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Your Favorite Places In Ireland – Part 3

This is third and final part of the “Your Favorite Places in Ireland” series. Your favorite places in Ireland, and reasons why. The Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare – “This is a truly awesome place. I know that it is “touristy,” but this place deserves to be seen.” More info: Visiting the Cliffs of Moher Hill of Tara, County Meath ... Read More »

Your Favorite Places In Ireland – Part 2

This is part 2 of the 3 part series of “Your Favorite Places in Ireland”. Your favorite places in Ireland, and reasons why. Cobh, Co. Cork – “Beautiful views and wonderful people. The museum is small but has some great items in it and the local cemetery is moving with the mass grave for those that died on the Lusitania.” ... Read More »

Your Favorite Places In Ireland – Part 1

Recently I ran a short survey on the blog, and many of you kindly participated by sending in responses to the questions- Thank you! The questions I asked were: Of all the places in Ireland you visited, what was your favorite? and What was so special about this place? I really enjoyed reading your answers as they started rolling in, ... Read More »

Trim Castle, Co. Meath – Photos And Facts

Trim Castle (Irish: Caisleán Bhaile Atha Troim) can be found in the heritage town of Trim, County Meath, about 30 miles to the North East of Dublin City Center. Sitting on the banks of the River Boyne, the remains of Trim Castle are those of the largest Anglo-Norman Castle in Ireland. Guided tours of the castle are available. Click here ... Read More »

Wild West Irish Tours – Interview

Wild West Irish Tours is owned and run by Michael and Trish, two Irish-Americans with a passion for sharing their knowledge and experiences in Ireland with their guests. For over 20 years, Michael and Trish have been delighting their tour guests by taking them to some of the most spectacular places in Ireland. Read More »

Add Your Suggestion: How Can The Irish Government, Businesses & People Make It Easier For You To Attend The Gathering 2013?

I shared the above picture of the grounds of Charles Fort, Kinsale County Cork, on Facebook recently and somebody posted the following comment in response to it: “With Ireland’s push to get people to come and visit next year, I hope they do something to make the airfare more affordable. Between the airfare and rental car, a couple already is ... Read More »

Dublin’s 20th Century Revisited At, The Little Museum Of Dublin

The Little Museum of Dublin tells the story of Ireland’s capital city in the 20th Century. The Lord Mayor of Dublin opened this new and charming non-profit museum in October of 2011. The museum chronicles social, political, and cultural history of the city in a unique way, displaying over 400 artifacts donated exclusively by Dubliners. The wide range of artifacts ... Read More »