Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 14°C Monday 27 September 2021

#roads to remember

# roads-to-remember - Friday 27 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Patricia Greene makes a poignant journey to Kenmare
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Patricia Greene makes a poignant journey to Kenmare

Oct 27th 2017, 3:48 PM 348 Views 0 Comments

‘It’s the most beautiful part of Ireland – it’s so rugged and wild and untouched.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 23 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Kevin Hennebry drives the winding coastal road to Star Wars country
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Kevin Hennebry drives the winding coastal road to Star Wars country

Oct 23rd 2017, 3:52 PM 2,546 Views 0 Comments

‘Kerry is there, all laid out in front of you, and you know the sea is close by.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 16 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Keith Elliott takes the scenic route to Wexford's Hook Lighthouse
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Keith Elliott takes the scenic route to Wexford's Hook Lighthouse

Oct 16th 2017, 12:12 PM 1,146 Views 0 Comments

It’s the world’s oldest operational lighthouse, but can it keep three young kids entertained?

# roads-to-remember - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Colm Leahy takes a Mustang through Yosemite and onto Vegas
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Colm Leahy takes a Mustang through Yosemite and onto Vegas

Oct 10th 2017, 12:34 PM 551 Views 0 Comments

A surprise trip for his 30th took him from San Francisco to Coachella Music Festival.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 2 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Ken Price explores the mountain views of Connemara
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Ken Price explores the mountain views of Connemara

Oct 2nd 2017, 3:09 PM 874 Views 1 Comment

‘The lake is one of the most beautiful views you’ll ever see in your life’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 25 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Paddy Comyn takes a mountain road to a sheikh's palace
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Paddy Comyn takes a mountain road to a sheikh's palace

Sep 25th 2017, 4:30 PM 889 Views 0 Comments

‘A stretch that’s regarded as one of the best driving roads in the world.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 18 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Leah Cullen on the rewarding road to Dublin's Strawberry Beds
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Leah Cullen on the rewarding road to Dublin's Strawberry Beds

Sep 18th 2017, 4:01 PM 1,201 Views 1 Comment

‘As an instructor, it’s nice to show my students that driving doesn’t always have to be stressful.’

# roads-to-remember - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Paddy McGrath carves up LA's canyons in a Porsche 911
# My Favourite Drive
# My Favourite Drive

My Favourite Drive: Paddy McGrath carves up LA's canyons in a Porsche 911

Sep 12th 2017, 9:32 AM 406 Views 0 Comments

‘Southern California is heaven for an automotive enthusiast’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 4 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Tom Dennigan maps out a hidden lakeside route through Mayo
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Tom Dennigan maps out a hidden lakeside route through Mayo

Sep 4th 2017, 3:53 PM 2,025 Views 4 Comments

‘It’s as spectacular as the best of the Wild Atlantic Way, yet you won’t find it in a guidebook.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 28 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Ray Furlong travels to an ancient lighthouse to scuba dive
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Ray Furlong travels to an ancient lighthouse to scuba dive

Aug 28th 2017, 12:14 PM 695 Views 0 Comments

‘You’re fully immersed, there’s no talking, there’s just peace’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 21 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: David Roome joins a fleet of Jaguars headed to Blessington Lakes
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: David Roome joins a fleet of Jaguars headed to Blessington Lakes

Aug 21st 2017, 12:35 PM 633 Views 0 Comments

‘The problem with driving nowadays is that we’re going from A to B and not enjoying what we’re seeing.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 14 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Leo Nulty on a father-and-son road trip to the Aran Islands
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Leo Nulty on a father-and-son road trip to the Aran Islands

Aug 14th 2017, 2:36 PM 839 Views 0 Comments

‘Dad’s always the navigator, but he has no time for Google Maps.’

# roads-to-remember - Friday 4 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Geoff Walker on braving French rainstorms in a car with no roof
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Geoff Walker on braving French rainstorms in a car with no roof

Aug 4th 2017, 4:00 PM 951 Views 0 Comments

‘We soon figured out that the only way to stay dry was to avoid stopping.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 31 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Ollie Brannock revisits Killarney's lakes where he proposed
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Ollie Brannock revisits Killarney's lakes where he proposed

Jul 31st 2017, 3:30 PM 666 Views 0 Comments

‘You see horses and carts there and they don’t stop for anyone.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 24 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Declan O'Hara on a breathtaking 2,500km trip from Cork to Sweden
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Declan O'Hara on a breathtaking 2,500km trip from Cork to Sweden

Jul 24th 2017, 12:52 PM 1,213 Views 0 Comments

And a visit to one of the world’s most unusual bridges.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 17 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Race driver Sean Doyle on hitting top speeds in the Austrian Alps
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Race driver Sean Doyle on hitting top speeds in the Austrian Alps

Jul 17th 2017, 4:57 PM 547 Views 0 Comments

Last summer, race driver Sean was selected for the only Irish team at the European Le Mans Series.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 10 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Chris Pratt on racing past Cavan's lakes with his two boys
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Chris Pratt on racing past Cavan's lakes with his two boys

Jul 10th 2017, 2:22 PM 820 Views 0 Comments

‘You feel as if the world has just gone numb for a minute’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 3 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Colin Delaney on exploring Wicklow with a car full of kids
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Colin Delaney on exploring Wicklow with a car full of kids

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:54 PM 898 Views 0 Comments

There’s nothing like the promise of an ice-cream later to keep three kids happy in the back.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 26 June, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Barry Dunne on an unexpected wedding journey through Connemara
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Barry Dunne on an unexpected wedding journey through Connemara

Jun 26th 2017, 3:22 PM 750 Views 1 Comment

Rolling hills, a late summer evening… and a few reckless sheep.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 19 June, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Fergus Brennan on navigating hairpin bends in northern Spain
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Fergus Brennan on navigating hairpin bends in northern Spain

Jun 19th 2017, 5:29 PM 524 Views 0 Comments

‘Arriving in Cadaqués is like stumbling into a hidden world’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 12 June, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Art McCarrick on the breathtaking twists of Moll's Gap in Kerry
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Art McCarrick on the breathtaking twists of Moll's Gap in Kerry

Jun 12th 2017, 3:57 PM 2,195 Views 0 Comments

‘Moll’s Gap for a motorsport fan is like Croke Park for the All-Ireland.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 29 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Philip Mallon on Wicklow, two mountains and a lot of memories
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Philip Mallon on Wicklow, two mountains and a lot of memories

May 29th 2017, 5:39 PM 1,065 Views 0 Comments

And a drive that has come to mean something very different.

My Favourite Drive: Alan Nolan on hugging the coast from Blackrock to Killiney Hill
# My Favourite Drive
# My Favourite Drive

My Favourite Drive: Alan Nolan on hugging the coast from Blackrock to Killiney Hill

May 29th 2017, 4:07 PM 2,108 Views 0 Comments

That wide reveal of Dublin Bay as you hit Vico Road is breathtaking.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 22 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Andrew Whitaker on taking a campervan to Munster's Heineken Cup Final
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Andrew Whitaker on taking a campervan to Munster's Heineken Cup Final

May 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 683 Views 0 Comments

Four lads. Two countries. One 1.9litre Fiat .

# roads-to-remember - Monday 15 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Conor Faughnan on the long road from Dublin to Sligo
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Conor Faughnan on the long road from Dublin to Sligo

May 15th 2017, 4:24 PM 1,736 Views 0 Comments

Lough Key and a very special sculpture make this quite the trip.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 8 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Colin Doyle on the night-time journey through the Phoenix Park
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Colin Doyle on the night-time journey through the Phoenix Park

May 8th 2017, 5:55 PM 914 Views 0 Comments

The deer, the gas lamps… and the taste of freedom after work.

# roads-to-remember - Friday 28 April, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Paul Linders on the happiness of the school run
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Paul Linders on the happiness of the school run

Apr 28th 2017, 5:33 PM 883 Views 0 Comments

With three smiling faces in the back. Well, mostly smiling.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 24 April, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Neil Connolly on the wild ways of Mayo and Sligo
# My Favourite Drive
# My Favourite Drive

My Favourite Drive: Neil Connolly on the wild ways of Mayo and Sligo

Apr 24th 2017, 1:00 PM 1,541 Views 0 Comments

From ice-cream in Strandhill to getting lost at the Beach Bar.

# roads-to-remember - Thursday 13 April, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Brendan Keary on the summer road from Cork to Waterville
# Roads To Remember
# Roads To Remember

My Favourite Drive: Brendan Keary on the summer road from Cork to Waterville

Apr 13th 2017, 5:31 PM 1,785 Views 0 Comments

From stopping in Killorglin for sandwiches, to seeing the sea at Glenbeigh.