Skellig

Endangered: Secret Places

It can hardly be a secret of course that secret places are on the endangered list! Like the last species of a prey, the last secret places of the world are being threatened by committed hunters using powerful weapons of modern technology and media, operating...

irelands Wild Atlantic Son

Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Son

As a young boy living in the Gap of Dunloe in Kerry, Ireland Con Moriarty knew he had been born into an incredibly powerful place. An innately restless lad, he raced home from school each day intent on exploring the wild, primal land and jagged...

The Biddies

St Stephens Day Traditions – Lá an Dreoilín

St. Stephen's Day celebrates the first Christian martyr and falls on December 26th. The Wren Boys provide a historical thread to Ireland’s tumultuous past.   However, the celebration of the day seems to have little relation to St. Stephen himself, although there is one tale that...

Luxury travel Donegal Ireland

Discover Hidden Ireland

By Andrew Harper, The Harper Way - Dec 4th 2015 We had the chance to catch up with Con Moriarty, a seasoned Ireland native, guide and founder of Hidden Ireland Tours. Moriarty comes highly recommended by our staff, and most recently has been tapped by Lindblad Expeditions to co-design...

Peak of Carrauntoohil and The Europe Hotel, Killarney

by Kelly Donovan With only 25 short days until i fly to Peru for the prestigious trek of Machu Picchu, i find myself becoming very excited and overwhelmed with my fundraiser plans. I guess i am only sitting down to reflect on my amazing weekend to...

Just back from County Kerry, Ireland

by Andrew Harper, The Harper Way Our general manager recently took a family trip to Ireland where she had the trip of a lifetime. She traveled with family to the Irish countryside to spend two weeks exploring bucolic Kerry. While on the multigenerational trip, they chose...