Longford is situated approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) west of Dublin, the country's capital, and 50 miles (80 kilometers) southeast of Sligo.
Don't restrict yourself to Longford, because this region features plenty of man-made and natural attractions which await the savvy traveler. If you are keen to experience more of the region, head 18 miles (29 kilometers) where you'll find Castlepollard. Here you can enjoy the Castlepollard Museum and Tullynally Castle.
Approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast of Longford is Mullingar, an important regional city and the home of Lilliput Adventure Centre, Jonathan Swift Park and Mullingar Arts Centre. Mullingar Golf Club, Lakeland Shooting Centre and Belvedere House Gardens and Parks are also good spots for a visit while you are here.
East Coast and Midlands is a great vacation choice for travelers with an interest in gardens and open-air exhibits. Enjoy a moment of serenity in East Coast and Midlands' churches.
Local tours are a fascinating way to discover the special places. So why not join one of the guided nature walks and city walking tours. Cycling and beach combing are just a few of the relaxing activities in this region.
Keep in mind, traveling is the only thing you can buy that increases your wealth. Your time in East Coast and Midlands, will give you a treasure trove of memories.