Halloween in Ireland, traditionally known as Samhain (SOW-in), marks the end of the harvest season and the beginning of the ‘darker half’ of the year. Rituals and traditions that we still carry out today were begun in Ireland as far back as 10th century- including pumpkin carving, the wearing of costumes, and trick or treating. Ireland, an already magical […]
Thanks to the Ocean Sands Hotel in Sligo for sending this great infographic of cycling in Ireland! Having just finished riding the Great Western Greenway we are excited to do more!
Ireland is surrounded by islands – many of which are inhabited and retain wonderful cultural charms as well as the native Irish language. Many thanks to Paul Murphy, Managing Director of Murphy of Ireland, for sharing this beautifully done Islands of Ireland infographic.