Rough Guide to Ireland (book)


Explore every corner of this beautiful island (North and South) with the revised eighth edition. The full-colour introduction will inspire you on where to go and what to see, from the spectacular scenery of the west coast and the strange geometry of the Giant's Causeway to the wild Aran Islands and lively bars of Dublin. In addition, you'll find full-colour sections throughout on: 'Irish Music', 'Under-rated Cuisine' and 'Lively Festivals' and now an additional insert on 'Gaelic Games'. The guide features listings for all the very best hotels and restaurants, plus information on all the top bars, shops and the best places to hear traditional Irish Music.Take a detailed look at Ireland's history and culture with background on everything from the megalithic remains at Bru na Boinne to how to play the uilleann pipes. This updated edition includes contexts sections on history and traditional music and features a brand new literature section. The guide comes complete with maps and plans for the whole island with new maps of Wicklow mountains, Kinsale, Cashel, Dingle town, The Burren and Westport. Make sure your trip the Emerald isle is one not to forget with this ultimate guide. Make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to Ireland". [1]