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Are You A Man By Birth Or By Choice?

Another fascinating podcast we found this month was by This American Life called, ‘Testosterone’. This really is an intriguing listen as it follows two people in particular and documents their experiences. The first is a girl who is administered testosterone injections and documents how she notices it change not only her physical self but more […]

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Looking for some amazing Huye Mountain Coffee in Kerry?

Its that time of year again! Time to roll out our Christmas Coffee!And the winner is … Huye Mountain Coffee, a fantastic coffee from Rwanda. It has been used in many barista competitions with great success. This will be our third year running this coffee and it just gets better and better. It has beautiful […]

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5 Amazing Reasons to Have a Ring of Kerry Road Trip

Ireland is gifted with many roads that offer incredible views and attractions, but perhaps one of our best is the Ring of Kerry.This circumferential road in the south-west of Ireland has been attracting visitors yearly, thanks to its wonderful scenery – majestic mountains, rugged coasts, historical buildings and heritage spots. Though there are plenty of […]

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What to Expect When Cycling the Wild Atlantic Way in Kerry

If you want to see, feel and experience the beauty of Western Ireland, there’s no better way to do that than cycle your way down the Wild Atlantic Way. This route is more than 2000 km long and it covers the entire Atlantic part of the Emerald Isle. Too long for a bike ride? Don’t […]

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5 Amazing Things To See Along the Wild Atlantic Way in Kerry

The Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland spans some of the most gorgeous scenery known to man. Measuring in at a gigantic 2,500km in length, this is one of Ireland’s biggest tourist attractions and it is easy to see why. The stretch of this famous path that travels through County Kerry offers up some of the […]

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Five of the Best Things to Do Along the Kerry Wild Atlantic Way

The Wild Atlantic Way covers the entirety of the West of Ireland.This stunning path is popular with locals and tourists alike. County Kerry, one of the areas located along the Wild Atlantic Way, is home to some of the most stunning views on this route. In addition, the area offers some of the best experiences […]

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5 of the Best Restaurants Along The Kerry Wild Atlantic Way

The Wild Atlantic Way is a very long route that covers the coastal and mountainous areas of Western Ireland. In the southwestern part of the route is County Kerry where you will find a few amazing restaurants that you must try. When you’re in this particular part of the route, here are five of the […]

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What’s the difference between filter coffee and an Americano?

The main question we get asked is, what is the difference between filter coffee and an Americano? Well hold onto your hats because here is the big reveal! An Americano is an espresso based drink, it is a double espresso with hot water then added to fill the cup. An espresso is basically ground coffee […]

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Five Authentic Pubs Along the Kerry Wild Atlantic Way

The Kerry part of the Wild Atlantic Way doesn’t just provide amazing views of the seas and mountains of Ireland; it is also home to a great number of beautiful and traditional Irish pubsHere are five of the most authentic Irish pubs along the Kerry Wild Atlantic Way. Shebeen  Located in Cahersiveen, Shebeen is local […]

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Five Interesting Things to See Along the Wild Atlantic Way of Kerry

Travelling the Wild Atlantic Way along Kerry is the best way to experience Ireland’s rugged, unspoilt beauty.The coastal region is full of beautiful locations that offer views like no other. If you’re planning to add the Ring of Kerry to your Irish itinerary, here are 5 interesting things to see along the Wild Atlantic Way […]

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