Being the kind hearted folk that we are here at Vagabond, we have decided that there are people out there who have found themselves in less powerful and lucrative positions than they once were, others that have devoted their lives to great causes or noble achievements and finally, certain great musicians. We felt these
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Looking to get active on your Irish vacation? You’re in luck! Ireland’s dramatic landscape lends itself nicely to the pursuit of outdoor activities. Ireland is a country of sheer mountains and cliffs set against rugged coastlines. When you combine this with largely unpopulated stretches of countryside, you’ve got the perfect setting for an adventure filled
Accommodation in Dublin, particularly when the City is hosting a concert or major event, can be difficult to get at a reasonable rate. If you’ve booked your tour, we strongly advise booking your accommodation as soon as possible. Below we’ve listed a few accommodation options to explore. To Start With… All our tours start from the
Irish Nobel Laureate, George Bernard Shaw, described the place as ‘an incredible, impossible, mad place…part of our dream world’. Located off the South West tip of Ireland, is the island of Skellig Michael – home to a monastic settlement from the 6th/8th-13th century. In July 2014, it became a set for the new Star Wars
To celebrate the launch of our new 7 Day Magnetic North Adventure Tour of Ireland, we have an amazing prize: We’re giving away a 7 Day Magnetic North Adventure Tour of Ireland for two. This will include flights to Dublin and a nights accommodation in Dublin prior to the tour and after the tour. How
The weather might be cold outside, but we’ve got some new hot updates to our tours in 2018. From unique accommodation to totally brand new tours. 2018 is already shaping up to be an exciting new year. New Accommodation – Slieve Donard Situated on the shores of Royal County Down, and under the gaze of
8 steps to heaven. Learn how to make an easy and delicious, creamy Irish seafood chowder.
A favourite area of tour guide Mark Doherty. He takes us on a tour of this gem on Ireland’s north-east coast. Mark – The Antrim coastline of Northern Ireland is fast becoming renowned as one of the finest coastal scenic drives in the world. In fact the Antrim coastline recently made it into Best in Travel – Top Regions by
Should I buy rounds? Should I tip? Find answers and a shortcut to Irish pals in this essential Irish pub etiquette guide for your trip to Ireland.
Guided Walks Ireland Our tours offer some of the best guided walks in Ireland. We take you off the beaten path, and explore the best bits of Ireland. While we offer gentle walks on our Driftwood tours, the walks on Vagabond tours do require a certain level of fitness. A good benchmark for this fitness is