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Shannon Map, Ireland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Shannon Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Shannon with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Shannon useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Shannon!

Shannon Travel Guide

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park the Castle is the most authentic ancient fortress of Ireland. It contains mainly fifteenth and sixteenth century tapestries, works of art and furnishings, which attracted the mood of these times. King John’s Castle is a 13th century monument located on the ‘King’s Island’ in the hub of old Limerick City. The Craggaunowen Castle was built at 1550 the castle was rebuild in the year... read more

Shannon History

In 1275, Thomas de Clare was granted lands found in Bunratty – a place found in Shannon. De Clare wanted to relocate the original inhabitants of the village and let Normans live there instead. The Normans occupied the homes of the locals while de Clare built a castle for him. The locals were angered by what had happened so the O’Brien and the Macnamara clans battled against the Normans and the de Clares. After... read more

Shannon Nightlife

The Left Bank Bistro, very appropriately named as it is located on the left bank of the river, supposedly has some of the best pub food on the island. Not so many traditional dishes here, but they have a few local variations on Indian dishes that are quite tasty. Their Banana-toffee pie is definitely not to be missed. Durty Nelly’s Pub, in the nearby village of Bunratty, next door to the famous castle, is one of the... read more

Shannon Sightseeing

Bunratty Folk Park. Found on the Bunratty Castle’s grounds is the Bunratty Folk Park. The life during the 1800s is vibrantly reconstructed on this park. It displays more than 30 houses set in a ‘living’ village, in a very rural backdrop. What makes the park more interesting is that people can have a conversation with the characters situated all over the site – from the Woman of the House to the Policeman and... read more

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