9 Facts about Irish Sheep

Sheep and Ireland go hand in hand. The fluffy, wooly creatures rambling over the hills, through valleys and along the seaside are quintessentially Irish. Yet did you know that virtually [...]

June 3, 2020 by

What Is Thru-Hiking?

The term ‘Thru-hiking’ was made particularly popular in the U.S., most commonly associated with the epic hikes of the Appalachian Trail (AT), the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and the Continental [...]

October 8, 2018 by

The Story of St. Patrick

Saint Patrick is world-renowned as the patron saint of Ireland, as the man who brought Christianity to the Emerald Isle, and as the banisher of snakes. His feast day is [...]

March 12, 2018 by

Take a Romantic Hike on Valentine’s Day!

 Valentine’s Day. The one day each year that you’re guilt-tripped into showing your love for someone. Flowers and chocolates are at the forefront of every supermarket, almost forcing you [...]

February 13, 2018 by

The Benefits of Self-Guided Walking Tours

Why take a self-guided walking tour instead of a guided tour? Our belief is that the benefits of self-guided walking tours outweigh those of a guided tour. Check out our hiking blog for more info.

July 14, 2017 by