Links you might find interesting
Links that we think you might find interesting:

Hillwalk Tours – Self-Guided Walking Holidays
Looking for a Ireland hiking trip along the Burren Way? The path along the Cliffs of Moher is one of the most exhilarating walks in Ireland. A hiking tour where you decide how far to walk each day, and with whom. A hiking tour where the only timetable that matters is your timetable.

The Wild Atlantic Way
The Wild Atlantic Way on Ireland’s west coast leads you through one of the world’s most dramatic coastal landscapes. It is the world’s longest defined coastal touring route, stretching along the Atlantic coast from Donegal to West Cork.
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The Burren in Bloom Festival
The Burren in Bloom Festival features a series of illustrated talks and organised walks throughout the month of May, celebrating the annual blooming of the Burren’s unique and diverse array of flowers.
The Burren in Bloom festival is coordinated by the Burrenbeo Trust.

The Burren & Cliffs of Moher Geopark
The Burren is one of the largest and most accessible Karst regions in the world. It is the only place on the planet that Arctic, Mediterranean and Alpine plants grow side-by-side. A fascinating web site with a huge amount of information about the area.

The Guardian Travel Section 29.12.2012
Featured in the Guardian Travel Section 29.12.2012
“our host at the excellent Orchid House B&B…”

Burren Hill Walks
These rambles are an ideal introduction to the geology, natural history, botany, archaeology, history, agriculture and conservation of the region.
A publisher of beautiful and informative books and maps of the whole burren area. A must visit !

THE BURREN WAY is a marked and signposted walking route (45km / 26.5miles) developed between Lahinch and Ballyvaughan in North Clare. has lots of interesting information about Limerick City and County…

Publishes challenging modern fiction for today’s teenage and adult reader. Their novels and collections of short stories are thematically universal and are read and ordered widely here in Ireland and across the world.
Publishers of teenage and adult fiction in both English and Irish since 1998.

Pat and Gill MacNamara
County Clare, IRELAND.

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