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Sligo Abbey

Sligo Abbey was an abbey for the religious Dominican order that was founded in the 1200s. It was what they termed a friary. Now, if you're wondering what the difference is between friars and monks,...

Maynooth Castle Ruins

Knights, kings, feudal lords and monarchs - these are only some of the things that make Europe famous; medieval Europe, that is. And in those times of war and conquest, a man of high position...

The Magnificent Phoenix Park

This park is situated 3 kilometers to the northwestern portion of Dublin City in Ireland. It is an enclosed urban park considered to be the largest in Europe which covers 712 hectares or 1,760...

Be in love with Connemara National Park

In County Galway, West of Ireland is the home of one of Ireland's national parks - the Connemara National Park. It is one of Ireland's six national parks preserved and supervised by the National...

10 Travel Tips for Safe and Healthy International Exploring

Health and safety travel tips cannot and should not be ignored. This is a big world and there is a lot of it to explore. However, when traveling to an unfamiliar country, it is important to be...

The Pleasures of Hill walking

Hill walking is a very relaxing activity and experience especially when you are visiting Ireland's prime tourist spots. The climate allows you to walk to and fro different routes and mountain...

Things to do and see in Mayo

County Mayo is a county with an area of 5,398 sq km (2,084 sq mi) located in the western part of Ireland in the province of Connacht surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the northern and western...

Things to do and see in Belfast

In every city, there exists a modern and natural beauty, which is true for the city of Belfast in Northern Ireland. A city and a seaport, Belfast is one of Ireland's major commercial and industrial...

Dunmore Cave

More than its monarchal beauty and architectural legacies, Ireland still has a lot of sights to offer, most especially tourists from non-European countries. From mythical places such as Newgrange...

What not to miss when visiting Ireland

If you really want to relax and leave a chaotic and noisy city life, forget the world and the stressing work loads, then Ireland is your paradise. Any kind of dynamic or even self-indulgent...

Be Enticed with Killarney National Park

Killarney National Park is one of Ireland's prime national parks known for its wide and scenic mountainous views. It is located at the south and west of Killarney town in county Killarney. The...

The Devenish Island Monastic Site

The Devenish Island Monastic Site is located in the wonderful county of Fermanagh in the northern region of the country Ireland. Rich, historically varied Ireland is one of the places that you have...

Safety Tips for Your Home While on Vacation

If you are going away on vacation for a while, it's important to arrange to safeguard your home in your absence. This is important for several reasons including protecting the most expensive thing...

The Giant's Causeway

In County Antrim, Northern Ireland, a bridge disappears into the sea only a short distance from the shore. Thousands of tourists flock to the area to walk across the remains. A bridge that serves...

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