Engagement at Glenmalure

Glenmalure Youth Hostel in Co. Wicklow recently had cause for celebration when it saw the engagement of a young Polish couple take place within its walls. Ania travelled all the way to Ireland from Gdańsk in Poland to meet her partner of 3-years, Adam, to spend some quality time together when the couple decided to go…

Best Storm Emma Pictures

It’s been 2 weeks since Storm Emma hit Ireland and we felt the full force of the Beast from the East. While the majority of the country was hit by several feet of snow, power outages, and water restrictions, it did make for some absolutely stunning images. We searched hard and long and have found…

Knockree Webinar

A few weeks ago, members of the An Óige team conducted a Webinar regarding the Conservation Plan for our site at Knockree Hostel in Enniskerry, County Wicklow. The Five-Year Conservation Plan was officially launched by the Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture, Andrew Doyle TD, in March earlier this year. The primary focus…