Irish Landmarks – Places Where Celtic Symbolism Comes Alive

If you are interested in Celtic jewelry, you may also be interested in the meaning of the common symbols that appear in Celtic jewelry designs. There are many places in Ireland, such as museums or Churchyards, where these symbols remain, as powerful, sacred reminders of the past. You can enjoy a deeper understanding of your […]

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Irish Influence on Modern Culture – Literature, Music, and Jewelry

The Irish storytelling tradition is rich with spirituality, mythology, and history: even today, the Irish people carry on the traditions of their ancestors, when contributing to the arts. Specifically, many examples of Irish influence in books, music, and jewelry design can be found today, as the popularity of Irish symbols and traditional songs and stories […]

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Unique Virtual Tour of Newgrange Ireland

One of the greatest man-made recurring wonders of the world is the Winter Solstice at Newgrange, Co. Meath, Ireland. On the 21 st December each year, as dawn rises, sunlight enters the 5000 year old chamber. It is an awesome spectacle of mathematical precision that contradicts completely with the notion that our distant forefathers of […]

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Irish cuisine – comfort cooking at it’s best

Autumn is finally here. For book lovers it means a cup of chocolate or coffee on a cold afternoon and curling up with a good book. For the nature enthusiasts it means a long walk and watching the leaves change color. For fashionistas it means new boots and scarves. And for foodies it means indulging […]

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5 romantic Irish destinations for a honeymoon getaway

Did you know the tradition of honeymooning is actually derived from the ancient Irish custom of “month of honey”? It was used to describe the first lunar month after the couple was married and it was customary for family and friends to give the couple special goblets to toast each other with, and enough mead […]

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Irish Cuisine – Adding some Celtic Influence To Your Menu

The world may not consider Ireland to be the centre of gourmet cuisine, but Ireland’s reputation as a force in the world of food is growing steadily. As Dublin, in particular, becomes more cosmopolitan, and swells with new business and life, the desire for refined tastes and gourmet recipes grows apace. There are many restaurants […]

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