Westmeath is located approximately 60 miles (97 kilometers) east of Galway and 50 miles (80 kilometers) west of Dublin, Ireland's capital.
Of course, visiting just one place, regardless of its popularity, can only ever give you a narrow glimpse into the broader cultural and natural fabric of a region. So schedule in some time to tour East Coast and Midlands' other cultural and natural attractions. Make sure you head out to the Lockes Distillery Museum and Locke's Distillery in Kilbeggan, around 12 miles (19 kilometers) away. Another choice is to head to Castlepollard. It's roughly 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Westmeath and is home to the Castlepollard Museum and Tullynally Castle.
Mullingar is about 5 miles (8 kilometers) from Westmeath. This regional center contains a some great attractions, such as Mullingar Arts Centre, Belvedere House Gardens and Parks and Mullingar Golf Club. Mullingar has much of interest for those happy to hang around a little longer. Lakeland Shooting Centre, Lilliput Adventure Centre and Jonathan Swift Park are just some of the sights worth visiting.
When the weather is fine, why don't you grab the chance to check out East Coast and Midlands' open-air exhibits and gardens?. Spirituality is a fascinating part of every region's make-up, so why not visit the area's many cathedrals and other places of worship.
Those with special interests will love the area's guided nature walks and city walking tours. East Coast and Midlands offers plenty of excellent ways to get into its unique landscapes. So why not sign up for one of the hiking and mountain climbing adventures on offer here.
Remember, adventures are one of the few things you can buy that increases your wealth. Your time in East Coast and Midlands, will leave you with memories you'll treasure forever.