A falconry experience with Adare County Pursuits at Adare Manor in County Limerick, Ireland, is a bit more than your typical Hawk Walk. You can get up close with birds of prey- including owls, falcons, hawks, and eagles.
Trying your hand at falconry in Ireland ranks high on the list of activities in many Ireland vacation itineraries. And there are quite a few amazing places to try falconry in Ireland. But one of the most unique experiences we had took place at Adare Manor in County Limerick with Willie Forde, owner of Adare Country Pursuits.
Fungi is a wild Bottlenose Dolphin who has made his home in Dingle Harbour for over 32 years. There are plenty of thoughts on where Fungi came from and why he chose to stay in the waters near Dingle. It is said that he arrived with another dolphin, possibly a mate, who did not survive the storm that is believed to have brought them to Dingle harbour seeking safety.
Welcome to Jody’s first video podcast! You can a view this podcast on YouTube. Jody is speaking with Ciarán Cannon, Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development. They are discussing traditional music in Ireland and Temple Bar Trad Fest in Dublin. After the short chat enjoy live performances from 4 Irish trad bands.
Fungi the Dingle Dolphin has lived in Dingle Harbour for over 32 years. A wild Bottlenose dolphin, Fungi is the most famous resident of this small town on the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland.
You can visit Fungi on one of the daily tours that leaves Dingle Pier hourly, or pre-book and Up Close RIB Tour for a longer tour with fewer people- and even the chance to hop in the water with Fungi, if you can handle the cold Atlantic chill.