The Sligo tourism board use the hashtag ‘SligoWhoKnew’ and this sums the place up perfectly. It is a beautiful county in the North West of Ireland with an abundance of natural beauty. It’s a place where you can hit the beach, walk in the woods, relax by the lake, or climb a mountain in one day. And to me Sligo is Ireland’s best kept secret. It’s the place to go if you want an authentic Irish experience that is a little less touristy than the likes of Kerry, or Cork. In fact Sligo is so beautiful that it inspired some of the greatest works of poet W.B Yeats. Continue Reading