Rathsallagh Golf Club recently celebrated the relaunch of the exciting new course layout.  Rathsallagh Golf Club was originally opened in 1994 and sits in tree-lined parkland near Dunlavin, Co Wicklow.  Under new ownership since 2015, the magnificent course was originally designed by Peter McEvoy and the late, great Christy O’Connor Junior - and has now [...]

On Thursday the 05th of October 2017, The Brooklodge & Macreddin Village is hosting a unique dinner for 100 lucky guests who will experience something never achieved before! Evan Doyle, The Kitchen Brigade and The Crew at Macreddin Village have been knee deep in preparation since August 2016 for the World’s First ZER0KM Dinner. Absolutely [...]

Scott Berney is a seasoned traveller who shares his experiences on his own blog:  TakeBackRoads.com.  He shares his travel experiences to encourage people to get off the major highways and explore the back roads instead.  Scott and his Wife recently visited Wicklow and experienced the Cliff Walk from Bray to Greystones My wife was in Ireland [...]

An idyllic, three-day running adventure through an Irish wonderland By Brian Metzler - MotivRunning The premise seemed interestingly arduous, but infinitely intriguing: fly to Ireland and run rolling trails of the Wicklow Way for three glorious days, finishing each run at a pub with a fresh and frothy pint of Guinness. OK, twist my arm, [...]

With National Heritage Week around the corner, Wicklow is set to be a hive of activity from 19th-27th August. Events are planned at over 60 different locations in Wicklow and cover everything from guided tours, hikes and bat walks to photography exhibitions, nature camps for kids, archaeological digs and whale watching.   DOWNLOAD WICKLOW EVENTS [...]

The popular Wicklow Gardens of Jimi Blake in Blessington, Hunting Brook Gardens was given a special feature on Gardeners World with Monty Don on the 19th July. Monty spent a day filming and hanging out with Jimi Blake, getting some spectacular shots and really capturing the essence of the place.  Monty Don, one of the [...]

JULY ARKLOW SEABREEZE FESTIVAL July 14th - 16th Arklow Seabreeze Festival has been running for over 30 years and is currently one of the biggest community based Festivals on the East Coast. More Info BRAY AIR DISPLAY July 22nd - 23rd Awe-inspiring aerobatic acts from across Europe will take to the skies during this summer's [...]

WIN A  FLIGHT OVER WICKLOW AND OVERNIGHT AT DRUIDS GLEN HOTEL & RESORT This is an amazing prize that Wicklow County Tourism has put together!  Enter the competition and the winner will receive the following prizes Flight over Wicklow with Newcastle Airfield Overnight Stay @ Druids Glen Hotel & Golf Resort with Breakfast for up [...]

The Woodenbridge Hotel is celebrating the first anniversary of the opening or the new Goldmines Bar and Deluxe Bedrooms! In 2016, Ireland’s oldest hotel underwent extensive building work to extend the existing bar and build eight new deluxe bedrooms overlooking the Avoca Valley. Over the past year, the Goldmines Bar has been extremely popular with [...]

Wicklow County Tourism to take the lead in accessible tourism Stephen Cluskey, Cllr Miriam Murphy and Noelle Daly at the Wicklow Tourism AGM which was held in Tinnakilly House, Rathnew - Photo: WicklowNews.net Wicklow Tourism is starting a new initiative in partnership with MobilityMojo.  Mobility Mojo is an award winning, user generated website that works [...]