Located just to the south of our wonderful capital, Wicklow is absolutely bustling with amazing sights, sounds, tastes, smells and people.Some of them you’ll never have heard of – and some of them you’ll know, but have never fully appreciated.Or the handle of the gate, if we're really going to force the metaphor.Exactly one mile long, it’s full of energy and buzz on even the dreariest and dullest of days – and when the sun comes out, you might as well be on the Costa del Sol. Sure you’re out for a walk on the seafront – and you may as well keep going.
In the UK, everything from table football and karaoke to silent speed dating is available.
But the events remain a taboo subject among many, carrying a curious stigma that is difficult to articulate.
Most participants are fearful of a public “badge of desperation” because of past perceptions of lonely-hearts columns and online chatrooms.
Over 60 archaeological sites, many of major significance, not only on a regional but also on a national level, were excavated by teams of archaeologists.
The excavations highlighted the continued use of the rich landscape of Wicklow throughout the past 5000 years from prehistoric hilltop sites to the Anglo-Norman settlements.
First on your list for eating locally should be the Wicklow Gaol Café – delicious food, deals for tour groups, and conveniently located right inside the prison walls!