Road Trips

Hook Lighthouse and the joys of Wexford

Family Fun ,Road Trips

Hook Lighthouse is anything but modest as it lays claim to not only being Wexford’s most popular visitor attraction but also the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world.   There is nothing I like more on a road trip than to sample the fayre and food of the locality and there are always interesting […]

Food Tours

Food Experiences ,Insider Tips ,Road Trips

Eat and drink your way round Wexford with Gallivanting Tours   Recently featured in the Spring edition of Aer Lingus’s inflight Cara Magazine, Gallivanting Tours [ hyperlink: http://gallavanting.ie ] specialises in day tours around the cornerstone of Ireland’s Ancient East focusing on food, culture and folklore. A natural born storyteller, Lorraine O’ Dwyer is the […]

A Surfer’s Paradise Road Trip

Family Fun ,Insider Tips ,Road Trips

With its brighter weather and longer evenings, Summer is the season for a road trip, where you can explore hidden land marks, meet interesting locals, and visit little towns you never knew existed. One of Ireland’s greatest road trips is an exploration of Wexford’s movie-star beaches.   A surfer’s paradise, Wexford boasts over 25 different […]

The Viking Coast Road Trip

Family Fun ,Insider Tips ,Road Trips

Wexford, with its lengthy green coastline, superior beaches and rich, turbulent history features some of the greatest road trips in Ireland. It’s location between the two Viking strongholds of Dublin and Waterford means that it was greatly influenced by the power struggles that played out between the Irish and Viking Kings in Ireland’s Ancient East. […]