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An Aran Islands Day Trip

    Take a day trip to the Aran Islands for an authentic Irish experience. Here you can get away from ABSOLUTELY everything. The barren and rugged landscape is unique and beautiful. Irish is still spoken daily, and age-old traditions remain prevalent.   Three islands off the west coast of Ireland make up the Aran Islands. From largest to smallest the islands are Inishmore, Inishmaan and Inisheer. Dublin International Hostel helped me book a 2-day tour with Wild Rover Tours from Dublin to Galway. The tour includes the Cliffs of Moher, the Burren, Galway and the Aran Islands all for a very...

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In between

Summer Those familiar sounds of rattling prams sometimes even guided by a “hic” too, coming down the road is still in my ear and so is the almost penetrating sizzling of tyres of the bicycles on wet tarmacan hurrying down the hill, with suddenly a hold on at the corner, shrilling of brakes and off they go again. Or the high pitched voices of the small children comfortable handling their- brought with- them bikes. Sometimes they are even accompanied by a lucky doll or a toy animal. Children present And they enjoy themselves to go freewheeling wherever they prefer...

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Mountain Biking on Inishmore

If you are really serious about exploring Inishmore Island’s  hidden gems, and getting off the beaten track then it is important you have a solid, reliable, and sturdy mountain that can withstand some of the gravel roads. These ladies hired out two of the latest Raleigh Mountain Bikes and spent an entire day discovering the Island. The post Mountain Biking on Inishmore appeared first on Aran Bike Hire. Source: bike...

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A birthday cycle on the Aran Islands

A growing ritual for groups of friends visiting the Aran Islands is to rent a cycle and explore Inis Mor in theme style. This particular group are celebrating a birthday and have cycled with a blow up cake. The post A birthday cycle on the Aran Islands appeared first on Aran Bike Hire. Source: bike...

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The Aran Islands
Guide to the three Aran Islands, Inis Mor Island, Inis Meain Island, Inis Oirr Island. © 2017 aranislands.ie