Literary Programme 2018

John and Sally McKenna: Ireland the Best

John and Sally McKenna: Ireland the Best

John & Sally McKenna

Bantry House

Thu 19 July 2018



John and Sally McKenna have compiled a true insider's guide to the top attractions Ireland has to offer. With these fabulous tips travellers, tourists and locals will be inspired to discover new adventures all over the country – whatever their budget. Join John and Sally as they explore the true culture of Ireland and discover local, hidden gems from the best coastal walks to city strolls, the best local cafes and regional restaurants, stunning scenery, landscapes and historical highlights, great advice on where to sleep whether you are into wild camping or boutique hotels. And of course they know West Cork best of all!

John McKenna has written about Ireland's food culture for almost thirty years, and has won many national and international awards for his work, including the André Simon Special Award. He is the curator of the annual 100 Best Restaurants in Ireland, published since 1992. The Wall Street Journal described him as ‘Ireland’s most authoritative food writer’.

Sally McKenna is a photographer, cookery editor, filmmaker and the publisher of the McKennas' Guides, working from her office in West Cork.