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A timeless Claddagh tradition

For the large Irish Diaspora in the United States, celtic symbolism is often seen as unique way of celebrating Irish heritage and ancestry. The US Migration Policy Institute estimates that there are approximately 39.6 million people living in the United States who claim to have full or partial Irish ancestry. 342 more words

Gifts For Women

Autour du Monde: l'Irlande/Ireland

Hello darlings and welcome back!! This week I’m bringing you the second installment of my Autour du Monde series all about Ireland!

Several years ago, I made the discovery that the country of Ireland grants citizenship to people whose grandparents and/or parents were born in Ireland. 2,251 more words


Dublin Extras - Gig 8-9 - Part Four

From the visit to Trinity College and the Book of Kells…

Book of Kells guide leaflet with poem of Pangur Bán inside.

The wording of Pangur Bán reminded me so much of Jim. 151 more words

Simple Minds

Victorian Architecture, Queen Victoria, and The Book of Kells

On our first day in Ireland my dad and I went to the grocery store. The grocery store is located in the St. Stephens Green Mall. 286 more words


More Book Of Kells Poetry

From another unnamed Irish monk at St Gallen in Switzerland…


"Hunting Words I Sit All Night" - Trinity College and the Book of Kells

A bucket list dream was ticked off today with a visit to Trinity College. About 32 years it has been on the “must see” list…and finally! 144 more words

Simple Minds

Whiskey in the Jar- Ireland

Hello Lads!

Where now? You guessed it right; I am in the land of good luck, shamrocks, kisses, red hair, and pots of gold. This time it’s from Dublin, Ireland. 611 more words

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