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A Burren Stroll – The Templecronan Loop.

Let your imagination carry you to the Burren, County Clare, on the Wild Atlantic Way, and join me on a guided walk along the Templecronan Loop. This is an easy 5km. walk, on flat terrain around Carron village, County Clare. Your starting point is Cassidy’s Pub,Carron.  Following the purple arrows of the Carron Loop, you […]

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Saint Brigid’s Day / Imbolc

Saint Brigid’s Day, February 1st., the beginning of the season of spring in Ireland. “Anois teacht an earraigh,  Beidh an la dul chun sineadh…”                          -Antaine O Raifteiri Saint Brigid’s Cloak Leave Brigid’s cloak outdoors on Saint Brigid’s Eve from sunset to sunrise on […]

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An Inisheer Stroll

Life doesn’t always allow us to ramble the roads of Inisheer in person when we feel the urge but today join me as I take you on a guided tour of Inisheer. Inisheer has 270 all year round residents, who speak Irish as their everyday language. During the tourist season(March-October) the population may increase considerably […]

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Inisheer Inspirational Walk

Inisheer Inspirational Walk with Pius on Thursday, June 28th., 2018. Pius Murray leads a guided walk, on the island of Inisheer (Inis Oirr), Aran Islands, to celebrate the Pattern Day of Caomhan, patron saint of the island. Meeting point: Bill O’Brien’s Doolin Ferry Co. Ticket Sales Office, Doolin Pier @ 09 30 Departure to Inisheer: 10 […]

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Eagle’s Rock, Slieve Carran – A Burren Walk

A visit to Colman’s Hermitage at Eagle’s Rock, Slieve Carran, in the Burren National Park, is a visit to one of the great sacred sites located in the Burren & Cliffs of Moher Geopark. Along the magnificent Wild Atlantic Way, this walk is a must on every visitors schedule. Colman, the holy man associated with […]

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Glencolumbcille: A Burren Walk with Pius

Saint Colmcille, of Derry, Durrow and Iona, has a picturesque valley in the heart of the Burren, County Clare named after him. It’s called Glencolumbcille. Colmcille (Latin: Columba) is one of the three major saints of Ireland. Brigid and Patrick are the others. Colmcille’s Pattern Day is celebrated on June 9th. at many of the pilgrimage […]

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