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‘Oh, Danny Boy’: The Lyrics and History of Ireland’s Beloved Song

A popular song that has gone on to epitomise Irish culture, Danny Boy is a ballad with an ancient Irish melody. Despite the lyrics...
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Dunluce Castle – Incredible Medieval Castle on Cliffs in County Antrim

The Impressive Dunluce Castle Dunluce is a must-visit for anyone visiting or living in Northern Ireland. Its location is incredible, and the crumbling ruins impressive....
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Limavady – History, Attractions and Trails with Amazing Photos

Limavady is a small town that is 14 miles outside of Coleraine and only 17 miles outside of Derry/Londonderry city. Its postal area is...

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‘Oh, Danny Boy’: The Lyrics and History of Ireland’s Beloved Song

A popular song that has gone on to epitomise Irish culture, Danny Boy is a ballad with an ancient Irish melody. Despite the lyrics being penned by an Englishman, Danny Boy is associated with Irish communities. The tune is taken from...

The Whole History of the Tuatha de Danann: Ireland’s Most Ancient Race

Treasure is not always about gold and money; it is not even about materialistic stuff at all. Treasure can lie in the most intangible things; ones that possess a great value. To get straight to the point, everything that shapes cultures...

An Insight into the Irish Wake and the Superstitions Associated with it

What is the meaning of life? The answer to this question may take forever. People rarely do know the reason for their existence in this life. On the other hand, you start appreciating whatever life has to offer when death comes...

The History, Lyrics and Meaning of the Amazing Grace Song

Amazing Grace has become one of the most beautifully haunting Christian hymns in the world. Many famous faces have covered the iconic song from Elvis Presley to Aretha Franklin to Johnny Cash. Even former US President Barack Obama has lent his...
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Dunluce Castle – Incredible Medieval Castle on Cliffs in County Antrim

The Impressive Dunluce Castle Dunluce is a must-visit for anyone visiting or living in Northern Ireland. Its location is incredible, and the crumbling ruins impressive. Have a look at our photos and videos and decide for yourself. Whilst they don't compare to...

Famous Irish Traditions: Music, Sports, Folklore & More

Ireland has always done things differently, we have our own Irish traditions and customs that make us unique to anywhere else in the world. From our language, music, arts, literature, folklore, cuisine and sports are all special to Irish people. Much of...

Famous Irish People Who Made History in Their Lifetime

What do an American president, an Oscar nominee, a scientist who was the first able to split the nucleus of an atom, and a rebel have in common? Well, they are all famous Irish people who made different breakthroughs in various...

100 Best Irish Historical Fiction to Consider Reading

Whether you are a vivid reader or someone who doesn’t read at all, we all share the curiosity of learning about the past. Long before we came into this world, more than a few incidents took place. Some of them actually...

The Most Haunted Places in Italy

A lot of countries believe in different superstitions, but Italy is known to be one of the most superstitious countries in the world, so it’s no...

Saladin Citadel and Muhammad Ali Mosque

A magnificent landmark in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, is the Citadel of Cairo or the Citadel of Saladin where the rulers of Egypt lived and...

Discover Vosges Lakes

Apart from mountains and stunning views, Les Vosges are packed with natural lakes as beautiful as each other. This is our second travel destination in this...

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Cillian Murphy: By Order of the Peaky Blinders

Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor who has become a household name due to being the star of acclaimed show, Peaky Blinders. Born and...
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360 Degree Video of The Cliffs of Moher, Ireland

The Cliffs of Moher is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Ireland - and it deserves to be - and not just...
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360 Degree Video of Narnia Trail in Rostrevor, Co Down

Join us on the 360 Degree Video of some of the famous characters from Narnia in a trail dedicated to the famous story by...

Things to Do In Italy for Adventure

Italy has always been known for its rich history and as a cultural centre and one of the oldest civilizations in the world, but...
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Kensington Palace – London Attractions

Kensington Palace - A Must Visit Kensington Palace is part of the Kensington Gardens that is located in the Royal Borough of Kensington area of...

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Discover Vosges Lakes

Apart from mountains and stunning views, Les Vosges are packed with natural lakes as beautiful as each other. This is our second travel destination in this sublime region: Les Vosges Lakes. Find out where you'll...

The Most Haunted Places in Italy

A lot of countries believe in different superstitions, but Italy is known to be one of the most superstitious countries in the world, so it’s no surprise that many abandoned locations have gained notoriety as...

A Trip to the Italian Lake Como

Lake Como is located in the northern region of Italy, only 48 kilometres north of Milan. The area of the lake is 146 kilometres, which makes it the 3rd largest lake in Italy after Lake...

Top Things to do in Sardinia

Sardinia is a large island located in the Mediterranean Sea. It is the second in size after Sicily. The island is 200 km from the mainland of Italy, 200 km north of the coast of...

Saladin Citadel and Muhammad Ali Mosque

A magnificent landmark in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, is the Citadel of Cairo or the Citadel of Saladin where the rulers of Egypt lived and ruled from the Citadel for close to 700 years,...

Top Places to Visit on a Day Trip to Alexandria

There is no doubt that the city of Alexandria city is one of the most beautiful cities in Egypt. It is the second-largest city in the country and the largest one on the Mediterranean Sea....

The Religious Complex: Where All Civilizations Meet

Egypt has always been a place for tolerance and coexistence, as it has always embraced all different faiths throughout its history. The evidence that shows that Egypt is a place for tolerance is the presence...

Discover the Nilometer: A Witness to the Importance of the Nile

The Nile River passes through many countries, supplying them with water, irrigation, and more. So, the ancient Egyptians had a deep respect for the power of the Nile and dedicated themselves to maintaining it. This...

Natural Wonders of the World

The Natural Wonders of the World are all incredible sights to behold in many parts of the world. All these places attract many tourists throughout the year. A global poll was made by the Seven...

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Dive into the Finest Legends and Tales of the Irish Mythology

Mythology is important. In spite of being untrue- partially untrue- it is actually a significant part of every single culture around the world. It...

The History of the Easter Bunny & Traditions

In recent history, Easter has become a celebration of religion and the coming of spring for the whole family. But, where did these beloved...

Digging into the Secrets of Irish Pookas

Every country with a renowned history has its share of legends, myths, and traditional stories, as they help in shaping the cultural and historical existence...

Beware the Wail of the Banshee

Irish mythology and folklore are famed for its richness of detail, its abundance of memorable characters and its meaningful fables. From the most well-known...
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Fairy Glen

Who doesn't love a fairy story? We are going to share some background to fairies from all over the world and try and answer...