August 2007

Great Websites About Ireland

I found many very helpful websites as I was researching and planning our trip. Thought you might be interested in these sites as well, especially if you're going to be traveling to Ireland.

Burren Page
Some good pics of County Clare with informative narrative.

Croagh Patrick
The official site of Croagh Patrick.

Dave Parker's Pictures of West Cork & Kerry
Dave Parker has put together a great site including narrative and pictures from his trip to southwest Ireland. It includes a neat little interactive map of the southern coast. It was at this website that I discovered Mizen Head. Thanks, Dave!

Earthlore Ireland
Interesting stuff about Irish lore and cultural history.

Electricity Supplies in Europe
Important information if you're going to be staying anywhere in Europe. Make sure you have the right converters if you'll be using any electrical appliances.

Ireland: Facts for Visitors from the U.S.
Lots of practical info about climate, customs, medical facilities, currency, time zone, visas & passports, emergency numbers and a lot more.

Ireland 2007
An extremely useful site with all kinds of practical information if you'll be traveling to Ireland including driving information, bus and rail schedules and maps, a ferry guide, money and exchange information, laws and regulations, weather and lots lots more.

Ireland Map
Interesting interactive map of things to see in Ireland. It doesn't always work so well though.

Mizen Head
Official website for the Mizen Head Signal Station

Mooghaun Ringfort

An informational website about the Mooghaun website that Craig and I found outside of Newmarket on Fergus.

Shannon Ferries
Maps and information about the ferries in County Clare

Shannon Heritage
Cool things to do around the Shannon area

Westport Tourism
Really great website where I found driving tour directions for our Achill Island and Rockfleet Castle adventure.

On the Road to Westport
County Clare & County Galway
"The Quiet Man" Village
Cong & Ashford Castle
Croagh Patrick
Climbing the Mountain in County Mayo
Grace O'Malley's Castle
Rockfleet & the Road to Dooagh on Achill Island
Mizen Head
The Southernmost Point of Irelend
Dingle Peninsula
The Celtic Sea, Beehive Huts & Galorus Oratory in County Kerry
Co. Kerry & Co. Clare
Shannon Ferry, an Irish Cemetery, Lahinch & the Cliffs of Moher
Mooghaun Ringfort
Magic in County Clare
Online Resources About Ireland
Cliffs of Moher
Computer Desktop Wallpaper