The Dingle Slea Head Drive In Co. Kerry

If you’re starting to plan your summer trip and Ireland is one of your possible destinations then take a look at this video to give yourself an idea of the kind of scenery that waits for you there. This video was taken on the Dingle Slea Head drive, and it gives you a great idea of the majestic scenery of ... Read More »

The Strategic Importance of Ireland to the UK in Times of War

Interesting article, about a document from 1981, about Ireland’s importance in the event of World War 3 breaking out. Headlines from the article: Ireland could provide up to 500,000 people fit for military service. A fear of a nuclear war breaking out between the Soviets and the Western world was the reason for the document being drawn up. Ireland could ... Read More »

Happy New Year

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year for 2012. Here’s hoping it brings you good health and prosperity. Read More »

The Year in Pictures

RTE.ie have a pretty cool photo collection of the years events with a strong Irish theme throughout. Some of the photos include: Barack Obama’s visit to Ireland Michael D. Higgins election Dublin’s All Ireland win Cork Airport crash The British Royal wedding Queen Elizabeth’s visit to Ireland Numerous world event’s such as the anti-government protests in Cairo, and pictures from ... Read More »

Merry Christmas

Just wanting to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a very happy New Year for 2012. We hope the coming year brings you plenty of joy and prosperity. Best wishes, and God Bless. Read More »

Queen Elizabeth’s speech to give Irish tourism a boost

Queen Elizabeth is due to give her annual Christmas Day speech this Sunday, and she is expected to reflect at length on her trip to Ireland, which she considered to be a huge success. The Queen’s speech reaches millions of viewers and listeners from around the world, and the speech is expected to have a positive affect on tourism to ... Read More »

Chords and words to Irish songs

Came across a website today on StumbleUpon that has pdfs containing Irish songs (Words and Chords). A great resource if you want to line up a sing-song or learn to play a few songs on your guitar. Sample songs include Whiskey in the Jar, The Parting Glass, The Spanish Lady, Finnegan’s Wake, and The Rocky Road to Dublin. Check it ... Read More »

Index of Irish and other charities

Looking to enlighten someones life this Christmas or holiday season? Well good for you. If you need a little help in deciding where to make a donation, then consider looking at IndexIreland. Whether you want to make a child smile at Christmas by sending a toy, or by assisting a family in need, or even by making a donation to ... Read More »