Glenbeigh

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Lough Caragh, with Carrig Country House in the foreground.

Seefin, (Sui Fionn, Seat of Fionn), which dominates the village of Glenbeigh, overlooks one of Kerry’s finest lakes on its eastern side. This is Lough(...)

Even though there was no promise for us in the sky or in the weather forecast, no prospect of vistas or even colour, we had a very enjoyable day

Edmund Hillary once said that the reason we climb mountains was simply “for the hell of it”. And on a bleak November morning of elusive beauty, we far(...)

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(...)

People on bridge despite road closed to Wooden bridge in Dollymount, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hurricane Ophelia has caused widespread disruption on the country’s roads, with fallen trees making many impassable. A Roadwatch has released a list (...)

Dr Tomás Ó Carragáin (UCC) in his essay on Iveragh’s Mountain Pilgrimages makes the interesting point that, because of their poor soils and the formi(...)

The men who were caught doing doughnuts on a main road appeared before Killarney District Court.   File photograph: Thinkstock/Getty Images

Five men have pleaded guilty to dangerous driving after being caught doing doughnuts in their cars on a main road earlier this month as part of a Gard(...)

Trees were trimmed last week in Athboy, Co Meath, as a first step in the introduction of Eir’s high-speed broadband. Photograph: Chris Bellew/ Fennell Photography

Eir will today announce the locations of 100,000 homes in 200 rural communities to which it will roll out high-speed fibre broadband over the next ye(...)