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#roads to remember

# roads-to-remember - Friday 27 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Patricia Greene makes a poignant journey to Kenmare

‘It’s the most beautiful part of Ireland – it’s so rugged and wild and untouched.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 23 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Kevin Hennebry drives the winding coastal road to Star Wars country

‘Kerry is there, all laid out in front of you, and you know the sea is close by.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 16 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Keith Elliott takes the scenic route to Wexford's Hook Lighthouse

It’s the world’s oldest operational lighthouse, but can it keep three young kids entertained?

# roads-to-remember - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Colm Leahy takes a Mustang through Yosemite and onto Vegas

A surprise trip for his 30th took him from San Francisco to Coachella Music Festival.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 2 October, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Ken Price explores the mountain views of Connemara

‘The lake is one of the most beautiful views you’ll ever see in your life’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 25 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Paddy Comyn takes a mountain road to a sheikh's palace

‘A stretch that’s regarded as one of the best driving roads in the world.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 18 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Leah Cullen on the rewarding road to Dublin's Strawberry Beds

‘As an instructor, it’s nice to show my students that driving doesn’t always have to be stressful.’

# roads-to-remember - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Paddy McGrath carves up LA's canyons in a Porsche 911

‘Southern California is heaven for an automotive enthusiast’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 4 September, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Tom Dennigan maps out a hidden lakeside route through Mayo

‘It’s as spectacular as the best of the Wild Atlantic Way, yet you won’t find it in a guidebook.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 28 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Ray Furlong travels to an ancient lighthouse to scuba dive

‘You’re fully immersed, there’s no talking, there’s just peace’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 21 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: David Roome joins a fleet of Jaguars headed to Blessington Lakes

‘The problem with driving nowadays is that we’re going from A to B and not enjoying what we’re seeing.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 14 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Leo Nulty on a father-and-son road trip to the Aran Islands

‘Dad’s always the navigator, but he has no time for Google Maps.’

# roads-to-remember - Friday 4 August, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Geoff Walker on braving French rainstorms in a car with no roof

‘We soon figured out that the only way to stay dry was to avoid stopping.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 31 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Ollie Brannock revisits Killarney's lakes where he proposed

‘You see horses and carts there and they don’t stop for anyone.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 24 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Declan O'Hara on a breathtaking 2,500km trip from Cork to Sweden

And a visit to one of the world’s most unusual bridges.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 17 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Race driver Sean Doyle on hitting top speeds in the Austrian Alps

Last summer, race driver Sean was selected for the only Irish team at the European Le Mans Series.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 10 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Chris Pratt on racing past Cavan's lakes with his two boys

‘You feel as if the world has just gone numb for a minute’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 3 July, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Colin Delaney on exploring Wicklow with a car full of kids

There’s nothing like the promise of an ice-cream later to keep three kids happy in the back.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 26 June, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Barry Dunne on an unexpected wedding journey through Connemara

Rolling hills, a late summer evening… and a few reckless sheep.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 19 June, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Fergus Brennan on navigating hairpin bends in northern Spain

‘Arriving in Cadaqués is like stumbling into a hidden world’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 12 June, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Art McCarrick on the breathtaking twists of Moll's Gap in Kerry

‘Moll’s Gap for a motorsport fan is like Croke Park for the All-Ireland.’

# roads-to-remember - Monday 29 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Philip Mallon on Wicklow, two mountains and a lot of memories

And a drive that has come to mean something very different.

My Favourite Drive: Alan Nolan on hugging the coast from Blackrock to Killiney Hill

That wide reveal of Dublin Bay as you hit Vico Road is breathtaking.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 22 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Andrew Whitaker on taking a campervan to Munster's Heineken Cup Final

Four lads. Two countries. One 1.9litre Fiat .

# roads-to-remember - Monday 15 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Conor Faughnan on the long road from Dublin to Sligo

Lough Key and a very special sculpture make this quite the trip.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 8 May, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Colin Doyle on the night-time journey through the Phoenix Park

The deer, the gas lamps… and the taste of freedom after work.

# roads-to-remember - Friday 28 April, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Paul Linders on the happiness of the school run

With three smiling faces in the back. Well, mostly smiling.

# roads-to-remember - Monday 24 April, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Neil Connolly on the wild ways of Mayo and Sligo

From ice-cream in Strandhill to getting lost at the Beach Bar.

# roads-to-remember - Thursday 13 April, 2017

My Favourite Drive: Brendan Keary on the summer road from Cork to Waterville

From stopping in Killorglin for sandwiches, to seeing the sea at Glenbeigh.