Discover Murder, Witchcraft, And “Saviors Of Civilization” In Ireland

The journey begins leaving the city of Dublin for an amazing day tour of the city of Kilkenny, the mountains of Wicklow and the Glendalough heritage site. Go back in time to the Mesolithic Period, visit the 600 AD monastic site, and view the 12th-century Kilkenny Castle. Throughout these areas you will hear about marriage, […]

Continue Reading

Cobh – Historical Village on Cork Harbor near Cork, Ireland

Cobh (pronounced “Cove”) is a picturesque harbor town just a few miles from Cork, Ireland. Cruise ships dock in downtown Cobh and run shore excursions to Cork, the Blarney Castle, Waterford, Killarney, or the Irish countryside. However, Cobh is a nice place to spend the day if you want to just relax and just enjoy […]

Continue Reading

Ireland seeks UNESCO World Heritage status for five popular sites

Five sites in Ireland are expected to apply for inclusion on the country’s tentative list of UNESCO world heritage sites by the end of this month. The Valentia transatlantic cable station in Co Kerry; the Burren in Co Clare; Glendalough monastic city in Co Wicklow; the passage tomb landscapes of Co Sligo; and the royal […]

Continue Reading

Ireland’s top prehistoric must-see tourist sites

Ireland has a long and rich mythological history. In fact, some of Ireland’s prehistoric structures date back more than 6,000 years, from before the pyramids in Giza in Eygpt. Here are just ten of Ireland’s prehistoric and magical sites: 1. Newgrange, County Meath Older than both Stonehenge and the Egyptian Pyramids, Newgrange dates back to […]

Continue Reading

Where Can You See Mythical Ireland?

Mystery, magic, drama, romance, and war—Irish mythology is devoid of none of these. Power-packed stories rich with adventure, these tales have inspired the arts of the country by leaps and bounds. Dating back to the Celtic rule, Irish mythology is generally classified into four cycles—the Mythological, the Ulster, the Fenian, and the Historical Cycle—each representing […]

Continue Reading