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Halloween Traditions In Ireland

From Samhain to Halloween The Celts were an ancient influential society made up of loosely connected tribes that shared similar cultural beliefs and artistic styles. Amongst the traditions incorporated in Ireland, was the importance of the changing seasons and a fear, but respect for the dead. The Celts divided the year into two halves; the […]


Connecting With The Past At Doagh Famine Village, Inishowen

Doagh Famine Village is an open air Museum located on the beautiful Isle of Doagh, situated to the North of the Inishowen Peninsula. On approach to the Isle of Doagh you will encounter breathtaking scenery from Pollan Bay to Trawbreaga Bay, see below. This region has a long and ancient history which is beautifully brought […]


The Red Door Experience, Inishowen

The 4* Red Door Country House Restaurant and B&B, pictured above, is nestled beside the ancient area of Fahan, on the shores of Lough Swilly and located a short drive from Buncrana, a picturesque seaside town on the Western side of the Inishowen Peninsula. On approach to the Red Door it is hard to deny the […]


Walking Along The Coast of Malin Head, Inishowen

Malin Head is Ireland’s most Northerly Point situated a short drive from Malin Town pictured above. On route to Malin Town, you will pass over an historic ten-arched bridge which leads to this bright and charming village. The word Malin itself originates from the Irish word Malainn meaning Braeface or Hillbrow, which hints at the […]


Inishowen: An Ancient Landscape

Inishowen is an ancient area that spans 1000s of years, visible archaeological monuments that occupy the landscape testify to that fact. Yet recent discoveries at Cooley Moville, pictured below and Carndonagh have proven, that much more can be learnt about the Peninsula and its important ecclesiastical past by looking beneath the surface. The Bernician Studies […]


Hidden Gems At Moville Boutique Hostel, Inishowen

Located close to the picturesque seaside town of Moville, Inishowen, is Moville Boutique Hostel. Arriving at the site you will be welcomed by quirky colourful signage and an inviting exterior. Inside you will meet Cressida Canavan, Manager at Moville Boutique Hostel, who kindly gave me a tour of the property. For all of you that […]


Growing Tourism in Marine & Coastal Areas – Donegal Marine Tourism Seminar, 8 July 2016

      Delivering World-Class Tourism all over the Island of Ireland A rich and diverse tourism offering exists in Donegal. It’s a county with a reputation for delivering world-class tourism services and attracting visitors from all over the Island of Ireland as well as from overseas. Donegal Marine Tourism seminar Q&A. @donegalcouncil @govisitdonegal pic.twitter.com/YgOimbP2wb […]


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