County Mayo: The Perfect Blend of History, Culture and Fun

County Mayo
Mayo is the third largest county in Ireland, it is the place you imagine seeing when planning a trip to Ireland. From it's inviting Irish charm, its wilds unspoilt nature and landscapes making it hard not to fall in love with the County. It is...

Life in Celtic Ireland – Ancient To Modern Celticism

Life in Celtic Ireland - Ancient To Modern Celticism
Ireland is well known for its beautiful scenery, thick forests and even breweries. However, Ireland is home to a richer history and culture. Life in Celtic Ireland holds many interesting aspects to explore; both ancient and modern Celticism have left and continue to leave...

A Brief History of Ireland

History of Ireland
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 Children of Lir: A Fascinating Irish Legend

Children of Lir
The Children of Lir legend is a must know story that will meet your curiosity for history. So, if you're the type of person who’s fascinated by the past's fantasies, you'll be amused after reading this legend. Children of Lir is an amusing ancient...

The Curious Case of Irish Curses

cursed stone
An island people the Irish may be, yet the history of Ireland has never been insular or inward-looking. Instead, it is a story of a people profoundly aware of the wider world – its threats, its possibilities and its advantages. From that, it can...

Famous Landmarks in Ireland

Dingle Peninsula -Famous Landmarks in Ireland
Ireland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world that offers so much for you to see and explore. There are many famous and historic landmarks in Ireland that are a must- see when you are visiting. Many of which are of natural...

County Leitrim: The Most Brimming Gem of Ireland

County Leitrim
Filled with wild waterways, surprise shots of adrenaline, and a landscape that continues to muse artists of all sorts. County Leitrim is one of the most astounding counties in Ireland. 'Hidden gem' is potentially one of the most overused terms in travel, and when it...

Your Guide Around the Lake-land, County Cavan

County Cavan - Cabra Castle
County Cavan, also known as Lakeland County, is most famous for the numerous of lakes it has. The meaning of 'Cavan' in the Gaelic language translates as 'The Hallow'. In fact, just like the days of the year, Cavan is home to 365 lakes...

Clare and the Irish Wonder of the Atlantic

Cliffs of Moher - County Clare, Ireland
Set on Ireland’s Atlantic coast, County Clare is famed not only in Ireland but all over the world as the home of Irish music. Each year thousands of visitors flock there to enjoy the many festivals and entertainment getaways and take in the magnificent...

Mesmerising Beauty of County Sligo

County Sligo
Another brilliant place that you must visit on a trip to Ireland is the mesmerising County Sligo in the north-west coast. A place that is renown for its stunning scenery and as a popular surfing hotspot. A place that has inspired the work of...