What the heck is Tedfest? Tedfest is the fantastic annual Father Ted fan convention held on the Aran island of Inis Mór. A fan of the hit tv series? Then TedFest 9 is a not to be missed event! The festival celebrates the much-loved Channel 4 programme Father Ted, despite the last episode of Father [...]
Dún Aonghasa, which has been given the description as "the most magnificent barbaric monument in Europe" stands at the edge of a 100 metre high cliff on the largest of the Aran Islands, Inis Mór. It is just over 7 km from Kilrónan, so many tourists cycle from here, getting the full experience of the [...]
Deirdre Ní Chinnéide is based at Sli Aonghusa, Inis Mór, Aran Islands, Co. Galway. Deirdre is trained as a psychotherapist and has practiced in Ireland and Kosovo. She is also Ireland's leading singer who is reshaping the genre that has captivated millions, focusing on chants and meditations in music. Celticpassage.com says that "Deirdre offers her [...]
The elaborate design of the Aran Sweater was established on the Aran Islands, passed down from generation to generation and is truly a timeless beauty. It has become the ultimate symbol of Irish history and heritage. Each stitch carries its own unique meaning and because there are very few hand Aran Sweater stitchers left they [...]
When? June 28 - 29 2014 Where? Inis Mór Island, (Serpent's Lair) Atlantic Ocean What is it? 27 Metres of water, 14 Divers, 1 Winner. 14 divers from nine nationalities, will battle it out on the Irish stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving Competition. Where to stay? - Claí Bán B&B, Kilronan. - Ard [...]
Saturday, October 12th 11:00am~4:00pm Inis Oírr, Aran Islands This beautiful site brings many visitors to Inis Oírr each year. The Inis Oírr (Inisheer) Lighthouse is an Operational Aid to navigation marking in the southern approaches to Galway Bay. This is one of three on the Aran Islands, the others being Straw Island Lighthouse and Eeragh Lighthouse. [...]
Inis Oírr Aran Islands September 14th & 15th The tournament brings all of Ireland's Island-living communities together for an action filled weekend of Gaelic Football for both women's and men's teams. All of Irelands Island's from Tory to Aranmore participate in the event. Good luck to all the footballers taking place in this weekend’s games!