13 10, 2017
Samhain was the festival of the dead. Ancestors were honored in Celtic Society, but demons and evil spirits were feared. During Samhain, it was also common to mark the door of your home with the blood of a slaughtered animal.
11 10, 2017
The Banshee means “Fairy Woman” or some say “Woman of the Fairy Mound” and is a common presence and theme in many Irish stories and within Irish Mythology.
3 09, 2017
It is said that hurling was first introduced to Ireland in about 1200 BC when our Celtic Ancestors came to Ireland and it is mentioned in Ancient Laws of Ireland, The Brehon Law. Hurling has been played for over 3000 years.
19 08, 2017
There is excitement in Ireland at the moment and in Irish communities throughout the world. It is time for the annual Rose of Tralee International Festival, where one lucky girl will be crowned the Rose of Tralee 2017.
24 07, 2017
The Claddagh ring is a traditional Irish ring, which represents love, loyalty, and friendship. It is originally from the Irish fishing town of Claddagh, located outside the old walls of Galway, which is now incorporated into the city of Galway.
22 06, 2017
I will be guiding you to some of Ireland’s most famous historical sites, and along the Norman Way in County Wexford where many of the major sites were founded by William Marshal; some of these are New Ross, Country Wexford,
1 05, 2017
Celtic Culture is steeped in ancient history and traditions. Many of these pagan traditions, beliefs, practices and festivals are mentioned in the earliest Irish literature and within Irish Mythology.
20 04, 2017
Inspired by the American and French Revolutions, giving Ireland, the Inspiration to rise up against an oppressive force of foreign rule. The 1798 Rebellion gifted Ireland with the ability to see a future of our own making. The songs, stories and famous names of the 1798 Rebellion are still sung and spoken about today.
16 03, 2017
St Patrick’s Day is the national holiday in Ireland honoring the Irish Patron Saint, Saint Patrick. It is a day when the world celebrates everything [...]