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"Ireland's most revered ancient landscape".

Sometimes, when city life palls, I don my boots and head out to County Meath and the hillforts and burial mounds of  this historic landscape. This is one of Ireland’s most beautiful rural landscapes, peppered with archaeological and historic sites, along the beautiful valley of the river Boyne. 618 more words

Sculpture, Art And Culture

Ancient Places | A Poem

What cities lie buried beneath each hill?

Monuments born of ancient times,

Forgotten and lost but standing still,

Neglected, disconnected, these are our crimes.

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Top 5 must see spots

We thought about these long and hard, and if you’re in the Dublin area for a short trip then we recommend you definitely go out of your way to see the following: 459 more words


Life Lessons from Maya Angelou

There are many quotes from Maya Angelou that I love but from conversations I’ve been having with friends and clients over the past few days, I think this one will resonate with a lot of people: 360 more words


Tour of the Hill of Tara and Newgrange

This was the only event in my entire Irish dream adventure that did not involve a hike or any other significant walking: a day trip via bus and guided tour to the valley of the… 1,757 more words


A Less Direct Route to Dublin

After leaving the Derrynagarra farm life behind I had to make a quick stop for petrol. I got a little trigger happy with the fuel which helped me make up my mind – motorway or adventure way? 216 more words

So many old things, so little time...

Everywhere you look theres another old rock or mound of earth with some historical significance…everywhere. 753 more words