Things to do in Ireland

Marinas in Ireland

Ireland is of course an island, so it isn’t surprising that sailing is a very popular leisure activity, and the coastline ┬áis dotted with …

Beaches in Co Wicklow

With easy access from Dublin, Wicklow's beaches have long been a popular escape from the city, especially when temperatures soar.

Freshwater Swimming in Ireland

Mostly when you think of swimming outdoors it’s the sea you imagine, but there are lakes in Ireland where it’s possible to swim, and those …

Turas Cholmcille

Glencolmcille is an area of outstanding beauty and a sheer pleasure for walkers.

Beaches in Co Wexford

Wexford means holiday time for a lot of Irish people and each summer sees families descend on the many fine beaches in numbers.

Beaches in Co Waterford

The Waterford coast is something of a hidden gem, treasured by those who know it but often overlooked by visitors.

Marlay Park

On a sunny day in Dublin Marlay Park is buzzing with visitors picnicking on the grass, walking the forest trails, taking the kids to the playground, …

The (love it or hate it) Golf Links Tour: Ireland North

Sweep around Ireland's North coast, with great day by day itineraries for non-golfers and fantastic links courses for golfers.

Abbeyfield Country Pursuits

Abbeyfield is only a 20 minute drive from Dublin but you feel like the city is a million miles away.

Baltray (Co Louth Golf Club)

Golf at Baltray is a challenge for golfers of all abilities - this links course is one of the finest and the trickiest in Ireland.

Barrow Valley

The Barrow Valley is a quiet and unspoiled area, much loved by walkers and little visited by tourists.

Tips for Golfing in Ireland

Most golfing visitors to Ireland are especially keen to play on our famous links courses, but you'll need to be equipped for the challenge.

When & Where to Fish in Ireland

Despite declining stocks of some fish, Ireland remains an excellent fishing destination, whether you are an angler in search of trout and salmon or …

Lough Bo Shooting Centre

With both clay shooting and a rifle range available, Lough Bo can cater for complete beginners and experience shooters alike.

Kilkenny Castle

One of the earliest and most important Norman castles in Ireland sits high on a hill overlooking the river Nore at the heart of the city that grew up …

Fishing Licenses & Laws

Fishing for Salmon requires a license, and as almost all fishing rights on rivers and lakes are privately owned you'll need a permit too.