there are many remote areas in Ireland worth visiting, we feel hiring a car is
the best way to visit this lovely island.|
Having a car on hand also
allows you to drive through villages you may not have known to exist and be
In the past, B&B owners would sit in their living rooms with
the lights on outside waiting for tired visitors to pop in but it is now
suggested to have a reservation.
Still, the old way is still there for
the courageous. The Irish are very tidy and staying at a B&B is a good way to
meet new friends.
One of the best reference guides to driving a car in
Ireland was sent to us by Sarah Washington at the
Valley Book Club in
Ireland. We thank her for her suggestion and warmly ebrace it. Thank you, Sarah.
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The Travel Guide for Car Drivers in Ireland is provided By Liberty
Mutual Insurance. It has the following information in it.
Traffic & Road Condition Information
Current Weather Information & Forecast
Met Éireann: The Irish Meteorological Service Online
RTÉ: Ireland's National
Television and Radio Broadcaster
Breaking News: National Weather Forecast for
Irish Independent: Weather Updates
RSA: Road Safety Authority of Ireland
Health and Safety Authority: Vehicles
Digital Driving Resource Guide: Driver Help in Ireland
Car Touring Guides: Downloadable Tour Brochures
Irish Caravan and Camping
Council: Map of Ireland
Distance Calculator: Calculator and Driving
Citizens Information: National Speed Limits in Ireland
Rules of the Road:
Speed Limits: How They Are Set
Health and Safety Authority: Handling Petrol Safely
LPG Stations in Ireland
Pumps IE: Prices at the Pumps in Ireland
Fuel Watch: Consumer Council of
Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland: Fuel Cost
Miscellaneous Travel Information
Again, thank your for your kindness in letting us know about this valuable web
Other Ways To Get Around in Ireland
(Republic of Ireland)
Sightseeing Tours: City tours, sightseeing tours, special charters
and overnight tours.
Shannon Ferry Group operates a vehicular ferry
service from Killimer in Co. Clare to Tarbert in Co. Kerry. Shannon
Ferries Bridging the Best of Ireland's West.
One of the
best comparison websites in Europe and beyond.
Over fifty ferry
companies to choose from.
Irish Rail (Republic of
Ireland and NI Trains)
This offers those on holiday a chance to drive along the western
coast of Ireland and enjoy a lovely 20-minute trip across the Shannon.