Interview with Irish Bootstrapper

Interview with Irish Bootstrapper

Interview with Eugene Devereux from the Irish Bootstrapper This just popped up in my timeline again recently. Last year, Eugene from Irish Bootstrapper had me in for a chat about our boat trips. It was great to catch up with him and have the chat both on and off...
Tourist attractions and things to do in Tullow

Tourist attractions and things to do in Tullow

A list of visitor attractions and things to do in Tullow, Carlow. Below is a simple alphabetic list of “stuff to do” in Tullow, county Carlow. I hope its of use and that you enjoy your time in Tullow. If you are out for a ramble, be sure to take a walk by the river...
Historical sites & locations to visit in Kilkenny

Historical sites & locations to visit in Kilkenny

Historical visitor attractions and heritage monuments in Kilkenny There are hundreds of historical sites in county Kilkenny but I’ve just listed about 50 of the main ones here. If you have time, it’s a great way to spend a day or two driving around the county and...
Outside Activities in Kilkenny

Outside Activities in Kilkenny

Activities to do Outside / Outdoors in Kilkenny With Covid19, we are all very conscious of finding things to do with the family that are both safe and enjoyable. Therefore, I’ve put together a list of activities that can be done outside in county Kilkenny. I...
Job Opportunity at BoatTrips.ie

Job Opportunity at BoatTrips.ie

Tour Guide / Boat Skipper Details: Full-Time for summer of 2022 (June, July & August)   Pay: €600 per week (5 days)   Job Description: We are looking to hire a Tour guide/Boat Skipper to lead boat trips on the river Nore in Kilkenny city this summer...
The Thirteenth Lock by Arthur Griffith

The Thirteenth Lock by Arthur Griffith

The Thirteenth Lock by Arthur Griffith Every night of the year about twelve of the clock,The spirits and spooks of the dread Thirteenth LockSit swinging their bodies a-this and that wayAnd singing in chorus “Ri tooril li lay.”Ri Tooril li looril, ri tooril...