Author Archives: Laura

21+ Best Day Trips from Dublin: A Local’s Guide

21+ Best Day Trips from Dublin: A Local’s Guide Planning a trip to Ireland for the first time can be a scary and overwhelming experience. Especially when your time is limited. It’s common for tourists to stay in Ireland’s capital city, Dublin and not venture further afield. And while there are many things to do […]

25+ Things to do in West Cork – A Local’s Guide

Ireland is home to the longest coastal route in the world, the Wild Atlantic Way. For such a small country that is a pretty big record to hold. It’s the reason why millions fly to Ireland each year, all wanting to catch a glimpse of the roaring coastlines, breathtaking cliffs and ancient historic sites. Today, […]

Walks in Wicklow: 15+ Beautiful Wicklow Hikes you Need to Try!

Wicklow is known as the garden of Ireland, and if I am being honest it is easy to see why. The entire county is bursting with astonishing beauty, from captivating trailheads to stunning coastal walks, Wicklow really has it all! Today’s guide will walk you through some of the most beautiful walks in Wicklow, from […]

Virtual Tours of Ireland – Perfect for Planning Your Trip to Ireland!

Ireland Virtual Tours

Virtual Tours of Ireland – Perfect for Planning Your Trip to Ireland! In 2020 it was hard to imagine a world where we could travel freely without a care. It is now 2023, and I am glad to say that international travel is starting to become a reality again. However, before I continue on with […]

The Hellfire Club Walk with the BEST views of Dublin City & A Spooky Past

The Dublin Mountains are home to some of the best walks in Dublin. It is common for walkers to visit the mountains to experience the scenic setting and catch a birds-eye view of Dublin city. If you are looking to explore one of Dublin’s Hidden Gems then look not further than the Hellfire Club Walk. […]

30+ Things to do in Kerry (+Local Hidden Gems)

Kerry is known as the Kingdom of Ireland for a reason, a county that is home to drastic landscapes, striking hidden gems and cute villages. Most of those visiting Kerry tend to first set their eyes on the majestic Ring of Kerry, one of Ireland’s most popular tourist attractions. However, as a local, I wanted […]

Things to do on Inis Mór: How to Spend One Day on the Largest Aran Island

The Aran Islands are starting to climb up high on everyone’s Ireland bucket list and all for a good reason. They are rich in culture, home to crystal clear waters and are the perfect destination to add to your Ireland Itinerary if you have a strong sense of adventure. Today we are going to dive […]

Lough Ouler Hike: A Locals Guide to Ireland’s Heart Shaped Lake

Ireland is known for its outstanding range of scenic hiking trails, from the Mourne Mountains in County Down to the towering cliffs of Slieve League and Croaghaun. Throughout the years the Lough Ouler Hike has grown in popularity thanks to social media platforms such as Instagram and Facebook. Everyone wants to catch a glimpse of […]