“Idiot” campers causing a stink on Mayo staycations

A Westport councillor has raised the issue of waste from portable toilets being thrown into the sea in the town. Cllr Brendan Mulroy is calling for some restrictions on access to The Point at the Quay in Westport, which is...

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Mayo beach is nation’s favourite seaside resort

Keem Beach on Achill Island is the nation’s favourite seaside resort. The picturesque location beat renowned holiday locations like Salthill in Co Galway, Bundoran in Co Donegal, Inch in Co Kerry and Lahinch in Co Clare. Meanwhile, County Kerry is...

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Airbnb owners in Mayo urged to take properties off the market

By Keith Bourke Owners of Airbnb holiday rentals are being urged to reject booking to discourage would-be holidaymakers during the...

Wednesday, 08/04/20 - 1:10pm Read More

Tourism industry appeals for local support during crisis

By Paul O’Malley Tourism providers in Mayo say the outbreak of Covid-19 is already having an impact on the industry...

Wednesday, 18/03/20 - 12:19pm Read More

Council criticised for tourism project delivery

Keem Bay
By Keith Bourke A member of Mayo County Council has criticised the local authority over its delivery of tourism projects. The council’s Tourism, Recreation,...

Tuesday, 17/12/19 - 12:42pm Read More

Mayo tour guide witnesses suspected meteor

Stock image of a meteor
Mayo tour guide Derek Davidson was one of the many lucky people to report a remarkable celestial event in the...

Tuesday, 29/10/19 - 12:32pm Read More