NEW FOR 2015 - Trip to Ireland Planner
Susan's Irish blog gives you the heads up on all that is happening in Ireland right now.
Planning a trip to Ireland next summer, feeling a little overwhelmed?, a Ready Made Trip could be the solution?
Glenveagh Castle Estate is a remote protected wilderness in the wilds of Donegal.
Sail into Ireland on a holiday of a lifetime taking in the ports of Dublin, Cork, Galway and Belfast.
A Hawk Walk in the beautiful grounds of Ashford Castle is one of best experiences you will ever have in Ireland
Youghal truly is one of Ireland's Hidden Gems, a quiet back water on the river Blackwater it is an absolutely delightful seaside town full of history.
The Walter Raleigh Hotel is a new boutique hotel on the waterfront at Youghal, County Cork offering superb value and sea views.
Trad on the Prom showcases the very best of Irish music, song and dance in an intimate venue at the Galway Bay Hotel each summer.
Lambay Island is an unspoiled naturalist and walkers paradise belonging to Lord Revelstoke just off the coast of Dublin. Formerly private it can now be visited by guided tour with Skerries Sea Tours.
Ireland is blessed with some of the best beaches in the world and last year we were lucky enough to get the weather to go with them!
Contact Susan Byron author of Irelands Hidden Gems.com author of the independent travel website Irelands Hidden Gems.com and 3 best selling Ireland Travel Guides on Amazon.com
Corcomroe Abbey in the heart of the Burren is a mystical place with a great history dating back over 800 years which you can visit freely all year round.
All you need to know about Ireland and a lot more besides, by Irish travel writer and photographer Susan Byron, a native of Dublin, now living in Clare.
The Blaskets Islands. deserted 50 years ago are brought to life in Dun Chaoin.
Dublin Bus great value city sightseeing tours.
Explore Dublin's Viking & Medieval Heritage at Dublinia.
St Patricks Day the inside track on how we really celebrate it in Ireland.
Bed and Breakfast is an unique and affordable way to meet Irish families and see those parts of Ireland most tourists never get to visit, it's an experience.
a 'full' Irish breakfast has to be seen to be believed....
Driving a rental car in Ireland is no longer the nightmare it use to be with efficient new motorway links to most major cities, but not all unfortunately...
Ireland Travel Guide - Where to Eat, Sleep & Play 2014 is now available on Amazon.com
Irish national anthem the original and other favourites,
Susan Byron is the author of the independent travel website Irelands Hidden Gems.com and 3 best selling Ireland Travel Guides on Amazon.com
Ireland weather where you can get all four seasons thrown at you in a day?
Lough Gur Stone Circle is the oldest and biggest in Western Europe
Glendalough in County Wicklow is on every tourist's bucket list when visiting Ireland but there are less crowded and more spiritual options.
Beaulieu House a unique country house on the banks of the river Boyne
Birr Castle estate is the jewel in the crown of Irelands Midlands....
Butlers Chocolate Experience is the newest and best visitor attraction in Ireland.
The Irish National Stud is where many of the worlds most famous racehorses where born and bred.
The Sky Garden at Liss Ard, County Cork is one of only two in the world.
Powerscourt Enniskerry one of the best known views in Ireland.
Helen Dillon a perfect garden at No 45 Ranelagh is an inspiration to all wanabee gardeners.
Garinish Island is a tropical plantsmans paradise on the West Coast of Ireland.
Brigits Garden is a delightful break from traditonal garden design.
The Hugh Lane Gallery has reconstructed Francis Bacon's complete studio.
IMMA Irelands premier collection of Modern & Contemporary Art.
The National Gallery of Ireland proudly presents the lost masterpiece by Carravagio.
Glasnevin Museum is absolutely excellent with a great online genealogy facility.
The Irish museum of country life is one of the best in Ireland and FREE.
The Museum of Natural History in Dublin is known locally as the Dead Zoo.
The National Museum has a collection of rare archaelogical finds spanning 7000 years.
Collins Barracks is where you will find Irelands Museum of Decortative Arts.
Newbridge Silverware Museum of Style Icons is a very good free attraction.
The Titanic Belfast is truly one of the most spectacular exhibition spaces anywhere in world, not just Ireland.
The Writers Museum in Dublin on Parnell Square should certainly be on any visitor to Irelands wish list with an interest in Wilde, Joyce, Yeats or Beckett.
Galway city is unlike any other town or city in Ireland....
Stephens Green in the centre of Dublin is a very popular and much loved park where Dubliners have brought their children to feed the ducks for generations.
The Phoenix Park in Dublin, is the largest enclosed park in Europe
Lough Boora parklands walk or cycle around the largest sculpture gallery in Ireland surrounded by bog....