Entries by Charlie Horan

Outsider Awards 2017 Nomination

Go with the Flow River Adventures are proud to announce that we have been nominated as: ‘The Best Outdoor Escape / Outdoor Provider’ with the Outsider Awards 2017 We would love more than anything to win!! The winner of the award will be decided by public poll so we need all the help that we can […]

Beauty on the Barrow: A unique perspective on Ireland

The canoe might be the finest vessel ever built for the traveller. In a canoe you can explore slowly and intently, just like walking or cycling, but from the water you see everything from a new perspective. The landscape takes on a certain freshness. Writer Lenny Antonelli spends a slow weekend exploring the river on […]

Borris House and the Incredible Mr. Kavanagh

Borris demesne is the seat of the MacMorrough Kavanagh family, descendants of the high kings of Leinster. One of the best known members of this family was Art OG MacMorrough Kavanagh a fine solider who waged incessant warfare against Richard II and his English forces in Ireland. He had many close escapes from capture, and […]

Graiguenamanagh Heritage Trail

The Graiguenamnagh Heritage Trail is a free walking tour that explores more than 800 years of the rich and interesting history of this scenic river village. There are 27 sights including: The Convent of Mercy The Widows Cottages: The four elegant Tudor-Revival style cottages on Abbey Street were built – with their potato patches to the […]