Travel Writing by Cory Hanson

Posts in category County Clare

Five Destinations in County Clare

The Cliffs of Moher

The west of Ireland is world-famous for quaint villages, the lilt of the Irish language, and spectacular outdoor beauty. You’ll find some of the best of all three in County Clare. Ennis The largest town in the county will probably be your first stop after your arrival at Shannon Airport on your way north. Take […]


Marching up Mullaghmore

Burren Clare Ireland

Well, at least it isn’t raining, I think as my ankle once again cranks in what I’m sure is an unhealthy direction in the depression of another wormlike scour on the giant gray brain that is Mullaghmore — one of the highest and certainly the most striking of the rolling hills of bare limestone in Burren […]


Ireland’s Most Beautiful Drives as Selected by the Irish

The Vote Ireland's Most Beautiful Drives

  Planning a visit to Ireland? Looking to get out of the noise, grit, and grime of the city? Want to see some of the world’s most stunning, jaw-dropping, are-you-kidding-me-with-this wild, natural scenery? On the beautiful little green island of Ireland, knockout drives are never far away, and easier to find and explore than you […]


The Cliffs of Moher Trail

The Cliffs of Moher

  More than seven hundred feet above the crashing Atlantic, and often shrouded in thick mist, the Cliffs of Moher have long been one of Ireland’s most captivating natural landmarks. Stretching for more than five miles along Ireland’s west coast, these sheer cliffs create a stunning backdrop, and have been used in a number of […]


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