Thursday June 4, 2020

Taking a jaunt through Killarney

Killarney in Kerry provides the perfect getaway for all the family

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

14th August, 2016
The exterior of the Malton hotel in Killarney

It’s hard to visit Killarney without taking a trip in one of its famous jaunting cars. Several years ago, some of the jarveys who drive them were in the news for protesting against the plans to have mandatory “horse nappies”.

But they have since moved with the times, with the horse nappies now in place, and their contents going into an eco-bin every day for use as fertiliser in the national...

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