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Understanding Irish Weather | When is the Best Time To Visit Ireland? | Ollie’s Tours

The weather in Ireland is dominated by the influence of the Atlantic Ocean, which absorbs the heat in the summer and relieves it in winter. Consequently, the Irish climate doesn’t register a strong temperature leap, typical of the other countries in the same latitude. The rain, which may be divided into downpours and drizzle, is…

€1,000 Staycation Giveaway Winner | Ollie’s Tours

Thank you to everyone who has entered our competition. This year has been amazing! Having struggled in 2020, I wasn’t sure if a tour business would be able to survive this year but the people of Ireland got behind me. You came in your groups and you allowed me to live my dream. To everyone…

Where to Stay in Ennis? | Temple Gate Hotel | Ollie’s Tours

When I first started my tour business, I was always fascinated by the history of the Temple Gate Hotel and made sure to introduce myself to all the staff. As I was new to the business world, I was nervous about attending my first meeting but the Temple Gate staff made me feel at home…

19 Unique Road Trip Ideas in Co. Clare | Ollie’s Tours

If you are planning a trip to Co. Clare this Summer, I promise, you will love this blog! Here is a list of 19 personal recommendations of things to do in Clare this Summer. From tours, golfing, surfing and foodie experiences, this blog has it all. Enjoy! Best of Ennis Walking Tour Discover Medieval Ennis…

How To Book Things To Do? | Honest Guide to Booking Tours & Activities in Ireland

We can all agree, booking flights and accommodation are most peoples 1st priorities.  We often forget about things to do when we get there. We don’t book things in time and then, the tours are full or museum tickets are sold out. You, the self-proclaimed tour guide/planner, are left with a vastly dissatisfied group of…

Top 5 Instgrammable Spots in Co. Clare | Essential Guide

Creating memories is an important part of any Staycation. The memories you create and the pictures you take are special. Some like to share their experiences with others online, others simply want something to look back on and think “WOW, I really did that”. I have lived in Clare my whole life and particularly over…

Winner Announced | €700 Staycation Giveaway | Ollie’s Tours

I have been working every job under the sun apart from my favourite job, tour guiding throughout the past year. So yes, I am very excited for the season and I cannot wait to show the people of Ireland how beautiful Co. Clare can be. Over the past week, there were over 3K entries to…

Doolin Cliffwalk Tour 2021 Available to BOOK! | Ollie’s Tours

It has been a wild year. It has been a wild year but I have used the past year or so to reconnect with County Clare and fall in love with this beautiful county all over again. I am delighted to announce that our new Doolin Cliffwalk Tour will launch on May 7th. Check out…

WATCH THIS: 5 STAYCATION Things To Do In DOOLIN | 2021 Ollie’s Tours

Doolin is an old fish village nestled beautifully at the bottom of the Cliffs of Moher. Doolin is no doubt a popular spot and over the past 2 decades, it has become the ideal holiday destination for Irish and international visitors alike. The more time you spend in Doolin, the more you won’t want to…

Born And Bread in Ennis | Sourdo’farrell’s NEW Bakery

Just when you think Ennis cannot get any nicer… crust me, it does. Introducing the Instagram bread sensation that is Sourdo’ Farrell. Keith O’Farrell, a proud local Ennis man, returned home from travelling in early 2020 when the pandemic hit Ireland.  As his previous jobs in Ireland revolved around international students visiting Ennis, he was…

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