Discovering Ireland: Walk through History

Giants Causeway Ireland History
If you are interested in exploring both the history of Ireland and the Irish outdoors, look no further.Here at ConnollyCove, we have created this guide on historic walkways around Ireland which we think you should explore: North to South.Causeway Coast Way This walkway is located...

Ireland Through a Canvas | 30 Greatest Irish Artists | A-Z

Tate Modern Museum Art
Interested in art? Interested in Ireland? Want to explore both on your travels? Look no further! Here at ConnollyCove, we have comprised the top 30 Irish Artists and where you can find their work when exploring Ireland. Irish Artist | Kevin AboschKevin Abosch was born...

The Saltee Islands, County Wexford

Puffin on Saltee Island
The Saltee Islands are a pair of islands on the southern coast of County Wexford in Ireland. The islands are known for their natural beauty and for being one of the Worlds major bird sanctuaries.The islands have been privately owned by the Neale family...

Liverpool and its Irish Heritage and Connection

Liverpool Irish Heritage Celebration
In Liverpool, it is estimated that three-quarters of the city’s population has Irish roots: some locals even refer to it as ‘the second capital of Ireland’. Each year there is a festival of music, theatre, literature, dance, performance and film to celebrate Liverpool's Irish...

Spraoi: Street Arts Festival, Waterford, Ireland

Spraoi Festival
Summertime in Ireland means festivals are in full swing, from music festivals, art festivals, family events and more, there is so much to enjoy this summer in Ireland. The annual International Street Arts Festival; Spraoi takes places from the 2nd to the 4th of...

Take a Look at Our Favourite Pubs in Ireland

Irish Pubs
No visit to Ireland is complete without spending some time in a few of the country’s iconic pubs. In Ireland, you’ll experience first-hand the hospitality and friendless for which the Irish are renowned, as well as possibly getting the chance to listen to some...

A Guide to the Best Places to Stay in Galway

Places to Stay in Galway
One of the best places you can visit in Ireland is the mesmerising Galway, a place that will quickly capture your heart. Galway is the gift that everyone deserves to experience, where you'll get the best of authentic Ireland and traditional Irish culture all...

Pirates Cove: County Wexford’s Leading Entertainment Centre

Pirates Cove, County Wexford
Are you visiting County Wexford, Ireland, anytime soon and looking for some family-friendly fun? Well then make sure you visit Pirates Cove for an endless day of fun activities to entertain the whole family. It's one of Wexford's leading entertainment centres, where no matter...

Curracloe Beach: A Touch of Film Magic

Curracloe Beach, Wexford
County Wexford is one of the top places you must visit in Ireland and one of its special gems is the stunning Carracloe Beach. The County Wexford beach has even made its way on to the big screen as it was used as a...

James Joyce: His Life, Work and Legacy

James Joyce Library
James Joyce was a phenomenal Irish author, short story writer, and poet, his work is still studied today and inspires keen writers all around the world. James Joyce had a unique skill to bring words to life that enchanted the minds of anyone who...