Co Offaly is Ireland’s hidden gem

3rd November, 2019
The award-winning Birr Castle Gardens

The great thing about a visit to Offaly is that you’re always going to be surprised. That’s according to Olive Farrelly, tourism officer of Offaly County Council.

“Around every bend and down every country road, you’ll come upon an unexpected view or a tucked-away gem of a place,” she said. “It’s not that we’re trying to hide them, it’s just that we don’t want to seem like we’re showing off.”...

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