☘️ St Patrick’s Day in Ireland ☘️

Well, it’s that time of the year again!  Ireland takes centre stage.  And rightly so!  President Biden, the most Irish American President since John F Kennedy, launched Irish-American Heritage month on the first of March.  It’s a month long Irish party and the whole world is invited.  St. Patrick’s Day, the 17th March, when the […]

Reasons to Research your Family Ancestry

Family History is so important to research for many reasons. You’ve probably been thinking about taking it on for years. Don’t leave it too long. There is no time like the present. You don’t have to do it all in one go and you can always ask for help. If you think it’s just too […]

Reasons to Record your Family Ancestry

Now you have been bitten by the Family Ancestry Bug.  It is so important to document all the work and research.  Irish roots can be difficult to trace, so when you find every little bit of information it should be documented. It can save a lot of heartache. If you don’t write it down you […]

Five Fun Things to do and COVID Safer Too

We have all had our lives turned upside down in the last year and knowing you really want to get back to Ireland.  Understanding you might be feeling a little nervous of the tourist spots and how very hard it can be to find ‘off the beaten track’ places yourself,  So I thought I would […]

Five Favourite Medieval Castles in Ireland

Ireland is one of the most castellated countries in Europe.  There is a huge amount to choose from and this is just a few of the most impressive and picturesque medieval castles to visit. Dublin Castle Dublin is the Capital of Ireland and owes it’s name to the Dubh Linn, or Black Pool, which was […]