Category Archives: Activity Breaks

Autumn in Ireland – Greens turning orange, yellow and red

With the leafs slowing starting to change from a rich green into beautiful shades of orange, yellow and red autumn is slowly starting to creep around the corner. As it is getting a little colder every day and the days … Continue reading

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Must-See Autumn Festivals in Ireland

With autumn just around the corner the festival season continues with some great must-see music festivals, and other autumn related festivals like ploughing or harvest festivals. Within this blog I want to show you some great festivals that take place … Continue reading

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Angling on the Lakes and Rivers of Ireland

May the holes in your net be no larger than the fish in it – Irish Blessing Just by looking at this Irish blessing, one can get a feeling for just how important fishing has always been to the Irish … Continue reading

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Escape From the City

One of my favourite things about Dublin is how quickly you can escape the hustle and bustle of the city and find yourself by the coast. Dublin’s coast is dotted with quaint towns and villages. Here are my favourite spots.
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Family Fun this Easter

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Dublin Segway Tours

Ever heard of a Segway Tour? GlideTours in Dublin are the only Segway Tour operator in Ireland. You will be “riding” the current Segway i2 models while on a “Futuristic Glide through History”. And best of all – Segways are … Continue reading

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Hill Walking and Walking Trails in Wicklow

Hotelsireland explores hill walking in Wicklow an increasingly popular activity for those of us in search of fun, friends, and spectacular views and scenery. Hill walking has garnered a lot of publicity as a pastime recently; and Wicklow offers some … Continue reading

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Ireland – a Surfer’s Paradise

The West of Ireland is synonymous with pubs, small villages, spectacular scenery and of course- fields of sheep (bahhhhha!). However, the traditional visitor to the West of Ireland has changed dramatically in recent times, as contemporarily a great buzz is … Continue reading

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Surf’s Up Dude, Catch a Wave in Lahinch

If I say stag party, where do you think of? Newcastle…? Prague…? The Algarve? Well, what about Lahinch? Recently I was invited to a stag party by my best friend’s brother Johnny. Johnny, 32 years of age, younger than myself by a good few years, is at that age where it’s time to hang up his football boots. The younger lads are making him look slow on the pitch, and he’s got to train that much harder just to keep up with them and the fun is no longer there. So what are the choices? Continue reading

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