Co Cavan shares the 667 m peak of Cuilcagh with neighbouring Fermanagh. No ordinary mountain, this - it has underground streams which eventually become the headwaters of the lordly River Shannon, Ireland's longest river that passes south through many counties before exiting at the mighty estuary in Limerick. A magnet for tourism now with boating, fishing, cycling and walking-a-plenty.
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Castlecoote, Co. Roscommon
Café / Historic House
This fine Georgian residence overlooking the beautiful River Suck was built in the enclosure of a medieval castle between 1690 and 1720, and is of considerable historic interest - not least as the birthplace of the Gunning sisters, who became the Duche ... more...
Mohill, Co. Leitrim
Castle / Hotel
Set amongst 300 acres of rolling countryside, Lough Rynn Castle is the ancestral home of the Clements family and its has seen major investment and a great deal of TLC to restore it to its former glory for its current use as an hotel.
Aside from struct ... more...
Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
John and Mary Moriarty’s charming old-world pub a short distance east of Mullingar is tucked between the old N4 and the Royal Canal, with a grandstand view of the new harbour works from the back of the bar.
A blackboard menu offers traditional h ... more...
Dromohair, Co. Leitrim
The Kelly family's attractive two-storey bar and restaurant is a well-established dining destination within the greater Sligo area as well as for local diners.
It's a fine big building, with a traditional bar on the ground floor (where an extensive me ... more...
Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
Character Pub / Restaurant
Situated just a short distance outside Nenagh (and, as the name implies, very close to the golf club) this attractive country pub is very popular with locals and useful for travellers to know about because it offers lunch and evening meals every day of ... more...
Limerick, Co. Limerick
On most days Mike & Siobhan Hogan's centrally located café near the Milk Market has queues of people waiting to lunch on their healthy food, and it’s easy to see why.
From the green and white striped awning (which has tables underneat ... more...
Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim
Restaurant / Wine Bar
This attractive stone-built restaurant is on the corner of Market Yard, with access from the yard or the main street, and run by husband and wife team Jason (head chef) and Jo O'Brien (restaurant manager).
They chose the location well as, like the Mar ... more...
Limerick, Co. Limerick
This pleasing riverside restaurant just a short distance along from the Clarion Hotel is run by chef Thomas Fialon who is from Strasbourg, and and his Limerick-born wife Deirdre, who looks after front of house.
It's an airy and spacious place, with st ... more...
Birr, Co. Offaly
Café / Food Market
You won't find a better place in town to enjoy a really well made cup of coffee and some excellent home baked produce than Gillian Delahunt's inviting cafe in Birr.
Gillian makes and sells her own soda bread, carrot cake, chocolate biscuit cake, sco ... more...
Lecarrow, Co. Roscommon
Just a short walk from Lecarrow's attractive little harbour, this smartly presented restaurant is deservedly popular.
Open from late morning onwards every day, it’s a friendly and welcoming place, offering generous portions.
On a short à ... more...