Sweet Isle Of Mine: Exploring The West of Ireland

west of ireland

Ireland is a truly wonderful country, and we believe the region of the West of Ireland offers a perfect blend of breathtaking landscapes and enriching cultural experiences.

Follow me on my journey around this beautiful part of the Emerald Isle as I share my tips, both as someone who grew up in the west, and also as a tour organizer and guide who has brought countless guests to the country.

Explore the Beauty of the West of Ireland

Counties & Regions

”I took a 7-day self guided trip to western Ireland and this site was like having a best friend along for the ride who knows every nook, cranny and beautiful spot. From where to stay, what to eat, and what to do it’s all right here in one spot with detailed instructions on how to go about it!” Chris. K (United States)

Plan Your Trip


Ashford Castle presents unmatchable 5 star elegance while Mayo Glamping offers unique hobbit huts. Whatever your budget or taste, we have plenty of places to stay covered.

From coastal hotels such as Renvyle House to castle luxury at Ballynahinch, for a remote area, Connemara offers a surprisingly large selection of places to stay. For those looking for a good base to explore the local sights, we recommend the charming town of Clifden.

When to Visit

May, June and September offer the perfect blend of drier weather, less crowds and better accommodation rates. Whenever you decide to visit, have a look at our comprehensive monthly guides.

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Irish Culture, Music and More

From the flag of Ireland to Irish rock music, we also delve into all that’s fascinating about Irish culture. Click here for more info

Take a trip with us through the West of Ireland…