Monday, 27 May 2013

Loop Head peninsula - “Best Place to Holiday in Ireland”

The Loop Head peninsula in County Clare has been named the “Best Place to Holiday in Ireland” in an Irish Times competition. The competition reflects the fact that Irish people have holidayed at home in large numbers in recent years. In 2011, 57 per cent of Irish holidays were taken domestically. Visitors to Loop Head can take part in a range of water-based activities, including kayaking, paddle boarding and windsurfing. In 2010, the area won an Eden award, which recognises sustainable tourism in Europe, for its aquatic activities. Since then, a number of new tourism businesses, including walking and cycling companies, eco-camping, and driving tours have been established, and most are members of the Loop Head Tourism business network. More...

1 comment:

mrsircharles said...

How could they justify fracking Ireland's Top Tourism Destination as planned by the company Enegi?