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How 7 Countries Go Green for St. Patrick’s Day

Since the 17th century, St. Patrick’s Day has been a huge holiday for Ireland, and eventually, the world. Today, it seems that all of the countries have their unique way to go green in celebration...

Dame Kathleen Lonsdale: Irish Scientist, Reformer, and Educator 

Dame Kathleen Lonsdale (née Yardley) (1903 – 1971) was an Irish scientist, specialising in Crystallography, a passionate prison reformer, and a Quaker pacifist. Kathleen was born in Newbridge, County Kildare, to Harry Yardley and Jessie Cameron....

Kiss me, I’m Irish! | St. Patrick’s Day History & Traditions

St. Patrick’s Day is a popular celebration that allows Irish people to celebrate their history and culture. It is known for parades, shamrocks, and leprechauns as well as the color green. Many traditions and symbols...

Fancy a Pint? Here’s 7 of Ireland’s Oldest Pubs

Throughout Ireland, you can find over 7,000 pubs. While some are new and modern, there are a handful of pubs in Ireland that date back centuries and come full of old tales and fascinating histories....

10 Irish Islands You Must Visit

Ireland is well known for its outdoor activities, incredible landscapes, and also for its multiple islands that will take your breath away. The Irish Islands are beautiful and will delight all visitors. Here is a...

Get Your Steps in at These 7 Parks & Trails in Ireland

Famous for its lush green landscape and breathtaking views, the entire island of Ireland is a hiking paradise. From steep mountains to sandy beaches, it is easy to find exciting paths and trails to walk...

5 tips for Hiking during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ireland is a hiker's paradise destination from short walks to strenuous mountain range trails. It is known around the world for its spectacular scenery, unique natural beauty and its variety of outdoor activities. If you...

10 Delicious Healthy Restaurants for Your Irish Road Trip

Ireland is a country rich in quality gastronomic products, because food is an integral part of contemporary Irish culture. Although traditional Irish dishes are not always healthy, restaurateurs have incorporated different dietary requirements into their...

8 Must-Do Outdoor Activities in Ireland

Ireland is well known for its extraordinary landscapes, its fabulous mountains and its many activities. It is the best destination for lovers of adventure, thrills and nature. Here is a list of 8 must-do outdoor...

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu: Father of the English Ghost Story

Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu (28th August 1814 – 7th February 1873) was a prolific Irish-born writer best known for his 1872 gothic vampire novel Carmilla. He is considered to be one of the most...

Irish Female Scientists You Should Know

Ireland is known for its natural beauty, its rich creative culture, and its tragic history, but it has also produced an astounding number of female scientists. Historically, women’s contribution to the S.T.E.M subjects – science,...

Irish Staycation: 6 Of The Best Places at Home

Holidaying has become a bit of a tricky subject lately, with restrictions lifting on travel and airlines offering major discounts, now is the time to get a bargain holiday. However, many people are still cautious...