Anything better than starting a grey foggy day by visiting a museum? No, not to me. And the Titanic Museum in Belfast is easily one of the best I have ever been to! However, tickets are quite pricey (about 20€ pp.). And if you are not a […]

Road Trip Ireland – Day 2: Blarney/Ring of Kerry

Day Two: Blarney Castle – Ring of Kerry We started this day with an Irish Breakfast. And you will see, we pretty much carried on this “food theme” for the rest of our journey. Full Irish for breakfast and the end of the day can be categorized under pub food. Honestly, this is not my favorite […]

Road Trip Ireland – Day 1: Glendalough/Kilkenny/Cork

In Advance: We took this trip in April, when spring was coming to Ireland. Whenever you go, especially on a longer trip, you have got to expect rainy days. Irish weather is not just a cliché and you might have three seasons throughout one day, coming along with storm, hail and bright sunshine. We spent 8 days […]