« BackKerry among the top in Ireland for staycations

Failte Ireland logo smallKerry is one of the most popular counties in Ireland for staycations according to new figures released by Failte Ireland.

Along with Cork both counties have had 22 percent of all domestic holidays in 2015.

Domestic holidays are on the rise in Ireland with 3.8 million staycations in the country last year, an increase of 6 percent on 2014.

Speaking to the Irish Independent Tom Randles a hotelier who runs two hotels in Killarney said that 2015 was probably the first year that business began to get back to appropriate levels.

He added that the Wild Atlantic Way had been a huge success in encouraging staycations in Killarney.