Valentia Island Day Trip

Valentia Island family day trip

A Valentia Island day trip is one of our all-time family favourites. An hour’s drive from Caragh Lake along the Ring of Kerry, you’ll be rewarded with a fantastic range of activities for everyone. Here’s the route and some of the pit … Read More

Find a calm lake and wait for the twilight in silence! There, existence will visit you with all its magnificence!

Mehmet Murat Ildan
killorglin restaurants

5 great places to eat in and around Killorglin

There are lots of great restaurants in and around Killorglin. So, if you don’t fancy cooking back at the house, you’ve got plenty to chose from. Here are just a few that we go to regularly.   1. Sol Y Sombra … Read More

I'm an old-fashioned guy... I want to be an old man with a beer belly sitting on a porch, looking at a lake or something.

Johnny Depp
foodie family destinations

5 fabulous foodie destinations for all the family

Foodie family destinations are a great way to make road trips more fun for everyone. Most children don’t like long drives but if there’s the promise of delicious ice cream, pancakes or pizza… that’s a different story. Here are five fab ones to … Read More

I grew up with the smell of the lake and the feeling of the woods.

Steven Tyler
Food shops in Killorglin

5 favourite food shops in Killorglin

With a wide range of food shops in Killorglin to chose from, you should easily be able to find what you need to rustle up some delicious meals back at the house. Here’s where we tend to shop. Happy cooking and bon appetit. … Read More

The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world.

Georges Simenon
wild swimming in Kerry

Wild swimming in Kerry – Caragh Lake Challenge calling!

Anyone fancy some wild swimming in Kerry? With so many beaches, rivers and lakes to chose from, you’re simply spoilt for choice! If you needed an excuse, the Caragh Lake Challenge is just a month away and entries close 13th of August. A fab opportunity to swim … Read More

seaside activities in kerry

Surf, sail and long sandy beaches

If you love the water there are some super seaside activities in Kerry to choose from. Here are just a few we thought you’d enjoy.   Horse Riding at Rossbeigh 10 minutes by car from Caragh Lake is Rossbeigh – a beautiful long … Read More