"The fantastic rural location is just 30 minutes from the centre of Dublin and just over 30 miles from the port. We travelled by ferry as we wanted to be able to explore the area by car; we’d been encouraged to immerse ourselves in the local culture, though what exactly that meant remained a mystery until we arrived in Meath and found we had entered ‘The Home of Halloween’." - https://www.mygreenpod.com/articles/the-home-of-halloween/
"Boyne Valley Tour - Buried in the Boyne Valley is Ireland's most ancient history, much of it dating back to before the Pyramids or Stonehenge. It's a quick sprint out of Dublin up the M1 to Drogheda; when you exit the motorway, you leave the modern world behind." - https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/travel/a26027746/the-most-scenic-drives-in-ireland/
"A huge number of previously unknown monuments, mostly located in crop fields, discovered during last summer’s heatwave are visible on the latest Google Maps/Google Earth." - https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/new-monuments-revealed-after-summer-heatwave-905224.html
On Monday 4 March the first of Fáilte Ireland’s 2019 marketing campaigns kicked off, featuring the sites and experiences of the Boyne Valley. The national TV and radio campaign will highlight the region as the ideal place to take a short break by showcasing the variety of experiences and attractions across the region in the leadup to St. Patrick’s Week, during the Easter holidays and beyond.
In exciting news for the Boyne Valley a major national investment in rural Ireland has been announced, including significant investment allocated to Meath County Council and Louth County Council.
"Pól Ó Conghaile finds a flourishing food scene amidst famous heritage sites on a flying visit to Meath and Louth" - https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/ireland/24-hours-in-the-boyne-valley-fantastic-flavours-and-heritage-hits-37626940.html
German journalist Heinz Bück has been exploring Ireland’s Ancient East by campervan. He is accompanied by a small group of fellow campervan enthusiasts, who are here to soak up the spectacular scenery and the wealth of things to see and do around the island of Ireland. His trip is supported by Tourism Ireland, Tourism NI and Fáilte Ireland. Heinz Bück’s website is extremely popular and he has posted lots of photographs. He has written these lovely articles about his trip to Loughcrew.
"Tankardstown House - Book a manor room in this Blue Book bolthole for the full Downton Abbey experience, though there are cottage suites too." - https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/ireland/pl-conghaile-six-sneaky-escapes-within-an-hour-of-dublin-37478131.html
Guests are invited to tickle their taste buds at this year’s Dowth Point-to-Point and Country Fair on 28th October - with Michelin star chef Richard Corrigan and Eoin Gilchrist and Kris Kodric from the award-winning Tankardstown House, being named amongst the culinary talent appearing live at the Meath event.