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Aran Islands Blog

Aran Islands — Category: "Aran Islands Blog"
An Aran Islands Day Trip

An Aran Islands Day Trip

    Take a day trip to the Aran Islands for an authentic Irish experience. Here you can get away from...

Top Ten Things to do

Top Ten Things to do

About Inis Mor (Inishmore) Island Inis Mór is the largest of the three Aran Islands (7,635 acres) and includes several...

Flying into a new dawn

Flying into a new dawn

The first days of the new year have bought a reprieve from storms Eva , Desmond, and Frank which battered the western...

Ferragosto on Aran

Ferragosto on Aran

At present we are inundated with Italian and French visitors coming to enjoy the peace, calm, and cool weather we have...

Arancini

Arancini

The name above has nothing to do with the Aran Islands perse. In Italian it means little oranges. I remember it whilst...

Aran ways and Aran Days

Aran ways and Aran Days

  I was struck very forcibly while watching the epic hurling match on Sunday at how, we Irish are different to...

Arriving on wonderful Aran

Arriving on wonderful Aran

There is something more than symbolic in leaving the mainland and traveling across to ocean to an offshore island,...

The Man of the Sea.

The Man of the Sea.

While I was sitting having my breakfast today I heard on the radio that there were to be a number of ceremonies,...

Gleann Na Ndeor – Inis Mór

Gleann Na Ndeor – Inis Mór

I decided to embrace the rhythm of the island and sleep with the curtains open. The sunrise either crept in stealthily...

Aran Island Journey

Aran Island Journey

  The Aran Islands, they sound exotic, perched off the coast of Ireland, next stop Newfoundland. All I knew of...

Dún Aonghasa Update

Dún Aonghasa Update

Tourism season in full flow now as hundreds from all over world flock to us daily at Dún Aonghasa.  Cliffs look...

Limestone Everyhere

Limestone Everyhere

Chris Mullineux posted a photo: and a sign showing the rough direction to the Black Fort

On the Edge

On the Edge

mmsons posted a photo: Hiking to the Black Fort, an Iron Age ruin, out on Inis Mor, one of the remote Aran Islands off...