It is rare for my family to visit Ireland and not buy an OPW (Office of Public Works) Heritage Card. The €90 family fee (2017) allows access into dozens of OPW Heritage Sites across Ireland. What Sites Can I Visit with the OPW Heritage Card? Some of the well known sites that are part of the […]
Have you ever seen a rag tree during a visit to Ireland? Where was it?
Family fun in Ireland can be found around practically every bend of the road, with the national forests and endless kilometers of fields and green grass, giving families plenty to see and do. But castle visits, spectacular scenery, or visit to the local park can become a little repetitive for the kids, as they seek […]
Ireland is filled with fascinating castles, megalithic tombs and medieval forts. On our first trip as a family we visited Cahir Castle in Tipperary. Often overlooked as it is a mere 30 minutes from the wondrous Rock of Cashel, my family spent an amazing afternoon wandering through the castle, climbing the battlements and exploring the dungeon. The attached article […]