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 ]

County Tipperary: a tourist paradise

County Tipperary: a tourist paradise

Tipperary is one of the most famous counties in Ireland, subject of tales and songs, and that's simply because it is so beautiful that even other Irish counties have to admit it. Tipperary is a large-ish county in central Ireland, in the scenic Shannon Region. Beautiful towns and picturesque villages make Tipperary a delight for the urban traveler, but its natural attractions are nothing to scoff at either. Tipperary is rife with all sorts of historical attractions, many interesting pubs eve... [ read more ]

Historic Ireland: a guide to the Rock of Cashel

Historic Ireland: a guide to the Rock of Cashel

When the historical treasures of a regular small town are unveiled to the world at large, tourism doesn't stay blind to it for long, and sometimes the very things that made the town special are lost in the process of commercialization. But this is not the case with Cashel, a small Irish town that is home to some of the most stunning historical sites in Ireland. Cashel, in County Tipperary, has managed to preserve it sleepy, authentic small town feel even though it has become a very popular t... [ 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 ]