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Green light for Kerry cycle route

Green light for Kerry cycle route Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 17, 2015 By Anne Lucey A greenway with the potential to be one of the world’s “most iconic” walking and cycling routes hangs in the balance, a county council meeting was told yesterday.Linking, at various locations, with the Ring of Kerry, the 30km route will […]

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Daniel O’Connell Church

Daniel O’Connell Memorial Church Cahersiveen’s most famous historic figure is undoubtedly Daniel O’Connell, who was born on 6 August 1775. His birthplace, Carahan, can be found just outside Cahersiveen to the left of the bridge as you enter the town from the Killarney side. A monument to Daniel O’ Connell can be found here overlooking […]

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The Force Awakens on the Skelligs

Star Wars: The Force Awakens features the Unesco world heritage site in some stellar scenes, showing the South West off to spectacular effect. Not surprisingly, Fáilte Ireland and Tourism Ireland have been quick off the bat to promote tourism on the back of the movie. This week, Tourism Ireland launched a €110,000 campaign leveraging the […]

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