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Win St Patrick’s Day Goodie Bag

Win goodie bag for st patrick's day

If you cannot be in Ireland for St Patrick’s Day (and that is defo something for your bucket list – check out reasons why on our blog) then we can send a bit of Ireland to you! We have Facebook Read on

Wild Atlantic Way

Barnacles Galway hostel

7 reasons why you need to do Wild Atlantic Way this year: 1. Because of this (WOW!!!) 2. Because you will come back with camera filled with images like this: 3. Because it is the longest driving route in the Read on

7 reasons to visit Ireland this February

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If you need excuse to visit a bit of time in Ireland this February, here are 7 awesome ones (in no particular order really, but we just like rugby a lot) 1. Rugby Not one, but two 6 nations matches Read on