Crystal Travel & Tours Blog

Causeway Coast Road Trip Stops

July 16, 2019

Stretching from bustling Belfast city to the historic city of Derry-Londonderry, the causeway coast encompasses some of the most scenic coastline on the island of Ireland. Named after the main attraction of the area; The Giant’s Causeway, the coast is home to many beautiful...

7 things to do on the Dingle Peninsula

July 16, 2019

Located in County Kerry, on Ireland’s South West Atlantic coast, the Dingle Peninsula boasts some of the most breathtaking scenery in all of the country. Named after the nearby town of Dingle, the peninsula is historically known as “Corca Dhuibhne”, which means seed or tribe...

Beginners Guide to Belfast

July 01, 2019

Belfast is the largest and capital city of Northern Ireland. It sits on the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland. Belfast is a popular destination for visitors to the island and here you'll find everything you need to know before visiting the city.

The Ultimate Guide to the Northern Lights in Iceland

June 27, 2019

The northern lights are a widely talked about natural phenomenon that are as elusive as they are spectacular. Weather, season, and country location are all important factors in seeing the magnificent lights. Iceland is one of the best countries to visit for a chance to see...

Visiting Iceland: Summer vs Winter

June 26, 2019

If you talk to any locals on your first trip to Iceland in the Winter, they will tell you "Oh you will have to come back in the Summer - it is a totally different country then." The same is true if you see Iceland for the first time in Summer. They also like to use the phrase...

Beginners Guide to Dublin

June 25, 2019

Dublin is known throughout the world for its lively atmosphere and countless attractions. Here you'll find all you need to know to get the most out of your visit to this wonderful and welcoming city.

Titanic’s Irish roots

June 24, 2019

At the time of construction, the Titanic was the largest and most ambitious commercial liner in the world. Commissioned and operated by the White Star line, the ship’s purpose was to transfer passengers across the Atlantic in an opulent fashion. This incredible vessel has...

Beginners Guide to Galway

June 20, 2019

When traveling to Ireland there's a number of things you must do, but few offer an experience as diverse and interesting as a visit to County Galway. Located on the west coast of Ireland, Galway boasts some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. With over 150 miles of...

Customer Success: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Friends

May 02, 2019

What’s the perfect itinerary for a girls’ night? We say it’s a bottle of wine, a few best friends and lively conversation. In 2018, Julissa and her friends added a special ingredient: planning an international adventure!

Customer Success: Fun for the Whole Family

May 01, 2019

When you have loved ones scattered around the country, staying in touch isn’t easy. Finding the time and place to get together? That’s even more difficult. Taking care of every last detail so everything falls into place? Perhaps the biggest challenge yet.