Caragh Lake

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Ballymaloe House Hotel and Cookery School, Co Cork

There’s something very soothing about spending Sunday night in a luxury hotel, snoozing late on Monday morning, knowing that the rest of the populatio(...)

Patrick and Margaret McGillacuddy at their home in  Glencar, Co. Kerry. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

It was on Christmas Day 1969, at a dance in the Eimer Ballroom in Glenbeigh Co Kerry, that Margaret Murphy’s eye was caught by a tall, handsome young (...)

Beenkeragh in MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, with Caher Ridge as the backdrop. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

Keep your hips loose and your head straight on. Sound advice for kayaking along the Caragh Lake or taking on Ireland’s biggest mountain, and a mantra (...)

The view from Moanlaur ridge across Dingle Bay bay to Caragh Lake and the  Coomloughra Horseshoe at the western end of the Reeks

There is nothing more pleasurable, to my way of thinking, than striding along a ridge whose slopes run steeply down to the sea. The north side of Ding(...)

The Ring of Kerry route affords many wonderful views.

This one will take some work, so take a deep breath and mount up. Cycle into Killarney and go left just after the mini-roundabout. Follow this road fo(...)