Posted: March 01, 2023|
Excitement is in the air as festival season approaches. A weekend of singing along to your favourite artists, socialising with friends old and new while sleeping under the stars. There’s nothing quite like it! Packing for a festival can be a stressful task, especially for those of us who like to take everything but the kitchen sink. The bottom line is to think practically when packing, what will you use and will it fit in your bag. Check out our top 10 festival camping essentials.
Open water and sea swimming have become increasingly popular in Ireland with research suggesting it can positively impact our physical and mental health. An outdoor dip boots levels of serotonin and dopamine in the body (feel-good hormones) which is why many swimmers note a post-swim high. Check out the top open water swimming locations in Ireland and find the perfect spot for your next cold-water dip.
Ireland is famous around the world for its luscious green fields, friendly welcome and of course our cosy pubs! Despite these traditional assumptions, we are fast becoming one of the world’s leading destinations for outdoor adventures and hiking, due to our rugged and wild landscapes that are relatively safe all year round, providing you have the right outdoor clothing and hiking equipment!
With the longer evenings here and hopefully some warmer weather, it’s the perfect time to get out and discover the great outdoors on your own doorstep, if it’s hiking or walks! If you are a seasoned pro or a sunshine hiker, we’ve got a guide to some of the best Ireland hikes for everyone, from the Bray to Greystone’s walk, there is an outdoor adventure to suit everyone.
Ensuring you have the correct outdoor clothing, footwear and hiking equipment