Archives for February, 2015

Irish Tourist Locations

Geology of the Loop Head Peninsula

Guide to the Geology of the Loop Head Peninsula The Loop Head Peninsula in south west County Clare is where the River Shannon flows into the Atlantic Ocean. Dramatic cliff-scapes, stony coves, sand beaches and estuarine mud flats, provide an irresistible invitation to the independent traveller who is keen to… ..Read more >

Loop Head Walking Festival – Doonaha ‘Forts and Folklore’ with guided tour of Napoleonic Battery

Take a journey through time along the relatively sheltered South side of the Peninsula. We begin our walk at the popular swimming cove of Glaisin, also known as Doonaha Beach. Enjoy the rural landscape and learn about local historic landmarks en-route to Doonaha Fort. Doonaha and the surrounding area of… ..Read more >
Kilkee cliffs

Loop Head Walking Festival – Kilkee Cliff Dawn Walk

Join us as the sun begins to sneak up from the Eastern horizon and paints a hue of oranges and yellow on the landscape. We start, facing the Pollock Holes and Georges Head and breathing in the sea air into our lungs. We will take off in silence making the… ..Read more >
Irish Tourist Locations

2 Day Guided Walking Break of the Wild Atlantic Way

Experience the history, culture & natural beauty of the Loop Head Peninsula. Stay in the beautiful Glencarrig Farm House with purpose built accommodation where you will enjoy the best of Irish hospitality. Day 1 – Coastal Hike of Loop Head Peninsula 20 km Looped Walk A wonderful hike along coastal paths… ..Read more >

Morrissey’s Village Pub

Welcome to Morrisseys Village Pub, a traditional Irish pub located in the heart of the beautiful Carrigaholt village.  Come enjoy a pint of the world renowned Carrigaholt guinness in a welcoming and lively atmosphere, full of Irish music, song, dance, storytelling, chat and ‘craic’.  Whether you’re in the mood for a sing-song, a waltz,… ..Read more >
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