Planning to visit Ireland? What about seeing some history and beautiful countryside where few tourists go?

We all know the Ireland of Saints and Scholars, Book of Kells, Guinness Storehouse and Dublin Castle, not to mention the Ring of Kerry and Cliffs of Moher. But what about a trip to the hidden Ireland where few tourists go?

Here are some hidden beauty spots that will make your visit there even more special.

Cooley Mountains in County Louth

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Towering over the border areas, the Cooley peninsula has been cut off as a tourist spotĀ because of The Troubles which has meant that it is incredibly unspoiled, with beautiful views North and South over Carlingford Lough from its peaks. The grandeur and beauty of Kerry without any of the high prices or tourist traps is how our guide described it. Just take your car and drive north to Dundalk and head for theā€¦

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