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Walking in Wicklow

November 6, 2019

County Wicklow, known as ‘The Garden of Ireland’, is full of mountains, lakes, rivers and a great coastline. Wicklow is a popular destination for walkers of all levels from family strollers to serious mountain climbers and cliff walkers. Anyone walking in Wicklow can find numerous mapped walks all around the county whith varying degrees of [Read More…]

Glendalough Monastic Site


June 15, 2019

Glendalough is one of Ireland’s most popular destinations. The name means ‘The Valley of The Two Lakes’ and it is located in the Wicklow Mountains National Park which is an area of about 20,000 hectares where the landscape and wildlife is protected. Glendalough Monastic Site is located there. What’s in Glendalough? Glendalough Monastic Site The [Read More…]

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Tudor Lodge Wicklow

June 10, 2019

Tudor Lodge Wicklow is located in Laragh less than 3km from Glendalough (you can walk to Glendalough through the forest), near the Avonmore River, which has good fishing site.This Laragh Wicklow accommodation near Glendalough is only 300m from the village of Laragh where there are some nice shops, pubs, cafes and an excellent restaurant (Lynam’s).There [Read More…]

Bray Head County Wicklow

Bray County Wicklow

June 6, 2019

Bray County Wicklow is the biggest town in the county with a resident population of about 35,000. It has been a popular seaside resort for over a century and was a favourite summer holiday destination for residents of Dublin city which is about 20 km away. Bray was connected to Dublin by one of the [Read More…]

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Prince Charles and Camilla Visit Wicklow

May 20, 2019

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visit Wicklow, starting a two day visit today 20th of May 2019 and they are scheduled to visit a few locations in the county. Embed from Getty Images Among their likely destinations are Powerscourt House and Gardens, Glendalough and the Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation. [Read More…]

Glendalough Hostel

Glendalough Hostel

March 13, 2019

Glendalough Hostel, otherwise known as Glendalough International Youth Hostel is ideally located in an area which is one of the most popular destinations for walkers, hikers and backpackers. It is just about 100m from the Glendalough Monastic Site, a few hundred metres from The Lower Lake and less than 1km from the Upper Lake. Residents [Read More…]