The Seven Wonders of Ireland

The Seven Wonders of Ireland

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were the typical tourist attractions of the past, whose cultural importance was immeasurable, and which are talked about even today, when only one of them remains. But many other seven wonders have been created and discovered since then, and of course that Ireland has a set of wonders of its own. A culture, history and landscape as interesting and as rich as Ireland's has well over seven wonders, and it isn't easy to choose only a few of them. However, ... [ read more ]

The best budget attractions in Ireland

The best budget attractions in Ireland

For quite some time, Ireland has had a reputation for being quite expensive compared to other European countries, but nowadays it is becoming increasingly affordable when it comes to accommodation and transport, especially flights. But getting to Ireland and finding a cheap place to sleep would not normally guarantee that you can escape spending money, because many of the interesting attractions (museums and such) have an entry fee. However, there are tons of great sights in Ireland that are... [ read more ]

Top 5 reasons to visit Ireland

Top 5 reasons to visit Ireland

When someone decides to visit a country, they usually do some research about it to know what to expect, and sometimes even to find out why exactly they should visit it. In the case of Ireland, it's not difficult to come up with reasons why you should visit it as soon as you can. Just think of the amazingly green countryside, the quaint little villages with colorful houses, the bustling towns and cities, amazing nightlife and some mind blowing natural attractions. But if  for some reason you... [ read more ]

The most interesting sacred sites in Ireland

The most interesting sacred sites in Ireland

As well as an all round mighty beautiful place to visit, Ireland is also a place that is surrounded by a certain healthy dose of mystery, partly because ancient pagan, mystical, religious and sacred sites haven't been neglected or forgotten by the people. While driving around the Irish countryside, it is not unusual to see ring forts that are attributed to the fair folk, sacred stones that haven't been removed even if a road was supposed to be built over them, or places that don't look all t... [ read more ]