Entries by LookWest.ie

Top 10 Things to Do in County Mayo

County Mayo has mountains and sea; pristine beaches, stunning landscapes and some of the proudest people you will ever meet. When we asked for your favourite things to do in Mayo; the response was overwhelming. With ancient sites, picture-perfect beaches, plunging mountainsides, and unspoiled wilderness, it’s the perfect place to visit or live in. 1. […]

Irish Towns Compete to Host Remote Working Conference

Towns and villages around Ireland have until August 25th to avail of the opportunity to host the inaugural Grow Remote www.growremote.ie conference that will take place on September 27th. The one day conference, which features speakers from across Europe aims to kickstart momentum around the remote working community in Ireland, with specific emphasis on leveraging […]

New Strandhill Tourism Video Targeting Families is Launched

In a new video series launched by Strandhill Tourism in Co. Sligo, four year-old Michael narrates the story of a special family holiday highlighting all there is to see and do in the vibrant surf village and peninsula along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. A family trek up the Queen Maeve Walking Trail on Knocknarea, a […]

Tread Softly…at The Yeats inspired Annual Festival in Sligo

Thursday 19th – Sunday 29th July 2018 Tread Softly… the Summer festival returns with a programme of events inspired by the work of the Yeats brothers, Jack and William, and the landscape and stories that inspired them in County Sligo. From July 19th – 29th,  audiences can experience all that Tread Softly has to offer […]

Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands showcasing the heart of the West of Ireland

We are delighted to see Failte Ireland launch their new campaign promoting Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands. This new tourism campaign explores the green heartlands of Ireland’s natural beauty, where activity and relaxation are centred around rural communities. Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands covers the ‘heart’ of the Western Region, from Leitrim down to East Clare and extending through Roscommon […]

Headstuff Lectures comes to Sligo

For the very first time the popular long running HeadStuff Lectures is leaving Dublin and is coming west to Sligo for Cairde Festival! Join comedian and presenter Gearóid Farrelly for a fun night of ‘Lectures’ with wonderful speakers talking passionately about different topics Thursday 12th July at the Hawk’s Well theatre. HeadStuff Lectures are not […]

Best West of Ireland Heatwave photos

The summer of 2018 is the summer that keeps on giving. We can’t keep up with the amount of Caribbean-esque shots we have seen of the stunning beaches we have right across the West of Ireland. Is anybody feeling a little bit smug about where they live now? Here are our top Insta picks from […]

Iconic Sligo surf café launches its new Good Vibes Cookbook.

Inspired by travel, surfing and a healthy outdoors lifestyle, the Good Vibes Cookbook is the latest publication by the authors of the Surf Café Cookbook and Surf Café Living. Packed with delicious, nutritious recipes using ‘clean’ foods, it beckons you to enjoy vibrant, tasty dishes that are good for you. Based on the West Coast […]