7 Hiking Books To Inspire Travel

Reading and travel go together like wine and cheese. A good book after a long day’s hike can be worth just as much as a travel companion. In the airport, [...]

November 30, 2016 by

Common Irish Names: How Are They Pronounced?

If you’re used to travelling overseas, you’re probably familiar with that moment when you’re forced to explain the pronunciation of your name. Even the most common of Irish names are mispronounced [...]

November 23, 2016 by

21 Reasons NOT To Visit Scotland

Have you ever wanted to visit Scotland? Castles, culture, glens and mountains – we’ve heard all of the reasons before. Quite frankly, we’re not convinced. We can find no reason that anyone [...]

November 16, 2016 by

How Do You Like Your Whiskey?

Firstly – Whiskey or Whisky? Growing up and living in Ireland, to me it’s whiskey. If I were to ask my Scottish friend however, he would no doubt inform me [...]

September 27, 2016 by

Hadrian’s Wall History

Hadrian’s Wall has so much to offer. Hike along the adjacent path. Discover ruins of the Roman Empire’s most northern barrier in Britain. Experience the peace and quiet of England’s [...]

September 20, 2016 by

6 Ideas for Irish Gifts

Authentic Irish gifts are the ideal souvenir to bring back after a trip to Ireland. Whether it’s Celtic jewellery, an Aran sweater or simply a Guinness-related gift – it’s always [...]

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