Nearby walks that you have to drive to:

Nearby walks that you have to drive to:

As always I will start with my favourite . Dromoland Castle Grounds It is only a 9 km drive to Dromoland where you can park your car for free and walk the grounds. It is where we take the kids all the time as it is full of happy memories for me growing up. The walk is...
Sunset at the Cliffs of Moher

Sunset at the Cliffs of Moher

My suggestion is to view the famous Cliffs of Moher by sunset. It is only 1 hour from Balally House to the Cliffs. They are far less crowded and a great way to end your journey before flying out of Shannon. Or indeed a great way to start your journey. Fly into...
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park

This is such a great day out for the whole family. It really is worth seeing especially if travelling with children. My daughter pictured above saying “hi” to the resident goat. It is a stunning recreation of 19th Century Irish life featuring over 30...
Loop Head Route

Loop Head Route

Hello there, I am excited to be writing my first blog on our new Balally House website. My husband and I started this new venture in May 2015. It was a complete new chapter in our lives. We had being living in Dublin with our two year old daughter and decided to move...