What Most Tourist Guides Don’t Tell You About Visiting Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

What Most Tourist Guides Don’t Tell You About Visiting Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

If you’re planning to explore the Causeway Coastal Route your itinerary probably includes a stop at Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge. Crossing Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge may not be for the faint of heart- but it offers an experience you won’t forget! Constructed of planks and wires suspended 100 feet in the air, the ‘rope bridge’ crosses the…

On-and-Off the Tourist Path in Ulster | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 147

On-and-Off the Tourist Path in Ulster | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 147

You’ve probably heard of the Causeway Coastal Route – it’s one of the most scenic drives in the world. But Ulster, Ireland’s northernmost province, saves some stunners for people who aren’t afraid to get off the tourist path. Way, way off the tourist path. Podcast Guest Adam Stewart, owner of Flat Cap Adventurers Where is…

A Tasty Trip into County Down at Tracey’s Farmhouse Kitchen | Traveling in Ireland Episode Podcast 101

A Tasty Trip into County Down at Tracey’s Farmhouse Kitchen | Traveling in Ireland Episode Podcast 101

Do you ‘knead’ a taste of Ireland right now? Today’s guest has an Irish bread making experience you can try in your own home – or in her thatch cottage in the North of Ireland. Today’s podcast is brought to you by Squiring Through the North, my small group tour in the North of Ireland….

Finding Amelia Earhart in Ireland | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 76

Finding Amelia Earhart in Ireland | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 76

In today’s episode, Jody welcomes special guests Nicole McElhinney and Bronagh Sharkey from the Amelia Earhart Legacy Association of Derry. Amelia Earhart in Ireland I still have a few spaces available for A Celtic Experience, my guided tour of Ireland this September. Learn more about this luxury guided tour in podcast episode 71 or see…

5 Things You Maybe Didn’t Know About Visiting the Giant’s Causeway

5 Things You Maybe Didn’t Know About Visiting the Giant’s Causeway

Few spots in Ireland invoke the imagery of Irish mythology more than the Giant’s Causeway along Antrim’s northern coast. Science may explain the polygonal stones as being caused by volcanic activity 60 million years ago, but in your mind’s eye you can’t help but see the giant, Finn McCool, setting his stepping stones across the…

Spots You Shouldn’t Miss When Touring Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coastal Route

Spots You Shouldn’t Miss When Touring Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coastal Route

Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coast often ranks high on an Ireland vacation bucket list. With marquee sites like Belfast, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, Giant’s Causeway, and the walled city of Derry, tourists are drawn to the 120 mile Causeway Coastal Route to experience the dramatic landscape heavily fortified by Irish mythology. But the mistake many visitors make when touring Northern Ireland…

Gleann Doherty Derry Guided Tours | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 24

Gleann Doherty Derry Guided Tours | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 24

Jody’s guest is Gleann Doherty, owner and guide of Derry Guided Tours. They will be discussing the 1500 years of Irish history which makes Derry so captivating. CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON below to listen. Stream our podcasts on iTunes, Stitcher, Libsyn and Google Play Music. Show Notes: (Click on times below to Expand) 00:41 Northern…