The Cliffs of Moher with O'Briens Tower

Early Travel Writers

An early form and precursor of modern tourism was the grand tour undertaken by young nobles between the 16th and 18th centuries. While Ireland was less popular … Read More

History at the Cliffs of Moher Cornelius O'Brien

Cornelius O’Brien

It was the local landowner, Cornelius O’Brien, who saw the potential of tourism in these parts. Resident in Birchfield House in Liscannor he is renowned … Read More