• An alternative road trip in County Kerry, Ireland

    6 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Spinning off south-west Ireland's famous tourist route, there's a less-visited crock of Kerry gold amid the islands, peaks and cliffs of the Skellig Ring The 180km Ring of Kerry drive in south-west Ireland is justly famous - with stunning panoramas of bays, inlets, lakes and mountains, and views to the Unesco world heritage site (and location of the latest Star Wars film) of Skellig Michael island , 12km off the tip of the Iveragh peninsula. But there is a lesser-known alternative, that is original, eye-opening, and avoids the tour buses that clog the Ring's roads, especially in summer.
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