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Head for the hills on the cosmopolitan Wicklow Way Reporter David Medcalf pulled on his hiking boots and set off to find some of those making the most of the mountains on the Wicklow Way Most of those who follow the Way seriously take at least three days to complete the trek from one end […]

#WakeUpInWicklow:  Playing in the Garden of Ireland By Barry Egan – Sunday Independent Twitter–EMAIL Lord Byron could have been writing about the Garden of Ireland, Wicklow, when he rhapsodised thus: “There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in […]

Interview with Sean Heffernan, Head Gardener at Mount Ushers Gardens: “Mount Usher Gardens were  established by Edward Warpole in the 1860’s.  The Garden has been a Robesonian garden for nearly 150 years.” “Edward Warpole originally bought the mill here at mount usher.  Originally a tuck mill and then a corn mill, it unfortunately fell down […]

Wake Up In Wicklow “Wake up in one of Ireland’s true scenic treasures with magnificent hills and mountains, long sandy beaches, rivers and lakes.” “Wake up in a place that offers hundreds of kilometers of walking trails and cycling routes, kayaking, surfing, sailing, horse-riding, and some of Ireland’s best golf courses.” “Wake up in a [...]
Wicklow Amazing Drone Footage Produced by, this amazing drone footage goes through some of Wicklow's most scenic locations Wicklow locations shown include the following: Glendalough Lake & Monastic Site More Info Sally Gap More Info Powerscourt Waterfall More Info Powerscourt More Info The Sugar Loaf More Info Lough Tay - Guinness Lake More Info Glenmacnass [...]

The Secret Behind Sammy-the-Seal Interview with Alan Hegarty, from the Lighthouse Restaurant and the Fishman shop: “Sammy arrived in 2012 when we opened the fish shop and he has actually trained me into feeding him 3 times a day at 9 o’clock, 1 o’clock and 4 o’clock. At high tide he would jump out of the […]

Wicklow:  Irish Golf Heaven, Home of the 2016 Curtis Cup By Pat Ruddy – May 2016 The 39th staging of the biennial Curtis Cup match between the leading lady amateur golfers of the U.S.A. and those of Great Britain & Ireland turns the golfing world’s spotlight onto County Wicklow once more. The match is to […]

Emerald Enduro – Mountain Bike Race May 13th – 15th – 2016 The Emerald Enduro – 2016 Enduro World Series Round 3 – On the 15th of May 2016 Ireland will host the third round of the Enduro World Series.  The world’s top riders will line out in the Wicklow mountains for a tough day […]