Sightseeing

12 Surprising Facts About Ireland

          Ok, you booked your flights and accommodation but how much do you really know about Ireland? Here are a few facts that we did not make up (I swear!!) 1. St. Patrick wasn’t Irish Contrary to popular belief, and despite being the Patron Saint of Ireland, St. Patrick was not…

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Kerry Coaches 60 Years and 3 Generations

History Kerry Coaches’ journey began in 1957,  when Johnny Buckley and his wife Mary B first provided transportation to visitors in the Killarney area. This was with the traditional horse and cart (locally known as a Jaunting Car). This quickly increased and in 1960 incorporated their first vehicle, a Ford Zephyr. Throughout the 1960’s and…

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Ireland – When to go, What to pack, What to see

  WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT IRELAND? The best time to visit Ireland is when you can arrange it! There really is no bad time for an Ireland vacation. That said, there are times that are less busy or the weather may be a bit less wet. Shoulder season – after Easter to…

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The Irish Bucket List

    1. Take the Dursey Island cable car, Co. Cork It’s not what you’d expect to find at the tip of the Beara Peninsula – a cable car to Dursey Island. The tide is too strong at Dursey Sound for boats, hence the unusual method of getting across. The journey takes about 10 minutes,…

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