The Connemara Giant

The Connemara Giant

  Roy and I made a trip up to Ben Lettery Hostel in Connemara yesterday. When we were almost there he said there was something he wanted to show me. As enthusiastic as I am I couldn’t get my camera in my hands fast enough! While I was wondering what it could be that he […]

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Volunteer with An Óige – Myles Caulfield

This month we tracked down Myles Caulfield who is a volunteer with An Óige. 1. What was your first hostelling memory? Age 18 in Glenmalure Youth Hostel on my own. Back then hostellers collected the key from Mrs. Nolan who lived in a farmhouse about 2km from the hostel. It has since been demolished. She […]

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10 Photos That Prove Connemara Is A Spectacular Place All Year Round

Autumn is upon us, but that doesn’t mean you should stay home. When the summer season ends, the magic of Ireland continues … especially in Connemara. Here are 10 photos to prove it. And you know what they say – the camera doesn’t lie. 1. Winter looks like this. Sigh.   A photo posted by Margo (@makent) on Dec […]

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