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Hurling

Hurling is said to be the world’s fastest field sport.

The wooden stick is called the hurley.

The ball is called the sliotar. It has a cork centre and a leather cover. 135 more words

General

Croke Park: Where Passion and Power Collide

The Facts

Welcome to Croke Park!

With a capacity of 82,500 people, Croke Park is the third largest stadium in Europe. Fun fact: Croke Park’s capacity is… 964 more words

Landmarks

Arrival

The title of this blog was inspired by the saying “seeing the world through rose-colored glasses.” In the case of Tourism Ireland, the more appropriate saying would be “seeing Ireland through emerald-colored glasses.” 246 more words