My Leitrim Suggestions

With the 5km restriction being lifted on April 12th I've written some suggestions of outdoor places and walks in Leitrim. There is quite a lot of Leitrim that I haven't explored yet so this isn't an extensive list but there are some gems in it that I hope you enjoy. Glencar Waterfall Glencar Waterfall. Probably... Continue Reading →

Spotlight on Carrick on Shannon

It's time I wrote a bit about Carrick-on-Shannon. Before I worked near there I've been known to drive there just for the cake at Lena's Tea Rooms....yes I am that fond of cake that I will travel for it! Lena's Tea Rooms are an award-winning cafe, located in the scenic town of Carrick-on-Shannon. They have a... Continue Reading →

Spotlight on Drumshanbo

I've been in Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim quite a lot over the last few months and I think it's a place you might be interested in. For a small town there is a lot happening so here are just some things worth note: The floating boardwalk over Acres Lake. You can actually walk on water! It's... Continue Reading →

Two Leitrim pubs you should know about

I know there are many fantastic pubs all over Ireland but I visited these two recently and I think if you are visiting Leitrim these would be well worth a visit. I'm always on the look out for unusual places and if they serve great food it's a bonus. First up The Oarsman in Carrick-on-Shannon.... Continue Reading →

Milltown Woods, Lurganboy, Leitrim

The River Bonet runs through these woods and it's just so peaceful walking around there, listening to the water rushing and the birds singing. There are several walkways, some uphill where you see bluebells and some fairly flat so suitable for all levels of fitness. In among the bluebells I saw a white one, it's... Continue Reading →

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