Archives for December, 2014

Responsible Tourism policy

The Loop Head Peninsula is the most westerly point of County Clare. Kilkee, the principle town and gateway to the peninsula, has a long history of tourism dating from the late 1700s but has predominantly been a domestic market destination. The rest of the peninsula has had very little tourism… ..Read more >
Little Ark is a great Irish tourist attraction

The Little Ark

In the 19th century, the landlords of Loop Head refused to give over a site for the building of a church for Roman Catholic worship in Kilbaha. The local priest at the time, Fr Michael Meehan, came up with the idea of celebrating mass on the foreshore, which is no… ..Read more >