Heritage

Meet Your Puck Fair Queen: 6th Class Girl Shares Unforgettable Puck Fair Moments

Ireland’s oldest fair is a family tradition for Alesha, who will serve as this year’s Queen of Puck Fair. Every year on the 10th, 11th and 12th of August, people from the Reeks District and beyond gather in Killorglin to … Read More

Mieke Vanmechelen Reflects On Her Kerry Cattle Journey to Celebrate The Glencar Cattle Show

Mieke Vanmechelen is an artist and farmer. She is Kerry County Council’s Filmmaker in Residence and was the Kerry Cattle Society President from 2020 – 2021. To help kick off the Glencar Cattle Show, an event that showcases the Kerry … Read More

On Seefin Enjoy 10 Stunning Views of Glenbeigh that Inspired Irish Mythology

Celebrate Bealtaine with a hike up Seefin in Glenbeigh. From the summit of this horseshoe, you can enjoy views of the Atlantic ocean, Castlemaine Harbour, Caragh Lake, the Slieve Mish, MacGillycuddy’s Reeks and the Dunkerron mountains. In the process, you … Read More

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On Drung, you can enjoy 10 awe-inspiring views and some history as well

Are you looking for a hike near Glenbeigh in Kerry? Hiking up Drung is a cultural experience. This route has views of Castlemaine Harbour, the Dingle Peninsula, the Blasket Islands, the Slieve Mish mountains and MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, but there is … Read More