Visit our unique rural communities. Meet authentic characters, take in a traditional country pub and learn about forgotten customs and crafts.
Castlepollard was originally known as Baile na gCros, meaning "town of the cross". It is now a lovely small town set around a triangular green.
There are many local attractions in and around this beautiful historic village - reportedly once home Sir Walter Raleigh who planted Ireland's first potatoes at Killua Castle.
Lough Lene is located near the village of Collinstown. Swim in crystal clear waters. Explore the lake shore which is home to a rich variety of birds and wildlife, or hire a boat and try your hand at fishing.
A mystical, Celtic oasis. Explore stunning ruins, learn of legends and experience nature in all its splendour. Fore is a 30-minute drive from Mullingar.