The most fascinating ruins in Ireland

The most fascinating ruins in Ireland

Reading about the past of Ireland in history books or staring at exhibits in museums can be a lot of fun, but nothing compares to how history just comes alive when you are actually visiting the remnants of times past. The lush green Irish countryside hides many such treasures, some famous and visited by many, and some of them forgotten by all except for locals. Often when you walk aimlessly in some scenic corner of Ireland, you might chance upon an old ruin that can date back to medieval tim... [ read more ]

5 little known attractions in Ireland

5 little known attractions in Ireland

Anyone who has ever considered visiting Ireland (and even those who didn't) has heard about world famous attractions like the Cliffs of Moher, Blarney Castle, the Rock of Cashel and the Ring of Kerry. But Ireland can't be reduced to a list of famous attractions, because there will always be some beautiful or unusual site that is known only to locals, or to few visitors. The appeal of Ireland lies in the fact that there is a seemingly endless possibility to discover new places and try new exp... [ read more ]