Yes, You Should Eat at Durty Nelly’s

Durty Nelly's for 400 years the place for Irish food | Ireland vacation | Ireland travel

In all our visits to Bunratty Castle and Folk Park (I think we’re up to 5 now), I had never stopped to eat at Durty Nelly’s, which sits in the shadows of the castle, its mustard exterior bright against the grey stones beyond. Our lack of visits in the past can be blamed on timing – there […]

Doolin Hostel : Affordable Family Friendly Lodging in Western Ireland

Doolin Hostel Affordable Family Friendly lodging for your Ireland vacation

Located in the ‘small wee’ village of Doolin on Ireland’s west coast, where traditional music and stunning scenery draw tourists by the busload, the Doolin Hostel provides a comfortable, affordable stay for families. I’ve been visiting Ireland for over a decade, but until this past fall (October 2014), I had never stayed in a hostel. I […]