Trim Castle is the largest Anglo-Norman castle in Ireland. This massive twenty-sided tower, which is cruciform in shape, was constructed over a thirty year period (starting in 1176) by Hugh de Lacy and his son Walter. […]
Tykocin (Tiktin, טיקטין) is an old, small town in north-eastern Poland, with 1,800 inhabitants (1998), located on the Narew river. The name of Tykocin was first mentioned in the 11th century. In 1522 the noble family of Gashtold, […]
The Skellig Islands, Skellig Michael and, stand aloof in the Atlantic Ocean some 12 km south-west of Valentia Island, County Kerry.
Carrantuohill is the highest peak in Ireland. Located in the middle of Ring of Kerry, it is 1,038 metres high and is the central peak of the Macgillycuddy’s Reeks range.
Carrick–a-Rede Rope Bridge is a famous rope bridge near Ballintoy in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. This 30-metre deep and 20-metre wide chasm is traversed by a rope bridge traditionally erected by salmon fishermen.
The Giants Causeways, situated on the North coast of Ireland, was formed some 50-60 million years ago as a result of repeat outpourings of volcanic basalt, during the Tertiary period of the earth’s evolution. This is […]
Powerscourt Gardens in County Wicklow with over 2300 square meters of plants, bulbs, seeds and more is one of the most beautiful gardens in Ireland!
Glendalough, Co Wicklow – the valley of the two lakes – is one of Ireland’s most beautiful visitors destinations for its spectacular scenery, rich history, archaeology and abundant wildlife.
The Ring of Kerry (or Iveragh Peninsula to give it its correct name) is a tourist trail and part of the mystical & unspoilt region of Ireland that has attracted visitors for hundreds of years.
The three Aran Islands, Inis Mór Island (Big Island), Inis Meáin Island (Middle island) and Inis Oírr Island (East island) are situated in a north westerly, south easterly direction at the mouth of Galway Bay, […]