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Valentia Island Kerry

Valentia Island crowned by Geokaun Mountain, Valentia Island (Oileán Dairbhre) is an altogether homier isle than the brooding Skelligs to the southwest. Like the Skellig Ring it leads to, Valentia is an essential, coach-free detour from the Ring of Kerry, … Continue reading

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Whale Watching off south west coast

Whale Watching: To date 24 species of the world’s whales and dolphins have been recorded in Irish waters. In recent years over 12 cetacean species have been seen in the clear, unpolluted West Cork waters making them one of the … Continue reading

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Skellig Michael

The jagged, 217m-high rock of Skellig Michael (Archangel Michael’s Rock; like St Michael’s Mount in Cornwall and Mont Saint Michel in Normandy) is the larger of the two islands and a Unesco World Heritage site. It looks like the last … Continue reading

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Ring of Beara Cycle 2016

The fantastic Ring of Beara cycle is back this weekend for an exciting 140km or 110km cycle by the rugged Wild Atlantic Way coastal route of the Beara Peninsula. The cycle attracts thousands of participants from around the country who … Continue reading

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September Events in Kerry Feature – Killarney Women’s Mini Marathon

Killarney Women’s Mini Marathon will take place on Saturday 19th September this year. The route takes in the streets of Killarney town and the scenic Killarney National Park.   (Image courtesy of http://killarneywomensminimarathon.ie/) Please note that there are no registrations on … Continue reading

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Foodie Heaven Next To Kenmare – A Taste of West Cork Food Festival

While we know that our beautiful town of Kenmare & indeed Co. Kerry is a little piece of “heaven on earth” we also know that our neighbours in West Cork have something pretty special going on too when it comes … Continue reading

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Hey Kenmare, The Lost Sheep Triathlon Is Coming To Town!

  The Lost Sheep Triathlon is one of the premier races in the country starting and finishing in Kenmare – but let us assure you, this ain’t just any old triathlon! This is an extremely challenging course set in the beautiful … Continue reading

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August Events in Kerry Feature – Daniel O’Connell Summer School

The county of Kerry is steeped in heritage and history and has produced some of the most defining figures in Irish history. One such figure is “The Great Emancipator”, “The Liberator”, the one and only Daniel O’Connell who’s life and … Continue reading

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Kenmare Golf Club Sisters Classic 11th & 12th July 2015

Kenmare Golf Club Sisters Classic 11th & 12th July 2015 promises to be great day out in the spectacular surroundings of Kenmare Golf Club:   For further information please contact http://www.kenmaregolfclub.com For dinner reservations afterwards at No 35 Restaurant Kenmare  please visit … Continue reading

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Irish Dance Show Kenmare

Casey’s restaurant at the Brook Lane Hotel (our sister property) in association with the Bernie O’ Sullivan school of dance are pleased to announce our new show every Monday and Wednesday. All our dancers are champions with an array of … Continue reading

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