A ‘Hogwart’s Halloween’ at Ashford Castle

{Updated : You’ll find Halloween at Ashford Castle celebrated annually. The Wizarding theme continues in 2014.} While we don’t have plans to visit Ireland this Halloween, if we did I would be very interested in experiencing this “Harry Potter” styled event at the fabulous Ashford Castle in County Mayo! The mystique of secret rooms, soaring ceilings, […]

Some of Ireland’s Hidden Treasures

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 […]