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The 10 best things to do in Galway, Ireland (County Guide)

There’s more to County Galway than to sing the song Galway Girl. Here are the ten best things to do in Co....

The Irishman who kept his city on the right side of slavery

As we confront the ramifications of the practice of slavery, we can look back at our own history with some pride in...

20 Most Popular Irish Gaelic Baby Names Today

The 20 Most Popular Irish Girl and Boy Names Although many aspects of traditional...

Top 5 Pilgrim Walks in Ireland

From a gentle ramble along ‘Saint’s Road’ to a two-day hike on a lesser-known trail, here are the top five pilgrim walks...

10 Irish First Names You Rarely Hear Anymore

Following in the aftermath of the Great Irish Famine in the 1840’s, the Irish language dwindled.

Five Irish Wines You Need To Know About

Now, the art of the grape may not be what we are best known for (common associations include poor weather, Guinness and potatoes). So...

5 popular Irish pub songs and the stories behind them

The Irish pub is renowned for its atmosphere and is known to be a place where the Craic is always guaranteed! Popular...

32 last names: the most popular last names for every county of Ireland

As the Irish people have had such an influence on the world, it should come as no surprise then that some...

10 things you’ll remember if you went to the Gaeltacht

The Gaeltacht is a fond and distant memory for many Irish people, full of formative experiences and education with no mischief involved...

TOP 10 Amazing Facts You Didn’t Know About The Irish Flag

The Irish tricolour is one of the most poignant symbols of the Emerald Isle. It is recognised as the national flag of Ireland worldwide...

Grace O’Malley: 10 fascinating facts about Ireland’s fearless Pirate Queen

Anyone familiar with the fishing village of Howth on the north side of Dublin will know something about...

Top 10 historical places in Ireland to excite the history buff in you

The Emerald Isle is steeped in history, so it’s no surprise that historic places can be found in all four corners of...

The Celtic symbol for strength: everything you need to know

Celtic culture is synonymous with the island of Ireland. Deeply woven into the tapestry of Irish culture, Celtic symbols tell much about...

A Look Inside Ireland’s Most Haunted House, Leap Castle

Leap Castle is located in County Offaly. Proudly listed as “the world’s most haunted” house on its...

The 5 BEST Irish Rock Bands of All Time

How many Irish rock bands do you know of? Music is an unquantifiable part of Irish culture. It is...
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