The Land of Saints, Scholars and Musicians

This tour is planned and led by Masterful Irish Guide   Dave Hogan  and covers a diversity of significant sites (some seldom seen) in the west of Ireland. Dave will highlight our tour each day with his wisdom and his words as we experience the lands and the ancient markers of…

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Landscape & Lore, Music &Myth

This tour is guided by Dave Hogan and is  limited to 36 travelers. This extraordinary tour throughout Connemara (northwest of Galway City) has been described as “a sensory extravaganza” by previous enthusiastic travelers. Based in part in charming Clifden city, on the Atlantic coast, travelers enjoy day trips to sites throughout Counties…

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The Monastic Tradition of Connacht

These tours are available by Group Request only. The Monastic Tradition of Connacht This Tour focuses on the Monastic Tradition of Connacht and is designed and led by Dave Hogan, ecologist, historian, musician and brilliant guide. Anthony Previte’s books A Guide to Lough Corrib’s Early Monastic Sites, and A Guide…

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University Study or Study/Service Tours

These tours are available by Group Request only. Academic University Study/Service Tours to Ireland for Alumni or Students We offer exceptional university study or study/service tours for students, or alumni or other adult groups interested in our academic tours. “Landscape & Lore, Music & Myth”. This academic tour is set in…

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May 2019 – Landscape & Lore, Music & Myth

Landscape and Lore, Music and Myth Dave Hogan’s best-known tour Dates: Depart USA May 5 and arrive Ireland May 6, 2019 Return USA May 16, 2019 Flights: Travelers purchase their flights after being accepted on this tour. Most travelers choose to arrive and depart Shannon Airport Guides: Masterful Guide, Dave…

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Dave Hogan

Dave Hogan is one of Ireland’s most Masterful Tour Guides “Landscape & Lore, Music & Myth” Tours Dave Hogan is a true scholar, musician and storyteller, ecologist, naturalist and wildlife biologist.  He has a long-standing interests in landscape history and the early history and mythology of Ireland. Listen to audio…

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Kate Hennessy and Garry Jones

Guide Kate Hennessy Guide Kate Hennessy is a writer and the award-winning author of Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty, a biography and memoir of her grandmother Dorothy Day (Scribner 2017). Kate’s extensive world travels as a pilgrim have taken her to, among many other places, Guatemala, Turkey,…

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