Reeks District Official Blog

To hear the sounds of Ireland, raise the volume above.

BLOG: TRAVELLING IN IRELAND

This blog is about outdoor recreation, culture and heritage, food, touring, places to stay and things to do in the Irish Reeks District.

A wanderer returns

After a long stint abroad, Fiola Foley, 40, returned to her hometown of Killorglin where she now works as...

Read More

A home away from home

Kelvin Carvalho, 46, relocated to the Reeks District in 2017 with his wife, Neelam, and 16-year-old twin daughters, Iris...

Read More

Big Five Challenge – Lockdown Edition

Win a post-lockdown trip for two to take on the...

Read MoreApril 17, 2020

Things to do in Cromane

Looking for things to do in Cromane? Here’s our selection...

Read MoreFebruary 21, 2020

Things to do in Inch

Looking for things to do in Inch? Here’s our selection...

Read MoreFebruary 20, 2020

Things to do in Glenbeigh

Looking for things to see and do in Glenbeigh? Here’s...

Read MoreFebruary 12, 2020

Things to do in Milltown and Listry

Looking for things to see and do in Milltown and...

Read MoreFebruary 11, 2020

Things to do in Castlemaine, Boolteens & Keel

Looking for things to do in Castlemaine, Boolteens and Keel?...

Read MoreFebruary 10, 2020

Christmas in the Reeks District

Christmas in the Reeks District is a special affair, from...

Read MoreNovember 29, 2019

Top five things to do in Killorglin

Shauna O’Connor is co-owner of Peter’s Family Restaurant & Apache...

Read MoreNovember 13, 2019

From Cluj to Irish culture

Ciprian Birsan, 50, left his home in Cluj, Romania, almost...

Read MoreNovember 12, 2019

5 tips for the ideal family gathering

If you’re looking to bring the family together for a...

Read MoreOctober 21, 2019

A wanderer returns

After a long stint abroad, Fiola Foley, 40, returned to...

Read MoreOctober 17, 2019

The big move south-west

Civil servant Michael Moore, 49, and his wife Gerri decided...

Read MoreOctober 17, 2019

Discovering a new passion

Shalini Mahajan, 28, left India to study in Dublin before...

Read MoreOctober 17, 2019

A home away from home

Kelvin Carvalho, 46, relocated to the Reeks District in 2017...

Read MoreOctober 15, 2019

Creating cake sensations

Gabi Jakelyte, owner of Gabi Bakes Cakes, has come a...

Read MoreOctober 15, 2019

Five great things to do in Beaufort

Jennifer Long of  Inveraray Farm, a family-run B&B located just...

Read MoreOctober 14, 2019

Five things to do in autumn in the Reeks

The leaves may be turning from green to gold as...

Read MoreSeptember 2, 2019

Why it’s so good to get out

For us, the Reeks District initiative is about more than...

Read MoreApril 27, 2019

Foodie Q&A with Chef Jonathan from Jack’s

We love getting to know the people of the Reeks...

Read MoreMarch 13, 2019

Feel good vibes at the Windy Gap

Feel you’ve been stuck inside all winter? Want to re-connect...

Read MoreMarch 5, 2019

Five fine dining restaurants with spectacular views

If you’re looking for fine-dining in Kerry or anywhere along...

Read MoreFebruary 17, 2019

Six great ways to explore Caragh Lake

Whether you’re staying on the lake or elsewhere in Reeks...

Read MoreFebruary 1, 2019

Five reasons we love winter

Winter is a wonderful season to really slow down and...

Read MoreNovember 30, 2018