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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...

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....

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...

20 Most Popular Irish Gaelic Baby Names Today

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

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...

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.

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 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...

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...

The 10 Best Castle Tours in Ireland, RANKED

Thanks to history, the Emerald Isle is left with remarkable remnants of its past for us to explore, and we have ranked...

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...

How to draw Celtic art: 10 great videos showing you how

If you’re a keen artist with Irish roots, it stands to reason that you would want to learn how to draw Celtic...

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...

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...

32 Irish songs: the most famous song from every county of Ireland

The Irish nation is ripe with songs singing its praises, but delve deeper and you’ll find Irish songs telling the story of...
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