If you are going to plan that trip to Ireland, it can surely be overwhelming if you know nothing about Ireland or when you have been inundated with such information from family and friends. Such vacation to Ireland must not be stressful at all and because of which, you have to know the steps in order to make such manageable and portable wherever you go in the world.
Whatever is your knowledge about Ireland, it is recommended that you should have a good travel book to start with. Make sure that you do your research regarding the things that you should see as well as do when you are in Ireland. Well, there are all-time favorites like the Eyewitness Guide to Ireland which actually features the Cliffs of Moher and Blarney Castle and also diving a little bit further into such sites which a lot of first-time visitors would tend to overlook. You have to ask your family and friends who have actually gone to Ireland regarding their favorites in order to help incorporate them into the trip and also mindful that such part can also be overwhelming as everyone will insist that you put those favorite sites of theirs in your list. You must also have a list of websites that you must see and categorize the others as sites that you want to see.
You have to create such itinerary through the must-see and the like-to-see lists. This itinerary must also be handy and you can easily turn such into an itinerary by plotting them out on the map of Ireland. However, there is no need for you to purchase a map since you can use the map of Ireland on Google map. Print this and put the markings that you need. You have to use a red dot for the must-see sites and other attractions and utilize a different color for those sites which are on the like-to-see list. As you are going to plot the vacation, such itinerary is going to emerge with such path that starts to show up and overnights as you go to the dense parts of the map. If the map appears like a Pollack painting, you can just go and revisit your must-see list and you should narrow this list down and refine those sites and also determine when you want to visit these sites on this trip or just during the return visit.
Those who wish to have that complete control on daily touring, driving can be a very flexible option and also easier than what many travelers think. Those roads in Ireland would be smaller. You must drive on such opposite side of the road and car when you are in Ireland.