The perfect place for solo travel

Ireland is a great choice for first time solo female travelers. It’s safe, easy to navigate, English speaking, and freaking gorgeous. Worries about being alone are wasted in Ireland as the Irish will likely be chatting you up before you even take a sip of your first pint! There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained from hiking, exploring cities, and surfing. Yep – you can surf in Ireland!

Solo Female Travel Safety in Ireland

Ireland is a safe place for us solo traveling ladies. The most common crime to be aware of is pickpocketing in larger cities. As always common sense prevails.

Everything You Need to Know to Plan a Trip to Ireland

I could write about Ireland and why it’s such a magical place to visit endlessly. [...]

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What Not To Do In Ireland: Avoid These Tourists Mistakes in Ireland

Ireland has a solid reputation as being a welcoming country and I have found it [...]

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How to Get Around Ireland as a Solo Traveler

One of the most common questions I get asked about planning a trip to Ireland [...]

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What to Pack for Ireland

The weather in Ireland is predictably unpredictable! But that doesn’t mean you need to overpack, just pack thoughtfully and you’ll be good to go! Check out this packing list for any season in Ireland. 

The Only Ireland Packing List You Need for Any Season

Packing for Ireland does not have to be a challenge. Yes, it rains frequently and [...]

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Where to Go in Ireland

Everywhere. But also don’t try to pack everything in. Keep your trip slow and enjoy the places you do get to visit. To help, check out these Ireland destination suggestions!

The Best Places to Visit in Ireland

Each time I think about Ireland a smile crosses my face and I get all [...]

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How to Spend 7 Days in Ireland without a Rental Car

Ireland might be a small country, but it packs a lot of punch with its [...]


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dublin, ireland

If it’s your first trip to Ireland Dublin is likely your first stop, as it should be.  There are plenty of fun things to do in Dublin. The Book of Kells and Trinity College’s Long Library are always a must visit. You can also get your drink on at the Guinness storehouse, Jameson Distillery, Teeling Distillery. If literature is more your style, there are plenty of charming bookstores to peruse such as the Winding Stair Bookshop. For nature lovers, you can escape the city on the DART train North or South for stunning walks along the cliffs of Ireland.

How to Get from the Dublin Airport to City Center

Landing in Dublin International Airport marks the start of your great Irish adventure and if [...]

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The Ultimate Dublin Itinerary for First Time Visitors

Kick off your trip to Ireland by spending a few days in Dublin, Ireland’s capital [...]


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Where to Stay in Dublin: The Best Areas & Hotels

Are you planning a trip to the beautiful Irish capital city, Dublin? If you are, [...]

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Explore the Howth Cliff Walk on a Day Trip from Dublin

A short, and very simple, DART ride north of Dublin, Ireland you’ll find Howth, a [...]


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A Day Trip from Dublin: The Bray to Greystones Walk

The Bray to Greystones walk is a beautiful coastal walk just 45 minutes south of [...]

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galway, ireland

The third largest city in Ireland located on the west side of the country is Galway. It just so happens to be my favorite place ever. When I’m here I’m genuinely happy. There are plenty of things to do in this lively and vibrant city. It’s filled with beautiful music, welcoming people, and delicious food.

16 Free Things to Do in Galway, Ireland

The busker’s music envelopes and carries you down cobblestoned Quay Street. You pop into a [...]


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The Best Pubs in Galway You Need to Visit ASAP!

Pubs in Galway lie at the heart of this lively city on the west side [...]


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The Best Cafes In Galway, Ireland You Must Visit

I’m not a coffee drinker, but I love a good matcha or chai latte. Plus [...]

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Where to Stay in Galway, Ireland: The Best Places to Stay for Solo Female Travelers

I always recommend that solo female travelers add Galway, Ireland to their bucket list. Galway’s [...]


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The Best Day Tours from Galway, Ireland

Located on Ireland’s west coast, Galway is an excellent city to base yourself in for [...]

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An Aran Islands Day Trip from Galway

“A storm is coming, better go on Thursday, we may cancel the ferries on Friday.” [...]


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Killarney, ireland

Killarney is a small town that sits on the ever popular road trip and cycling route, the Ring of Kerry. Even if you’re not renting a car in Ireland or a keen cyclist, you can still enjoy the beauty of the Killarney National Park and the charm of the town.

The Best Thing to do in Killarney, Ireland: Visit Killarney National Park

One of the best things to do in Killarney, Ireland is visiting Killarney National Park. Killarney [...]


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doolin, ireland

Cliffs of Moher, beautiful music, and lush green landscapes. What more could you ask for in Doolin?

From Cliff Walks to Chocolate: Discover the Best Things to do in Doolin

Doolin, Ireland is a small gem in County Clare that many people drive right through [...]

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Doolin Pubs: The Place to Hear Legendary Trad Sessions

“Oh you like trad music – you should definitely go to Doolin”. A sentiment echoed [...]


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A Sunset Coastal Walk from Doolin to the Cliffs of Moher

I visited the Cliffs of Moher on my very first trip to Ireland in 2015 [...]

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5 Things You Should Know About Visiting the Cliffs of Moher

Are the Cliffs of Moher on your Ireland bucket list? No? Well, they most definitely [...]

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How to Get to the Cliffs of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher are Ireland’s top tourist destination, receiving over 1 million visitors each [...]

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Irish Gifts: Irish Gift Ideas for the Ireland Fanatic on Your List

Not sure what to get that person in your life who can’t stop talking about [...]


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