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23rd September 2018

Autumn Walks You Have to Try in Dublin

Autumn is well and truly here, so it’s time to guide you on the best places to see the leaves turn across Dublin Howth Cliff Walk Easily accessible from the city centre, the Howth Cliff Walk is one of the most picturesque walking trails in Dublin.  This trail takes in everything Howth has to offer from blustery coast to inland meadows. Catch glimpses of the ruins of 15th-century abbeys, look over the bays of Dublin and if the day is clear you may even see the distant Mourne Mountains in Co. Down. After your 6km walk, you can cosy up beside the fire with a pint or indulge in some seafood in one of the villages many fine seafood establishments. Bushy Park Covering over 20 hectares, Bushy Park sits alongside the tranquil Dodder River in Terenure. The park has woodland walks, ornamental ponds, and areas catering for football, tennis, and boules. […]
26th October 2018

The Irish Runners Event Calendar!

With the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon on this week, we thought we would share with you our picks of some of the best runs in the Irish running calendar. These range from mini to full-fledged marathon and take place in a variety of locations all over the island. Ready…set…GO! Connemarathon – 14th April 2019 The Connemarathon is one of the world’s most scenic running events, comprising of half, full & ultra marathons and set in the beautiful west of Ireland. The success of this event has been its ability to offer long distance running in the dramatic setting of mountains, glacier lakes, rugged green-brown landscape which winds in and around the challenging mountain wilderness of Galway. Check it out here Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon – 5th May 2019 Encompassing the North, East, South and West of the city, the 2019 Belfast City Marathon will take place on a new […]