Cliffs of Moher
The weather in County Clare is so undeniably finicky that it doesn't matter whether or not you see the sun as you travel to the coast as chances are, it's going to change.
Each street calls to a different area here, artists to one side, entrepreneurs to the other; row houses spring from the ground and pubs reside on every corner.
Tucked away in valleys lies County Wicklow, home of the 6th century monastery site founded by St. Kevin of Glendalough. The surrounding hills and lakes set a dramatic backdrop.
Blarney Castle & House
Walking through the grounds of Blarney Castle, and subsequently, Blarney House, it's easy to lose yourself in the grander of hidden pathways and ancient architecture.