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February 2024

Poitin and the Origin of the Hot Whiskey

Poitin and the origin of the Hot Whiskey. Back as far as anyone can remember there has always been a traditional, profitable and highly illegal industry that takes place in Connemara. This industry produces the legendary Poitin (pronounced “pocheen”), an illicitly distilled spirit that is part of the legends, music and culture of the West…

There Are Some Unique Holiday Cottages In Connemara

Connemara is a unique landscape, a beautiful and often wild coast. Over the years there have been some interesting and unusual properties built, some of which were not originally built as dwellings but have been converted since. Some properties are built in unique places which in turn gives them their own character and some properties…