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Killarney National Park: Exploring Mountains, Lakes, and Castles

The Best of Killarney, Ireland Killarney, Ireland Killarney is a small town in Ireland with rolling hillsides, ancient castles, pristine lakes, and its own National Park. Here are some of the best things to do in Killarney! After traveling to Ireland a few times now, I can safety say that Killarney National Park (Páirc Náisiúnta Chill Airne in Irish) and its surroundings were one of my favorite parts of the country. Right up there with Dublin and the Cliffs of Moher! If you close your eyes...
Tags: Europe, Things To Do, Ireland, National Parks, House, Dublin, Kerry, Norman, Ross, National Park, Murphy, Brandon, Carpenter, Killarney, HUNTSMAN, Dingle Peninsula

Revised GUI fixtures as 2020 Championships and Inter-Club events resume

Adrian Morrow (Portmarnock) bunkered at the 9th hole in the final round of the 2016 Irish Seniors Amateur Close Championship at Tralee Golf Club. Picture by Pat Cashman The Golfing Union of Ireland has issued a number of revisions to its fixtures for 2020 as plans continue for the resumption of championship and inter-club activity at the end of July. ...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Leinster, Connacht, Killeen, Killarney, Donegal, Mahony, Amateur golf, Millicent, Pat Cashman, Golfing Union of Ireland, Jimmy Bruen, Inter Club, Fermoy

Ireland 2019

When planning my trip to Ireland I didn't want to just go to Dublin I wanted to visit a small town in Ireland so after some research I stumbled across a town called Killarney. Now that I knew where I was going it was time to look for a hotel to stay at. I
Tags: Travel, Ireland, Dublin, Killarney

Tee off free at the stunning Castlerosse Park Resort in Killarney

Castlerosse Park Resort in Killarney The spectacular four-star Castlerosse Park Resort in Killarney, situated adjacent to the world-renowned Killarney Golf & Fishing Club, is teeing off an exclusive FREE golf offer. Located a leisurely 30-minute walk from Killarney town, Castlerosse Park Resort is famed for its scenic beauty amongst the sublime surroundings of Killarney lakes and ...
Tags: Travel, Sport, Ireland, Tourism, Golf, Lakeview, Killarney, Mahony, Killarney Golf Fishing Club, Castlerosse Park Resort, McGillycuddy, Killarney Golf Fishing Club Mon Fri, Castlerosse Golf Club, Kieran Crehan, Grosvenor Restaurant

Vuma Levin initiates his cycle

The guitarist is growing into his groove, with a new concept album launching soon The post Vuma Levin initiates his cycle appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Article, Netherlands, Jazz, Colonialism, Friday, Guitar, The Wretched Of The Earth, Killarney, Frantz Fanon, Cara Stacey, Achille Mbembe, South Africa (country, Marco Zenini, The Spectacle of An-Other, Vuma Levin, Xavis Torres Vicente

Pat Ruddy to host early-season PGA in Ireland Pro-Am at The European Club 

Pat Ruddy (right) with Shane Jenkinson (St Margaret's CC) Leading Irish golfing figure, Pat Ruddy, has confirmed that he will host a €10,000 PGA in Ireland Pro-Am at the European Club on March 22.The 'European Club Pro-Am sponsored by Pat Ruddy' will be open to a limited field based on the 2019 PGA in Ireland Order of Merit rankings.Ruddy said: “When I got out to hit a few shots o...
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Pga, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Padraig Harrington, Danny O Brien, Killarney, Harrington, Waterville, Ruddy, Walter Sullivan, European Club, PGA Championship, PGA Irish Region, Michael McCumiskey

Pat Ruddy to host early-season PGA in Ireland Pro-Am at The European Club

Pat Ruddy (right) with Shane Jenkinson (St Margaret's CC) Leading Irish golfing figure, Pat Ruddy, has confirmed that he will host a €10,000 PGA in Ireland Pro-Am at the European Club on March 22.The 'European Club Pro-Am sponsored by Pat Ruddy' will be open to a limited field based on the 2019 PGA in Ireland Order of Merit rankings.Ruddy said: “When I got out to hit a few shots o...
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Pga, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Padraig Harrington, Danny O Brien, Killarney, Harrington, Waterville, Ruddy, Walter Sullivan, European Club, PGA Championship, PGA Irish Region, Michael McCumiskey

Olivia Currie wins gold as ILGU celebrates Junior Medal Final at Seapoint

ILGU Junior Medal winners Erin McLure (Royal Belfast, Bronze), Olivia Currie (Moyola Park. Gold), Niamh Grealy (Beaverstown. Silver) and Katie Poots (Knock, Best Gross) at the 2019 ILGU Junior Medal Final at Seapoint Golf Club. image by Jenny Matthews/Cashman Photography Moyola Park’s Olivia Currie won the overall Gold Medal and Knock’’s Katie Poots the best gross as 50 players un...
Tags: Sport, Css, Golf, Belfast, Olivia, Currie, McClure, Killarney, Mairead, Amateur golf, Beaverstown, Seapoint, Moyola Park, Katie Poots, Jenny Matthews, Royal Belfast

Mairead Martin propels Louisville to Cardinal Cup win

Kanturk's Mairead Martin in action for the University of Louisville Kanturk's Mairead Martin gave herself an early 20th birthday present when she finished tied second and helped the University of Louisville Cardinals win the 16th annual Cardinal Cup with a record score.The Irish international closed with a three-under-par 69 at the University of Louisville Golf Club, which include...
Tags: Kentucky, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Louisville, Martin, Cardinals, University of Kansas, Killarney, Mairead, Royal Portrush, Amateur golf, Mairead Martin, University of Louisville Cardinals, Kanturk, University of Louisville Kanturk

The Best Tour Companies in Ireland

Posted: 8/17/19 | October 17th, 2019 Ireland. It’s a scenic country full of rolling green hills, photogenic cliffs, impressive castles, cozy Irish pub, friendly locals, and a lot of Irish charm. I’ve loved every part of my experiences in Ireland. My first trip was a quick 24-hour visit to Dublin, but, I loved it so much I’ve gone back about four times since. Ireland has a special magic to it that makes every visitor fall in love. (Ok, not everyone, but most people love it here!) While the cit...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Belfast, Dublin, Kerry, Guinness, Tours, Galway, Skellig Islands, Walking Tours, Trinity College, Moher, Killarney, Dublin Castle

Award-winning sustainable retreat offers a stylish defense against fire

Australian architectural firm Steendijk’s Bellbird Retreat is proof that designing for fire safety doesn’t have to mean compromising aesthetics. Located in pristine bushland about two hours southwest from Brisbane, the award-winning weekend escape features a striking, weathered steel roof and stellar landscape views as well as a reduced environmental footprint thanks to a rainwater harvesting system and optimized passive design elements. Located on a 141-hectare bush site in Killarney, the Bell...
Tags: Design, Australia, Architecture, Brisbane, Brazil, Brick, Resilient Design, Rainwater Harvesting, Fire Safety, Steel Roof, Killarney, Corten steel, Local Materials, Natural Materials, Fire Prevention, Hoop Pine

Hiking Carrauntoohil: Ireland’s Highest Mountain

Hiking Carrauntoohil Mountain via the Coomloughra Horseshoe Kerry, Ireland While traveling through County Kerry I decided to climb 4 of Ireland’s biggest mountains in a single day, including Carrauntoohil, the highest one in the country. Here’s how! If you’re looking for a challenging (and free) outdoor activity to do while traveling in Ireland, I highly recommend hiking to the top of Carrauntoohil, Ireland’s highest mountain at 1038 meters (3,407 ft). Carrauntoohil (Corrán Tuathail in Iris...
Tags: Hiking, Ireland, Catholic Church, Alps, Dublin, Kerry, Adventure Travel, Devil, Southwest, Cronin, Killarney, O'Shea, Killarney National Park, Caher, Beenkeragh, Carrauntoohil

Purdy motors to seven-shot win in Leinster Seniors

Philip Purdy (Shandon Park) won the 2019 Leinster Seniors Amateur Open Championship at Carlow Golf Club. (09/05/2019). Picture by Pat Cashman Shandon Park’s Philip Purdy birdied his last two holes to claim an impressive seven-stroke victory in the Leinster Seniors Amateur Open at Carlow.Leading by one stroke from Greystones’ 2017 Irish Mid-Amateur champion Alan Condren after an op...
Tags: Sport, Css, Heritage, Golf, Derry, Moran, Killarney, Purdy, SSS, Carlow, Amateur golf, Greystones, Pat Cashman, Carlow Golf Club, Condren, Tuam

Griffin enjoys trip to Purgatory with third collegiate win

Killarney's Caitriona Griffin Killarney's Caitriona Griffin can claim to enjoy a spell in Purgatory after she secured her third win for Northwestern Ohio with a school record performance at the Purgatory Intercollegiate in Indiana.The Munster interprovincial, who earned medalist honours at the rain-shortened WHAC Jamboree and was co-medalist Georgetown Invitational earlier this se...
Tags: Sport, Indiana, Malaysia, Golf, Griffin, Killarney, UNOH, Caitriona, Amateur golf, Northwestern Ohio, Caitriona Griffin Killarney, Caitriona Griffin, WHAC Jamboree, Georgetown Invitational, Dawn West She, Taylor University

The quiet night amidst the resurgence

Sometimes you just come across a bad game of basketball but that can be a blip. The resurrection of top tier basketball in Killarney is moving along nicely, just for one Saturday there was a reminder of the work that is still ahead. In his second missive from the Kingdom of Kerry, Emmet Ryan watched St Paul’s take on Sligo All Stars To non basketball people in Ireland, KIllarney being back is all that matters. They remember the name of the town with the start of the boom back in the 1970s and 1...
Tags: Nike, Sport, Features, Ireland, New York Times, St Vincent, Kerry, Galway, Louisville, St Paul, Scott, PAUL, MAVS, Fitzgerald, Colgate, Mark Greene

10 of the best activity holidays in Ireland

With its rugged coast, lakes and hills, Ireland is one big adventure playground – perfect for kayaking, hiking, cycling and road trips20 of the best pubs in IrielandStanding at 1,039 metres in the middle of the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks range, Carrauntoohil is the tallest mountain in Ireland. The range spreads out across 100 sq km in the heart of the Ring of Kerry, adding drama to the Iveragh peninsula’s wild, beautiful landscape. Start the Carrauntoohil ascent from Cronin’s Yard, a car park with se...
Tags: Travel, Music, Ireland, Road Trips, Cycling Holidays, Top 10s, Kerry, Walking Holidays, Adventure Travel, Devil, Ireland Holidays, Cronin, Killarney, Iveragh Peninsula, Carrauntoohil

Football League Division One: Kerry edge Monaghan with late surge in Killarney

Monaghan suffer their fourth Division One defeat in a row as they lose by four points to Kerry despite leading for most of the match in Killarney.
Tags: News, Kerry, Monaghan, Killarney

Sugrue wins fourth in a row at Cork

Dan Sugrue (right) receiving his prize from John Dooley at the Accra Golf Shafts sponsored Winter Series for Munster PGA professionals at Cork Golf Club on February 4 Dooks' Dan Sugrue continued his impressive run of form in the Winter Series for Munster PGA professionals when he chalked up his fourth win in a row at Cork Golf Club on Monday.The Killarney native (40), who has mad...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Cork, Ryan, David Hayes, Killarney, Castletroy, David Ryan, PGA Irish Region, Faithlegg, Monkstown, John Dooley, Cork Golf Club, Sugrue, Gary Howie, Cahir Park

Irish music students sing on plane

These travelers from London, England, to Killarney, Ireland, got a heavy dose of Irish culture even before landing. While it normally might be annoying to share a flight with people who won’t stop humming or singing under their breath, we’re pretty jealous we couldn’t experience first-hand the talents of this music class from St. Brendan’s College in Killarney, as they broke into an Irish song concert during their Ryanair flight. The music school posted the video on YouTube, and so far it’s b...
Tags: Travel, Youtube, Ryanair, Kerry, All, London England, London Stansted, Killarney, Killarney Ireland, St Brendan 's College

Russell's links love affair in full swing

Conor Russell, Head Professional, Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links They say that if you love what you do, you will never have to work a day in your life and that's undoubtedly true of Conor Russell as he prepares to celebrate two years as Head Professional at Portmarnock Hotel and Golf Links.A native of Blackrock, just outside Dundalk, the 41-year old Louth man is loving every minut...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Sport, Architecture, Ireland, Tourism, Golf, Dublin, Kerry, Galway, Blackrock, Douglas, St Andrews, Sutton, Russell, Dundalk

Why your Hotel should offer a Travel Packing Checklist and Best Tips for Packing

Are your Hotel offering Travel Packing Checklist, best tips for packing or basic hacks for travelers? Travelers have a lot to consider when determining what to bring on their jour: the type and length of their trip, itinerary, the weather, the size of their luggage, and any weight limits imposed by the mode of transportation. And with so many factors at play, it’s easy to overpack or underpack, especially if they waited until the last minute. Hotel Packing Cubes and Dopp Kits Working in Hotel...
Tags: Facebook, Hotels, Social Media, Seo, Social Media Marketing, Hotel, Killarney, Dopp, Mari Smith, Travel Packing, Social Media Community, Morch, Founders Media Click Here, Social Media Mastery for Hotels, Facebook Group Hospitality Gone Social Click Here, Social Media Mastery for Hotel

World Rallycross champion Kristoffersson wins Killarney finale

Johan Kristoffersson completed an incredible run of World Rallycross Championship domination with a clear victory at the South African season close
Tags: Sport, Wrx, Killarney, Johan Kristoffersson, Autosport, Kristoffersson

Killarney World Rallycross: Sebastien Loeb fastest on day one

A month after winning his first World Rally Championship round for six years in Spain, Sebastien Loeb topped the opening day of the World Rallycross Championship finale in South Africa
Tags: Spain, Sport, Wrx, Sebastien Loeb, Killarney, Autosport


We arrived in Killarney around 7pm tired and starving after our busy day. We couldn't find parking at the hotel so parked a couple of blocks away. We headed into the hotel carrying as much of our stuff as we could and left the rest in the car to be picked
Tags: Travel, Killarney

Roscommon get second AIG Senior Foursomes chance

Malone's Sharon Cox. Photo by John Dickson Roscommon will be hoping it's a case of second time lucky when they face Laytown and Bettystown in the AIG Senior Foursomes final at Knightsbrook Hotel and Golf Resort today.The Connacht champions lost a tight final to Killarney last year but they look ready to go one better following their 2.5-0.5 win over Shandon Park as the Co Meath la...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Nolan, Barry, Mccarthy, Jones, O'leary, Douglas, Wilson, Molloy, Walsh, Morris, Cox, Murphy, Gilbert

Killarney ladies dethroned in AIG Senior Foursomes

Margie Rennix (Druid's Heath) during the Minor Cup Final during the 2018 East Leinster District Ladies Cups and Shields Finals at Seapoint Golf Club. Picture: Jenny Matthews/Cashman Photography Shandon Park won two matches in extra holes to send defending champions Killarney crashing out in the quarter-finals of the AIG Senior Foursomes at Knightsbrook.The Belfast side won 3-0 wit...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Galway, Douglas, Martin, Murphy, Malone, Eakin, Davies, Roscommon, Heath, Fawcett, Kilkenny, Killarney, Trapp, Gaffney

two weeks in northern ontario: the good, the bad, and the mushrooms

Our Ontario trip was a mixed bag of ups and downs, but mostly ups. Everything is pretty good with some not-so-good mixed in.Traveling with Diego. We loved it! It was so much fun having us with him all the time, and seeing him so happy and content.Downside: Traveling with a dog can be a bit limiting. We had planned to leave him alone while we explored Sudbury and Thunder Bay, but when we were actually there, we weren't comfortable with it. We had very limited time in those towns anyway; had we be...
Tags: Travel, Personal, Alaska, Road, Travels, Allan, Ontario, Sudbury, Michael Pollan, Killarney, Thunder Bay, Laura K, Lake Superior Provincial Park, Ontario Parks, Exploring Ontario, Ontario Provincial Parks

Wild Atlantic Way road trip ideas

The Southern Peninsulas of the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland are an incredible road trip by way of both land and sea — unscathed nature, incredible wildlife, villages, islands, and historical ruins dating back to the Bronze Age. From hiking, surfing, and kayaking to sampling the local food and whiskey, as well as whale watching, there’s something here for everyone. Here are 12 things not to miss on a road trip around the Southern Peninsulas of the Wild Atlantic Way. Author Nick Morelli was a g...
Tags: Travel, Ireland, Road Trips, Kerry, Baltimore, Road Trip, All, West Cork, Kenmare, Wild Atlantic Way, Killarney, Baltimore Harbor, Bantry Bay, Wild Atlantic, Moll, Kate Siobhan Mulligan

Historic ILGU Irish Senior Cup win for Lahinch

Valerie Hassett and Aedin McCarthy (Joint Team Captains) with the Lahinch Ladies team (from left) Muiriosa Connolly, Sinead Sexton, Aideen Walsh, Aine Donegan, Niamh O'Dwyer, Sarah Cunningham, Olivia Lucas and Valerie Shannon after their victory in the final of the 2018 ILGU Irish Senior Cup at Knock Golf Club (25/08/2018). Picture by Pat Cashman The ladies of Lahinch clinched the...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Ferguson, Belfast, Lennon, Jones, Mcdonnell, Walsh, Fleming, Reilly, Moynihan, Cunningham, Doyle, Simpson, Roscommon, Heath

Elm Park to face Lahinch for Senior Cup title

Elm Park Team Captain Helena Sheehan ( right) celebrates with her team of Leah Temple Lang, Rachel McDonnell, Louise Mernagh, Anna Foster, Emma Fleming, Emma Thorne and Mary Frances McKenna after their semi final win over The Island at the 2018 ILGU Irish Senior Cup Finals at Knock Golf Club today. (24/08/2018) Picture by Pat Cashman Elm Park will face Lahinch in Saturday's final ...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Ferguson, The Island, Lennon, Jones, Mcdonnell, Walsh, Fleming, Reilly, Moynihan, Cunningham, Doyle, Simpson, Roscommon, Heath