The History, Lyrics and Meaning of Amazing Grace Song

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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 to Aretha Franklin to Johnny Cash. Even former President Barack Obama has lent his voice to the song for...

Irish Castles: Where History and Paranormal Activity Combine

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Irish Castles are a perfect representation of the country’s long history. Every corner of Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland is littered with historical buildings and discoveries, representing the region’s long standing culture.Now, it is about time that we list all of the...

Game of Thrones: The Real History behind the Hit TV Series

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Almost everyone has seen or heard of or watched the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. Ever since it debuted in 2011, Game of Thrones has won over fans from across the globe, inspiring role-play festivals and events around the world. Of course, the...

100 Best Irish Historical Fiction to Consider Reading

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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 have a lasting...

Explore All Facets of Life in Celtic Ireland

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The Celts were a major power in Europe before the dawn of Christianity. At the height of their power, the Celts established themselves across Europe, naming major cities such as Paris, Milan, and Vienna in the process. They were people who to be feared...

A Brief History of Ireland

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Ireland, the land of fairies and folktales, Christians and pagans, beer and whiskey in a somewhat troublesome history the propelled the Irish to the world stage in the 1960s. Ireland has been home to successive groups of settlers - Celts, Vikings, Normans, Anglo-Scots, Huguenots....

The Fascinating History of Belfast City

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Every place you visit in the world has an interesting story to tell you and Belfast, Northern Ireland doesn't let you down. The History of Belfast is an incredibly fascinating one that you should explore and we are here to help you do that.On...

Viking History: Insight into the Age of Phantom Travellers

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Thunder, Thor, and brutality. These are the common perceptions of the Vikings. They are people who made a stamp on the world through exploration outside their Scandivain hometowns and roots. But let’s skip the blood and guts and thunder and lightning and shouting and...

Stories of Bravery on the RMS Titanic

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The ill-fated voyage taken by the Titanic in 1912 has been at the forefront of people’s minds in the more than 100 years since the tragedy. On its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City, the ship hit an iceberg near the coast...

Famous Irish Authors Who Helped Promote Irish Tourism

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Every country around the world prides itself on its culture and heritage, and who better to represent a country’s culture than its public figures, especially its authors.Ireland has a long history of bringing forth perhaps some of the best and most prominent authors known...